Originally posted on FatManWriting  |  Last updated 1/9/14
Vanderbilt's James Franklin has been one of the hottest names in football in recent weeks. The Commodores had another solid year under Franklin. They won their second bowl game in a row, finishing ranked for two consecutive seasons, won nine games--all things the program had never accomplished before.Fans love him, players love him, and he wins. No wonder he's in demand.@EyeOnCFB/TwitterIf the rumor is to be believed Penn State wants to make him their next head coach. According to Donnie Collins from the Times Tribune:Two sources close to Penn State's program confirmed to The Times-Tribune late Wednesday night that Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin was offered the head coaching position during an hours-long meeting with the university's search committee in Destin, Fla. Both sources, who spoke on anonymity because no official announcement had been made, said Franklin is expected to either accept or reject the job today [Thursday].I always take anything that claims to have 'sources...
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