Found January 10, 2014 on College Spun:
According to the official Twitter handle for Penn State Athletics, the school will be making a “major announcement” on Saturday at 4:15 EST. The Nittany Lions are expected to announce their next football head coach after former head man Bill O’Brien’s recent departure. #PennState President Rodney Erickson and Director of Athletics Dave Joyner will make a major announcement Saturday at 4:15 p.m. #WeAre — Penn State Athletics (@GoPSUsports1) January 10, 2014 It’s been reported by numerous publications that PSU and Vanderbilt coach James Franklin have agreed to terms, despite the school’s AD David Williams reportedly doing his best to convince him to stick around. According to ESPN’s Brett McMurphy, the deal will be worth up to 4.5 million per year. James Franklin expected to receive contract worth up to $4.5M/year at Penn State, source told @ESPN. Bill O’Brien made $3.82M — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) January 10, 2014 More as we learn it.

Report: James Franklin offered Penn State head coaching job.

James Franklin's days has head coach of Vanderbilt may be numbered, if not completely over. ESPN reports that Penn State has offered Franklin the job of head coach of the Nittany Lions. Franklin reportedly will make his decision on whether to take the job or to stay in Nashville on Thursday. Franklin was born in Pennsylvania, so the home ties, along with the money Penn St. can...

Penn State Football: Major news to be announced Saturday afternoon

Penn State President and Director of Athletes Dave Joyner are scheduled to make a major announcement at a press conference at 4:15 P.M. on Saturday, January 11th. We heard yesterday that Penn State and James Franklin were close to a deal, and that it would likely be announced on Saturday. Well, Penn State just announced that they will hold a major press conference tomorrow, which...

Penn State To Hire James Franklin

James Franklin is a Pennsylvania guy, so the hire makes sense. Bruce Feldman is reporting that James Franklin is set to be named the new head coach at Penn State. BREAKING #Vandy coach James Franklin is expected to be the next head coach at #PennState, per source — Bruce Feldman (@BFeldmanCBS) January 9, 2014 Franklin has become one of the hottest coaching names with his success...

REPORT: Penn State offers Franklin head coach position

Two sources have came out saying that Penn State has offered James Franklin a head coaching position. Both sources, who spoke on conditions of anonymity to The Times-Tribune because no official announcement had been made, said Franklin is expected to either accept or reject the job today. The Vanderbilt coach has done wonders for the Commodores bringing them from the bottom to the...

College Football: Penn State Says “Got Him”, But Franklin Says “Not Yet”

If James Franklin is really on his way out of Nashville, he hasn’t officially told anyone yet because, according to David Williams, (Vanderbilt’s AD), they still have a head football coach as of this afternoon, and there is no truth…Read more →

Report: Penn State Hires James Franklin to Replace Bill O’Brien as Head Coach

Bill O’Brien left Penn State a little over a week ago, but the Nittany Lions have already tapped the next leader of their football program. Penn State has hired James Franklin to be their next head coach, according to CBS Sports’ Bruce Feldman. The hiring comes just days after Franklin interviewed at the school and before his scheduled interview with the Cleveland Browns. Franklin...

James Franklin Named New Head Coach at Penn State

After a successful three-year stint as Vanderbilt’s head coach, James Franklin is returning home. Franklin was announced as Penn State’s...

Terms of Franklin’s Penn State Contract

The new Nittany Lion coach stands to make more than $25 million over the next six years.

Penn State hiring Vandy's Franklin as new head football coach

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FOS TV: Behind the Scenes With Franklin

Our "BrennanCam" video shows you a different side of Penn State's new head football coach.

High School Coaches React to Franklin Hire

High school from New Jersey to Maryland react to Penn State's new head coach James Franklin.

Recruits Flipping Out Over Franklin

Two former Vandy commits are now headed to Penn State for the Class of 2014. Other offers are out.

Hoosier Links: Jan. 12, 2014

In today's Hoosier Links there are three stories about IU's win over Penn State Saturday in Big Ten action in State College, Pa.
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