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Penn State linebacker Glenn Carson tackled several topics on Wednesday, including the progress of the linebackers, Coach Vanderlinden, young players that have impressed him and more.

Keeping (grades) up with Jones

Paul Jones walked into his apartment, headed to his room and fell lifelessly onto the bed. His bag, thrown on the floor surrounded by mangled laundry, crumpled papers and empty Gatorade bottles. Practice ran late and he knew he had to wake up for a 7 a.m. workout the next morning, but couldn’t resist to get a few rounds of NBA 2K12 in on his Play Station 3 with his roommates...

Paterno's estate paid millions by Penn St.

Penn State says it has provided more than $5.5 million in payments and benefits to settle Joe Paterno's employment contract. School spokesman Bill Mahon says the university and Paterno's estate finalized the remaining payments due to the longtime coach, who was fired in November in the wake of former assistant Jerry Sandusky's arrest on child sexual abuse charges. Paterno...

A simple black shoe tribute for Joe Paterno

When you think of Joe Paterno you probably visualize three things right off the bat. His Coke-bottle glasses. His rolled up khakis. His black sneakers. The black sneakers were such a part of Paterno that even his statue outside Beaver Stadium bears a Nike branding on the heel (pictured). Nearly three months after his death, Joe Paterno will receive at least one more tribute...

Penn State Blue White Game watching parties in Chicago and California

On Saturday thousands of Penn State fans will make the spring pilgrimage to Beaver Stadium for the annual Blue White Game. For some this is a chance to soak in the Beaver Stadium experience, even if it is massively scaled down from this. For those unable or unwilling to make the trip they will be able to get their Blue White Game fix by watching on television. This year's Blue...

Soccer coach's daughter dies in crash

The daughter of Penn State men's soccer coach Bob Warming died in a car crash over the weekend, The Daily Collegian reported Tuesday. Police said Audrey Warming, 21, was driving the wrong way on a highway exit ramp near Pittsburgh Sunday morning when her car struck another vehicle head-on at around 2:00am local time. She was later pronounced dead at the University of Pittsburgh...

Penn State's 2012 football poster is everything you expect from Penn State

Which is to say it is as plain as the uniforms and helmets the team wears. So, what do you think? Thumbs up or thumbs down? You can grab a free poster this weekend at the Blue White Game and festivities. HT: @PSUSTRETCH

Penn St. officials seek pretrial delay

Two Penn State administrators accused of lying to the grand jury that investigated Jerry Sandusky are asking for more time to make their latest pretrial court filing. Lawyers for Tim Curley and Gary Schultz asked a judge on Tuesday to push back the deadline for them to respond to state prosecutors until May 4. Curley, the school's athletic director on leave, was to file the...

Penn State Blue White Game preview

  Schedule 10:00 a.m. - Carnival and entertainment stage open 11:30 a.m. - Gates A and B open for autograph session 12:00 p.m. - Gates C and E open for autograph sessionNote: Autoraph session runs approximately from 11:55 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.  2:00 p.m. - Blue White Game kicks offWatch the game live on BTN2Go; Replay on Big Ten Network at 8 p.m. Scoring Format This year...

Penn State lineman DeOn'tae Pannell visits Saints

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FOS TV: Nittany Lions in a Hurry

Penn State shifted into high gear for a portion of Wednesday's practice. We were there to see what was going on. Now you can check it out.

Gress Tackles Starting Job on OL

Penn State's redshirt junior has transformed his game and his body, and has moved up the depth chart because of it.

New Format for Blue-White Game

It will be offense vs. defense in Penn State's spring scrimmage at Beaver Stadium Saturday. Get the lowdown on the format and scoring system right here.

BREAKDOWN: McGloin's Hurry-Up Work

We take a closer look at Penn State's offense during the "NASCAR" portion of practice Wednesday. The focus is on the first four plays.

INSIDE LOOK: Wednesday Practice

Wednesday marked the thirteenth practice of the spring session for the Penn State football squad and the third practice in as many days for the players. See what happened as the squad was back in pads.


It will be a busy week for the Nittany Lions as they wrap spring drills with lots of practice and then the Blue-White Game Saturday.
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