Found July 25, 2012 on
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Dozens of Penn State football players stood in front of the media Wednesday to display their dedication to a university that has been struck down following the actions of some sick individuals.
Seniors Michael Zordich (RB) and Michael Mauti (S) spoke while flanked by over two dozen teammates.
On Monday, NCAA President Mark Emmert announced Penn State would be banned from bowl games for four years, imposed massive scholarship reductions (a total of 40 initial scholarships lost over four years) and fined the school $60 million. The university also was forced to vacate all of Penn State’s victories from 1998 through 2011 – 111 combined. Current PSU players were given permission to transfer to any other school without having to sit out the 2012 season (which would be the case under normal transfer rules when transferring between FBS schools).
Here is the clip of Zordich and Mauti exhibiting their determination to carry Penn State through the dark days.
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<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;">The Penn State players make their statement.
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2012 graduate Brennan Franklin gets late offer from Penn State; accepts it.
Penn State commit Adam Breneman talks in-depth about his decision to remain loyal to Penn State and Coach Bill O'Brien.
On January 7th, 2012 Penn State announced that Bill O’Brien (Former New England Patriots Offensive Coordinator) would take over duties as the Head Coach for Penn State Football. Bill O’Brien knew his plate would be full with a lot of raw meat, battling many challenges but was ready to take on any task which lied in front of him.
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After Penn State concluded spring...
Can we please put to rest the asinine argument that the NCAA somehow over stepped its authority to levy sanctions against Penn State for PSU’s actions during Sandusky’s period of committing child abuse and for their role in covering that up?
We have read time and again in the past five days from people who don’t agree with what happened that Mark Emmert and the NCAA boards...