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The NFL Combine is still underway in Indianapolis but the workout portions are now in the books for the four Penn State players who made the trip to work out and interview for potential NFL jobs. Linebacker Gerald Hodges appears to have had the best overall workout performance among the Nittany Lions, but defensive tackle Jordan Hill and offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch should still feel OK about their potential draft stock. And what can you say about linebacker Michael Mauti and the way he took control of the one workout he was able to participate in?
Michael Mauti takes advantage of limited exposure
Mauti is still in the recovery phase from that ACL injury from last November, so running and jumping were out of the mix in Indianapolis. So Mauti made sure to go in to beast mode on the bench press work out and walked away with the third best rep total among linebackers. Assuming he impressed in any potential interviews with NFL teams, this should have been a solid trip for...
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Veteran Penn State athletic department administrator and assistant coach Fran Ganter is retiring after nearly five decades at his alma mater.
A former player, Ganter also served as an assistant for 33 years under the late coach Joe Paterno. He became offensive coordinator in 1984 and oversaw the offense for the 1986 national title team. Ganter became assistant head coach in 2000...
One of the giants of Penn State football, former offensive coordinator and assistant head coach Fran Ganter, will retire:
“I am very proud and thankful to have been a member of the Penn State Football family for the past 46 years,” Ganter stated. [snip]
Ganter coached a number of Penn State greats, including running backs Curt Warner, D.J. Dozier, Blair Thomas, Ki-Jana Carter...
Penn State hosted Monroeville (PA) safety Montae Nicholson for an unofficial visit last weekend, and the Nittany Lion coaching staff certainly made him feel welcome. Nicholson discussed his trip with FOXSportsNext.
Delaware linebacker becomes the third member of the Nittany Lions' Class of 2014. He pledged to PSU Tuesday.
No.16 Wisconsin has an opportunity to enhance its NCAA Tournament resume after a 5-0 victory Sunday, but a 3-2 overtime loss to Penn State crushes the Badgers' postseason hopes. Badger Nation rewinds the series.
A children's charity founded by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is asking a judge for permission to sell its headquarters.
Judge William Morgan on Friday scheduled a March 28 hearing on the request by The Second Mile to sell the two-story building in State College for $650,000.
The Second Mile was started by Sandusky in 1977 to help at-risk children...
A special prosecutor will examine whether secrecy rules were violated in proceedings by the grand jury that investigated Jerry Sandusky and three former Penn State administrators who are currently facing criminal charges., http://juicedsportsblog.com/sports-news/news/special-prosecutor-will-review-penn-state-jury
Harrisburg (Pa.) High running back Robert Martin discusses his weekend visit to Penn State, and also talks about his changes of gaining an offer.
Following Sunday's 5-0 victory over Penn State things seemed to be going to plan for Wisconsin hockey, they would take care of business and head into the final four games of WCHA play with a real chance to improve their status with the NCAA selection committee and to also finish in the top 4 of the league.
Well, after a 3-2 overtime loss to Penn State at home on Monday in...
A special prosecutor has been appointed to examine whether secrecy rules were violated in grand jury proceedings that investigated Jerry Sandusky and three former Penn State administrators who are currently facing criminal charges.
Lawyer James M. Reeder was given six months to look into the matter, according to a Feb. 8 order from Judge Barry Feudale first reported on Wednesday...
Penn State Nittany Lions 8-18 (0-14) vs. (4) Michigan Wolverines 23-4 (10-4) Where: Bryce Jordan Center When: Wednesday, February 27, 6:30 pm TV: BTN Penn State is still looking for its first Big Ten win of the season, and it will be a big challenge to try and get it against Michigan. These teams played…
This past weekend Penn State football held a Junior Day that received strong reactions from a myriad of prospects. Get a rundown review of the event here.
Penn State defensive lineman Jordan Hill chats one on one with FOX Sports NEXT at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.
The big offensive lineman from western Pa. checked out the Nittany Lions Saturday. Though he did not receive an offer, he felt the trip was productive.
Four-star prospect Chris Godwin got a positive vibe from the Penn State staff on his recent trip to University Park.