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Silas Redd. Curtis Dukes. Stephfon Green. Brandom Beachum. The names just keep on coming at opponents from the Nittany Lion backfield this season. With senior Stephon Green coming back last week against Iowa from suspension and the expected return of junior Brandon Beachum from injury this week against Northwestern, the Lions will have four capable tailbacks to choose from. Talk about depth. Despite the majority of the carries going to standout sophomore Silas Redd, the Lions can look to the devastating injury that the South Carolina Gamecocks suffered when star running back Marcus Lattimore went down with a season-ending knee injury as evidence that a Plan B isn’t such a bad option. Or in the Nittany Lions’ case, a Plan B, C, or D. And for the team this season, it’s been important. Following the departure of all-time PSU leading rusher Evan Royster to the graduation, the tailback duties were supposed to be assumed by senior Stephfon Green, who had amassed more than 1,000 yards and ...

Arm Tackles: Penn State Wins Ugly, The Cajuns, & The Two Jims

This episode of Arm Tackles looks at how badly the Penn State Nittany Lions are at winning, the Louisiana-Lafayette Rajin' Cajuns, and the story of the two Jims. We even through in a Randy "Macho Man" Savage tribute for good measure.Someone at Penn State is betting against the LionsIs there an uglier 6-1 team than Penn State? Not counting their first win against Indiana...

No early return for Derek Moye

Any hope Penn State had of Derek Moye would return earlier than expected from injury has officially been dashed.  In fact, the initial prognosis may have been overly optimistic. The wide receiver broke the fifth metatarsal bone in his left foot Oct. 11 when he slipped on stairs in his apartment after dinner.  At the time,…


In a major blow to Penn State's recruiting efforts, offensive tackle J.J. Denman of Pennsbury in suburban Philadelphia has decommitted from the Nittany Lions and instead is going to Wisconson, according to Denman says his desire to play in the NFL and Joe Paterno's age were factors. This is prime evidence of how JoePa's age hurts recruiting. For the story, click here.

Fera Scores Fan Honor

Special Teams standout Anthony Fera is honored by Penn State fans for his do-it-all performance against the Boilermakers.

Game Highlights: 4-star Eugene Lewis

KINGSTON, Pa. -- was in attendance as Penn State commit and Wyoming Valley West High (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.) four-star athlete Eugene Lewis accounted for five touchdowns and nearly 300 yards of total offense last week, and brings you the cut-ups of his performance.

Four-star Lewis Ready for Transition at PSU

KINGSTON, Pa. -- After running for four touchdowns and throwing another in a beatdown of Hazleton Area High, Penn State commit and Wyoming Valley West High (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.) quarterback Eugene Lewis spoke to about his future position, how he can best help the Nittany Lions and if other schools are still contacting him.

Penn State suspends reserve Jermaine Marshall

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Northwestern Entertains Penn State Saturday Night for Homecoming

For the third straight week, Northwestern is set to play under the lights, taking on 22nd-ranked Penn State, which sits atop the Big Ten Leaders Division at 3-0, at 6 p.m. CT at Ryan Field. Northwestern is celebrating Homecoming this weekend.

Penn State/Iowa Wrestling Dual Sells Out in Record Time

A mere 90 minutes after the public sale of single dual tickets began, Penn State's Jan. 22 dual match against Iowa has sold out, including 300 standing room only tickets.

Wildcats vs Nittany Lions Preview

Oct 22, 7:00 PM | Grass of Ryan Field Penn State Nittany Lions vs Northwestern Wildcats Odds 6-1TEAM RECORD2-4 The Wildcats will do battle with the visiting Penn State Nittany Lions on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of bettors who back them. They will face the 6-1 Nittany Lions, who own a 1-6 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting...

Blue White Round Table: It's not a Persa, it's European!

[youtube]rnKRbEPbItE[/youtube] This week on the Blue White Round Table the Penn State bloggers take a look at this weekend's game against Northwestern. Be sure to check out Black Shoe Diaries later today for a full round up. 1. The "Bend-But-Don't-Break" defense is supposed to prevent the big play and force the opposition to put together a long, mistake-free drive...
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