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Wisconsin’s schedule puts them in a great position to make the College Football Playoffs

When you start a discussion Big Ten football, Ohio State, Michigan, and Michigan State are the three teams you hear about for the upcoming season. With the recruiting job James Franklin has been doing, Penn State has been getting a lot of attention as well. Ohio State was the favorite to win the conference before Braxton Miller’s injury with Michigan State right behind them. With...
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Penn State coach James Franklin addresses leaving Vanderbilt (video)

Penn State coach James Franklin addresses leaving Vanderbilt for the Big 10. At the Big 10 Media Days, a question was posed to the new Penn State football coach, “Some of your players last week talked about you crying and saying you weren’t going to leave Vanderbilt just before you did, and then at Penn State you talked about better facilities at Vanderbilt than there. I’m...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Excitement continues at Penn State as Student section sold out in 6 minutes

The excitement continues to build at Penn State as they have sold out their entire Student section for the 2014 season. While it may not be uncommon for student sections to be sold out, it is uncommon with how fast they have sold out. reported that these tickets were sold out in 4 hours with the Sophomore allotment in 35 minutes and the Freshman allotment in just...
Via NCAA Football Zone
June 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: James Franklin contacted alleged rape victim

A new filing by the defense in the case involving rape charges against four Vanderbilt football players alleges that the team’s former coach James Franklin contacted the alleged victim. Franklin is now the head coach at Penn State, and if this report proves to be true, it could cause big problems for him at his new school. In the filing, the defense claims that Franklin and strength...
Via Rumors and Rants
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Franklin gives Mizzou a chance

The streamers were still falling from the Georgia Dome ceiling when some disappointed and disgruntled folks turned their attention to James Franklin on Twitter. Franklin "sucks" and "is a terrible quarterback" were two early remarks. But there were plenty more unfortunately. "This game was lost because Franklin had a terrible day passing." "James...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Missouri QB James Franklin To Miss Rest Of Regular Season With Shoulder Injury

The 6-0 Missouri Tigers received some horrible news Saturday when they learned quarterback James Franklin will miss the remainder of the regular season with a shoulder injury. #Mizzou QB James Franklin is expected to be out for at least the next 6 wks, probably longer w a Grade 2 shoulder separation, per source. — Bruce Feldman (@BFeldmanCBS) October 12, 2013 ESPN is reporting...
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October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Missouri QB James Franklin out rest of regular season

Mizzou coach Gary Pinkel has confirmed that quarterback James Franklin separated his shoulder against Georgia and will be out at least 6 weeks.
Via Gamedayr
October 12, 2013  |  Discuss

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: James Franklin And The 2013 Missouri Tigers

Last year, I described the coming of the Missouri Tigers to the SEC as being similar to the first day of school. However, after a year into said new school, which just happens to be the most dominant entity in major label American sports, the SEC, a few things are very clear that this is […]The post The Good, The Bad And The Ugly: The 2013 Missouri Tigers appeared first on The...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Mizzou's Franklin likely to miss Kentucky game

COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Missouri quarterback James Franklin will likely miss his second consecutive game when the Tigers play Kentucky on Saturday. Franklin was listed as "doubtful" on the team's updated depth chart released Monday. The junior sprained the medial collateral ligament in his left knee during the first quarter against Vanderbilt on Oct. 6. Team spokesperson...
Via Fox Sports South
October 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Missouri QB refuses painkillers

Missouri's quarterback takes an interesting approach to injuries. His stance is much different from what you'll see from many others.

Via The Victory Formation
September 18, 2012  |  Discuss
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