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About 24 hours later, Penn State's Jeff Nelson took to Twitter to announce the college football world's worst kept secret. Also, the Big Ten Network has released information about the scheduled press conference (before Penn State confirms). The press conference will be held Saturday, at 11:30 a.m. and will be carried on Big Ten Network and their website. Follow Nittany Lion's Den on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.

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Joe Paterno back in hospital

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Coach Bill O'Brien introduced at Penn State

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Point spread favors Hoosiers in battle with Nittany Lions

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