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November 28, 2021

  • ESPN’s Rittenberg: Rebuilding at USC/LSU Wasn’t Appealing to Franklin

    ESPN’s Adam Rittenberg says he heard James Franklin’s contract extension was in the works the last few weeks and rebuilding at USC or LSU wasn’t appealing to him.

  • Bauer: Penn State Football Program Has ‘Work to Do’ With Franklin

    On3Sports/Blue-White Illustrated’s Nate Bauer says there’s ‘work to do’ improving the Penn State football program to help James Franklin.

  • Penn State and James Franklin Agree to 10-Year Deal

    Steve talks about the Franklin contract on Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 Show UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State’s James Franklin has agreed to the terms of a new 10-year contract to remain as the head football coach of the Nittany Lions through 2031. The terms were approved by the Subcommittee on Compensation of the Penn State Board of Trustees today. “Penn State’s future is bright, and I’m honored to continue to serve as your head football coach,” said Franklin. “Nine weeks ago, the administration approached me about making a long-term investment in our football program. This prompted numerous conversations outlining…

  • Talking about Christian Veilleux

    Cory Geiger of DK Sports Pittsburgh talks with Steve about the debut of PSU Backup Quarterback Christian Veilleux

  • Steve Questions What CFB is Doing with Scheduling

    Steve questions what college football is doing with scheduling, especially the big rivalries.

Penn State and more

Mustipher Named a Semifinalist for Rotary Lombardi Award

Oct 13, 2021

  Award honors a college football offensive or defensive lineman   HOUSTON – Penn State senior defensive tackle PJ Mustipher has been named a semifinalist for the The Rotary Lombardi Award®, it was announced on Wednesday. Mustipher is one of 12 semifinalists who will compete for this year’s award.   The Rotary Lombardi Award® goes annually to the college football offensive or defensive lineman, who in addition to outstanding performance and ability, best exemplifies the character and discipline of NFL Hall of Fame Head Coach Vince Lombardi.   PJ Mustipher · Sr. · DT · 6-4 · 323 · Owings Mills,…

Stout Garners Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

Oct 4, 2021

Senior averaged 46.3 yards per punt, hit a 50-yard field goal in win over Indiana   UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State senior kicker/punter Jordan Stout was tabbed the Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week, announced by the league office on Monday. Stout had a major role in No. 4/4 Penn State’s 24-0 win over Indiana on Saturday.   The senior averaged 46.3 yards per punt on six attempts. He launched a 51-yard punt and a 50-yard punt while placing four inside the 20 and one inside the 10.   Stout has 14 punts of 50 or more yards…

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Penn State and James Franklin Agree to 10-Year Deal

Steve talks about the Franklin contract on Tuesday, Nov 23, 2021 Show UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State’s James Franklin has agreed to the terms of a new 10-year contract to remain as the head football coach of the Nittany Lions through 2031. The terms were approved by the Subcommittee on Compensation of the Penn State Board of Trustees today. “Penn State’s future is bright, and I’m honored to continue to serve as your head football coach,” said Franklin. “Nine weeks ago, the administration approached me about making a long-term investment in our football program. This prompted numerous conversations outlining…

What 2 Watch 4 with The King

Yankee’s COVID cases, tax day, and NBA ratings are just some What 2 Watch 4 this week with the King! Full Friday podcast here. 

Look: Penn State receives gift from Cotton Bowl

By NICK KOSKO  Lions 24/7 Penn State finished No. 9 overall and capped off an 11-2 season in 2019 with a 53-39 victory over Memphis in the Cotton Bowl. The Nittany Lions narrowly missed out on the Big Ten Championship game with a 28-17 loss to Ohio State. They dominated on the ground with 202 rushing yards and two touchdowns from running back Journey Brown, among others to run away from Memphis. However, the coolest victory moment may be the new addition to Penn State’s campus. The Cotton Bowl sent a gift to Penn State for the victory, making it one…

2019-2020 Bowl Projections from CBS Sports

Click here to see the latest projections for the bowl season and to see where Penn State might be headed.