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James Franklin Says Penn State Will Party All The Way Back To The United States After Beating Central Florida

The first college football Saturday of the year got off to an early start, as Penn State and Central Florida squared off in Dublin, Ireland at 8:30 a.m. ET today. The Nittany Lions upended the Knights, 26-24, in what was a hard fought and dramatic game. Penn State won on a field goal by kicker Sam Ficken, who drilled a 36 yard field goal as time expired. After the game, Nittany Lions...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via No Guts, No Glory
14 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

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

Missouri QB Franklin eyes life of leadership outside football

A lot of college coaches spend months -- sometimes years -- in search of a leader to establish the tone and set an inspiring example inside their locker room. Missouris Gary Pinkel does not have that problem. Tigers quarterback James Franklin is more than a player with 4,533 passing yards and 49 total touchdowns in three seasons and more than a player coming off a series of injuries...
Via Fox Sports South
July 16, 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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