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    Favorite NFL Teams in U.S. by County

    By Will Brinson / NFL Writer (CBSSports.com) – The good folks at Twitter — or, more specifically, Twitter Sports — are doing pretty awesome NFL-related work this year, in terms of measuring the most talked-about players and most talked-about teams each week. They took a real deep look into NFL fanhood on Wednesday, looking at the geography of various NFL fanbases. (You can click here to get INTERACTIVE with the map, woo.) Utilizing the followers from each NFL team (instead of mentions, smart), the Twitter crew was able to discern how it breaks down geographically. It’s fascinating to see the breakdown…

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    SI’s Oklahoma State Allegations Unfounded

    CBSSports.com – Oklahoma State and the NCAA have issued a joint statement on their investigation into allegations of widespread NCAA violations in the Cowboys program leveled by a 2013 Sports Illustrated report, calling the allegations “fundamentally unfounded.” The NCAA did issue the school a notice of allegations detailing three “Level II” violations. The wide-ranging SI series reported cash payments to players by coaches and boosters,academic misconduct that included grade-fixing and other violations. “After a thorough review by the NCAA Enforcement Staff and an outside consultant hired by Oklahoma State University, allegations of misconduct in the Oklahoma State football program as…

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    SRO for PSU Wrestling

    GoPSUSports.com, (UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.) –  A limited number of Standing Room Only (SRO) tickets for Penn State’s six Rec Hall home dual meets are set to go on sale Tuesday, October 21, beginning at 10 a.m. Fans may purchase the single-match tickets only by calling 1-800-NITTANY. With another full-season sell-out ready to start, roughly 300 SROs will be made available. The SRO’s give fans access to stand along the Rec Hall track for Penn State’s home duals against Lehigh (Nov. 9), Virginia Tech (Dec. 19), Indiana (Jan. 9), Purdue (Jan. 18), Minnesota (Jan. 25), and Rider (Feb. 22). The public…

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    Bye Week 2 Q & A

    GoPSUSports.com – UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State defensive coordinator and safeties coach Bob Shoop spoke with the media on Thursday.  The Nittany Lions return to action on Oct. 25 against Ohio State. Take a look at a Q&A with Shoop during the bye week. Q: How would you rate the way the defense has played during the first half of the season? Shoop: “I think we’ve played pretty well. Obviously, we are 4-2. In four weeks, we have done enough to win the game. In two weeks, we haven’t done enough to win the game. At the midpoint to…

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    Week Six Franklin News Conference Highlights

    James Franklin Transcript – Oct. 7 Tony Mancuso – GOPSUSports.com – Following a bye week, Penn State returns to action on Saturday with a primetime game against Michigan (7 p.m. on ESPN2). Head coach James Franklin previewed the matchup against the Wolverines on Tuesday afternoon inside the Beaver Stadium Media Room. On the heels of a productive bye week, Franklin is pleased with how the team got back to work on Sunday during the first practice of Michigan week. The Nittany Lions practiced three times last week before the players had a few days off to recharge. “It seems like…

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Week Six Franklin News Conference Highlights

Oct 8, 2014

James Franklin Transcript – Oct. 7 Tony Mancuso – GOPSUSports.com – Following a bye week, Penn State returns to action on Saturday with a primetime game against Michigan (7 p.m. on ESPN2). Head coach James Franklin previewed the matchup against the Wolverines on Tuesday afternoon inside the Beaver Stadium Media Room. On the heels of a productive bye week, Franklin is pleased with how the team got back to work on Sunday during the first practice of Michigan week. The Nittany Lions practiced three times last week before the players had a few days off to recharge. “It seems like…

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Fran Fisher’s 91 Birthday Cake from Coach Franklin

Sep 24, 2014

When the then incoming Penn State football coach James Franklin said he would blow up balloons at birthday parties, he didn’t mention delivering the cake as well. That’s exactly what he did at Tuesday’s media conference  for the legendary Penn State broadcaster Fran Fisher. Fran celebrated his 91st birthday on Tuesday, September 23rd, and was honored by Franklin by presenting Fisher with a cake. Mike Brennen from Fight On State posted this video.

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nfltwitter

Favorite NFL Teams in U.S. by County

By Will Brinson / NFL Writer (CBSSports.com) – The good folks at Twitter — or, more specifically, Twitter Sports — are doing pretty awesome NFL-related work this year, in terms of measuring the most talked-about players and most talked-about teams each week. They took a real deep look into NFL fanhood on Wednesday, looking at the geography of various NFL fanbases. (You can click here to get INTERACTIVE with the map, woo.) Utilizing the followers from each NFL team (instead of mentions, smart), the Twitter crew was able to discern how it breaks down geographically. It’s fascinating to see the breakdown…

OKLASU

SI’s Oklahoma State Allegations Unfounded

CBSSports.com – Oklahoma State and the NCAA have issued a joint statement on their investigation into allegations of widespread NCAA violations in the Cowboys program leveled by a 2013 Sports Illustrated report, calling the allegations “fundamentally unfounded.” The NCAA did issue the school a notice of allegations detailing three “Level II” violations. The wide-ranging SI series reported cash payments to players by coaches and boosters,academic misconduct that included grade-fixing and other violations. “After a thorough review by the NCAA Enforcement Staff and an outside consultant hired by Oklahoma State University, allegations of misconduct in the Oklahoma State football program as…

psuwrestlingmat

SRO for PSU Wrestling

GoPSUSports.com, (UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.) –  A limited number of Standing Room Only (SRO) tickets for Penn State’s six Rec Hall home dual meets are set to go on sale Tuesday, October 21, beginning at 10 a.m. Fans may purchase the single-match tickets only by calling 1-800-NITTANY. With another full-season sell-out ready to start, roughly 300 SROs will be made available. The SRO’s give fans access to stand along the Rec Hall track for Penn State’s home duals against Lehigh (Nov. 9), Virginia Tech (Dec. 19), Indiana (Jan. 9), Purdue (Jan. 18), Minnesota (Jan. 25), and Rider (Feb. 22). The public…

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Bye Week 2 Q & A

GoPSUSports.com – UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State defensive coordinator and safeties coach Bob Shoop spoke with the media on Thursday.  The Nittany Lions return to action on Oct. 25 against Ohio State. Take a look at a Q&A with Shoop during the bye week. Q: How would you rate the way the defense has played during the first half of the season? Shoop: “I think we’ve played pretty well. Obviously, we are 4-2. In four weeks, we have done enough to win the game. In two weeks, we haven’t done enough to win the game. At the midpoint to…