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Nittany Lions Den:
The 2012 season is in the books and college football's award season is in full swing. This year I wanted to try something new during the early months of the off-season knowing there would be no bowl game for Penn State fans to be looking forward to. Introducing the (First Annual?) Penn State Fan Vote, where Penn State fans will get a chance to voice their picks for top moments, players, games, and more from the 2011 season.
The idea is simple. From now until December 19 you will have a chance to nominate your picks for a variety of categories related to the 2011 season. All nominations will be counted and finalists for each category will be revealed on Friday, December 21. We will then open voting for each award and announce the winners for each starting on Wednesday, January 2, 2013.
Below are the categories you will be voting on this year. To submit a nominee you can either leave a comment in the comment section or send an email with your nominees using our Contact p...
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