Originally posted on Nittany Lines  |  Last updated 11/29/11
Citing personal policy, Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen would not address ESPN's report Tuesday that he is among the early candidates for Penn State's opening. Mullen spoke with local reporters Tuesday, and the Jackson Clarion-Ledger filed this update (read it here) from the session.    "Great. I'm sure I'm on on everybody's [list]," Mullen said, when asked about Penn State.  "Am I right? Every time a job comes open, doesn't my name come up? So, you know our policy. We talk Mississippi State football. That's all we ever talk about." Matt Millen, a former Penn State player and ESPN analyst, said Tuesday (watch it here) that Mullen would be a good fit "from a football standpoint." "He's a good offensive mind," Millen said. "He was down with Urban Meyer, down in Florida [as Meyer's offensive coordinator]. It would fit the kind of style and the kind of offense that Penn State has." Millen, who said he didn't know Mullen very well, was more noncommittal about whether Mullen would fi...
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