U.S. Army All-American Bowl College Player of the Week: Silas Redd

2010 U.S. Army All-American and current Penn State running back Silas Redd takes this week's College Player of the Week honors for his role in Penn State's 10 to 7 win over Illinois. Redd had 30 carries for 137 yards and a touchdown. For more on the U.S. Army All-American Bowl, check out:
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November 01, 2011  |  Discuss

Former Penn State Coach, Others Charged In Sex Crime

Former Penn State Nittany Lions defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was arrested Saturday morning for allegedly sexually abusing eight young men. Sandusky was charged with seven counts was charged with seven counts of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse; eight counts of corruption of minors, eight counts of endangering the welfare of a child, seven counts of indecent assault...
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November 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Reports: Penn State Planning For JoePa's Depature

Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno's 46 year tenure is said to be soon ending in wake of former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky's sexual assault arrest. Penn State has called off Joe Paterno's weekly press conference raising speculation the he could be gone as early as today. But it is clear that he will probably not return for his 47th year at Happy Valley...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
November 08, 2011  |  Discuss

The Worst Philadelphia Sports Week Ever?

On Sunday the Philadelphia Eagles lost their fifth game of the season, effectively ending their playoff hopes. On Monday, the national news swarmed Western Pennsylvania as the Jerry Sandusky rape scandal emerged, plunging Penn State University into an abyss that they'll not likely climb out of for the next decade or more. By mid-week, it appeared that the NBA labor talks had...
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November 10, 2011  |  Discuss


After being asked over 20 times, “When are you going to blog about PSU?,” I have finally surrendered. But I need to preface this post with one statement: it’s not being publicized as much out here as it is on the East Coast. Sure, I’ve seen some things on SportsCenter; I’ve proactively sought out some articles on the internet… but luckily, I don’t have to see ignorant...
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November 11, 2011  |  1 Comment

Big 10 Removes Paterno's Name From Trophy

The first ever Big 10 Championship trophy will get a new name before it is even handed out. Big 10 commissioner Jim Delaney has announced that disgraced former Penn State coach Joe Paterno's name will be removed from the trophy. Delaney said, "We believe that it would be inappropriate to keep Joe Paterno's name on the trophy at this time. The trophy and its namesake...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
November 14, 2011  |  Discuss

Joe Paterno Remembered As A Coach Of The People

Ever since Joe Paterno's passing on Sunday, people have been sending their condolences and telling stories of the coach known as "JoePa", but I found a video that really shows who he was. The School Philly, a website run by Penn State students, posted a video on YouTube that showed that not only was Paterno remembered as a great coach, but as an institution at Penn...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Court Says Sandusky Can See Grandchildren

February 14, 2012   What is up sports fans! You guys may have a few questions like 'where have you been?' and the answer is...busy. Now it's my turn to ask the questions. Did the NY Giants really win the Superbowl? Did Eli Manning really defeat Tom Brady and Bill Belichick aka the hoodie again? Did Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson have a showdown at Pebble Beach? ...
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May 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Paterno Speaks From the Grave!

(Fowl Line) Damage control...Paterno family releases purported final words from Joe Pa on PSU/Sandusky scandal, whereupon he wraps in himself in the alma mater and ignores the heart of the matter (expected), but at the end of the missive he acknowledges the realization containing the mess failed and he tries to salvage the last best compromise, (unexpected), Or in his words: "...
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July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Paterno Pasted in Freeh Report

(Fowl Line News) PSU Football Patriarch Joe Paterno met his Waterloo today in the Freeh Report which among other things finds Paterno knew about the Sandusky allegations since 1998, expressed no concern for Sandusky's victims, exposed more children to Sandusky through inaction and finally alerted Sandusky to the victim he was seen in the shower with, putting his victim at further...
Via The Fowl Line
July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Penn State Fan Compares Sanctions to 9/11

The NCAA came down hard on Penn State yesterday. Real hard. They were fined $60 million and banned from four bowl games just to say a few. Needless to say, fans didn't take the news very well. One Penn State fan and alumnus took it a step further. Tom Price of Factoryville, PA told WNEP of Scranton that the sanctions put forth by the NCAA is like 9/11 all over again. ...
Via The Mark Graham Sports Blog
July 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Daily Sports Update - 8/25

Its been another busy day in sports. Wow! College Football is getting that much closer to kickoff! 5 Days away! I'm not sure where to start off... Lets see. The Little League World Series in Williamsport (PA) is down to the Championship Game coming on Sunday. The Championship Game will be between Goodlettsville (TN) and Japan, at 3:00PM EST. The Consolation Game is between Petaluma...
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August 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Daily Sports Update - 8/26

Each day we're getting closer to my favorite sport - college football, which begins on Thursday night. Most college football enthusiasts will have their eyes on South Carolina at Vanderbilt - as will I. But, for now, we'll talk some baseball.  The Lehigh Valley IronPigs dropped a tough 6-2 decision to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees today. Coupled with a 5-4 Pawtucket...
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August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Who says Grandma can't party hard?

She proves otherwise in this epic Penn State tailgating scene. God bless those rugged fans of central Pennsylvania. They can bring it.
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November 19, 2013  |  Discuss
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