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Highlights from week five of the 2011 season include Robbie Gould connecting on two field goals to remain perfect on the year and Tim Shaw blocking a punt to set up a touchdown.
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This week marks the fifteenth meeting between Penn State and Purdue and will serve as the inaugural annual matchup involving these Big Ten Leaders Division foes. The Nittany Lions lead this young series 10-3-1 and hope to improve that record against the Boilermakers in Beaver Stadium on Saturday.
The Boilermakers come into Happy Valley flying high after a dominating 45-17 effort...
For the third consecutive we’ll be previewing the other 11 teams in the Big Ten by interviewing a collection of bloggers and beat writers with firsthand knowledge of their respective teams. We’ll begin with Penn State, who will be breaking in a new head coach after reaching the NCAA tournament for the first time in a decade last season. Eric Gibson, the basketball guru at Black...
It seems as if some of the players are growing into their own, as well as some chemistry all over the field. The offensive line seemed to be feeding off of the defense, and smash mouth football was reborn for one game this year. It's games like these that make me wonder why its taken so long to commit to the run game to set up the passing game this year.
I thought I had it nabbed last week with my predictions, but Penn State had to go ahead and ruin the party. I actually thought that one could go either way. We didn't really know much about either team until last week. Penn State avoided going to defcon 2 on their season, while Iowa has been shelved as a middle-of-the-pack B1G team yet again.
Anyone catch that game in Lincoln...
With a passing “attack” that’s ranked No. 82 in the country, Penn State can ill afford an injury to their most talented and dependable receiver. So, of course, that’s exactly what’s happened. Both The Daily Collegian and FightOnState.com are reporting that wide receiver Derrick Moye suffered a foot injury Tuesday night and his status for…
Do you think Penn State will have trouble with the Purdue running game? Or can nothing not be stopped by the Nittany Lion front seven?
The Nittany Lion coach was nearly hit on the Penn State sideline in last Saturday's win over Iowa. See who protected him during the near miss.
The Daily Collegian's football blog is reporting that Derek Moye, Penn State's top wide receiver, injured his foot Tuesday night and did not practice on Wednesday.
The blog, written by Joe McIntyre, reports that the extent of the injury is not known.
The Altoona Mirror is reporting that a source told it that Moye did not seem too concerned about the injury and that Moye...
Mark Brennan and the Nitwits crew review Penn State football's win over Indiana and preview this week's conference showdown with Iowa. Watch The Nitwits here.
Penn State men's and women's basketball single game tickets are available starting Tuesday, Oct. 11 for 18 Nittany Lion home games and 15 Lady Lion home games during the 2011-12 season at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Oct 15, 12:00 PM | Grass of Beaver Stadium
Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions Odds
The visiting Boilermakers hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Beaver Stadium against the Nittany Lions.
The Nittany Lions sit at 5-1 (1-5 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Boilermakers are currently...
Gaining clarity, one game at a time...We're still very early in conference play, but there seems to be some clear separation between the top, the contenders, the pretenders and the nobodies. The weekend saw some great comebacks - Nebraska and Michigan - the backing up of a bold statement (Penn State) and more clarity on who's who this season.The best part? It gets even better...