Posted September 17, 2012 on
Navy fell to Penn State 34-7 on Saturday afternoon. grades every aspect of the Mids performance against the Nittany Lions.

Emotional scene, Penn State team singing the Alma Mater

The pregame flyover prior to Penn State's week three game against Navy was pretty cool, but few images will resonate the way the postgame singing of the Penn State Alma Mater will for me, and I can only imagine that those with much closer ties and bonds to the Penn State community will agree. One of the new Penn State traditions head coach Bill O'Brien is bringing to the...

Photo Album: Penn State 34, Navy 7

It has been a while since we shared some photos with you, so I felt it was time to do so. Here is my photo set from Penn State's 34-7 win against Navy this past weekend. Some of these photos have been added to the Nittany Lions Den Flickr group, which is open to all to join and share photos. From time to time we will share some of the photos found on the Flickr...

The Blue Band's military tribute, in photos

Penn State hosted Military Appreciation Day over the weekend as they hosted Navy in football. The day was filled with pageantry, including a military fly over, a parade of champions and salutes to our nation's veterans and those currently serving. The Penn State Blue Band also paid tribute to the different services of the armed forces during their halftime show. They have done...

Joy back in Happy Valley for one day

When the sun rose over Mount Nittany on Saturday morning, it had been 10 torturous months since Penn State last won a football game, and even longer since the Nittany Lions emerged victorious from Beaver Stadium. Granted, in college football, 10 months isn't all that long. Not with an eight-month offseason, anyway. But for most in and around the Penn State program, the wait...

2014 CB Truitt Recaps Saturday at Penn State

St. John's College (Washington, D.C.) class of 2014 cornerback Omar Truitt took in Penn State's win against Navy on Saturday, and he spoke to FOXSportsNEXT about what he called a "perfect" day. He also explained what the staff is saying about an offer.

Penn St moves on after clearing next hurdle: a win

Penn State football's new era has cleared another hurdle. The 34-7 win over Navy was the first victory for rookie coach Bill O'Brien. It was also the first win since the NCAA slammed the school with strict sanctions in July. Linebacker Michael Mauti led the defense with 12 tackles. He says the win moves Penn State (1-2) another ''page forward'' and gives...

NCAA task force to oversee $60M Penn St. fine

A new NCAA task force will come up with guidelines for how to distribute the record $60 million fine that Penn State has agreed to pay in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal. The money will fund programs designed to combat child sexual abuse and help victims around the country. The 10-member task force was announced Tuesday. The group will set policy and hire a third-party administrator...

McHale Reviews Penn State Visit

Dunmore High offensive tackle James McHale camped at Penn State in June, and caught the eye of offensive line coach Mac McWhorter.

Robinson Named to Biletnikoff Watch List

Penn State wide receiver Allen Robinson is named to the Biletnikoff Award Watch List after a fast start to his sophomore season.

Sentencing date set for ex-Penn State assistant Jerry Sandusky

Jerry Sandusky, the former Penn State assistant football coach who in June was convicted of 45 counts of sex abuse against boys, is scheduled to be sentenced Oct. 9.

NAVY: Lion Defense Making Things Happen

Ted Roof's charges came up big in Penn State's easy victory over the Midshipmen Saturday. The unit forced four more turnovers and improve on third downs.

PSU pair ask to be tried separately

Two former Penn State administrators facing charges related to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal are seeking to be tried separately.

Sandusky to be sentenced Oct. 9

There's little doubt former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky faces a long prison sentence. In a few weeks, he'll find out just how long.

OLB Lezzer Visits Familiar Place

Clearfield (Pa.) High outside linebacker Christian Lezzer knows all about Penn State since he grew up near the campus and had a pair of family members play for the Nittany Lions. On Saturday, he made an unofficial visit for the Navy game and he spoke with FOXSportsNEXT about it.
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