Posts tagged "psu football"

B1G QB Power Rankings: 2012 Preseason

B1G QB Power Rankings: 2012 Preseason
No snarky or witty intro here, let’s just get down to the brass tax. You know what this post is about. For our team power rankings go here 1. Denard Robinson- Wolverines All his deep completions are just lucky jump balls that he throws up there. And he lofts it when he shouldn’t. And doesn’t... Read more »

Post Media Day B1G Power Rankings

Post Media Day B1G Power Rankings
These are highly subject to change. Brady Hoke remarked at Media Day that UM was picked fifth in their division a year ago; and just outside the top 25 in the year they won their last national title- 1997. So maybe these rankings don’t really mean all that much? Of course, that won’t stop you... Read more »

Penn State Football Season Preview (some "on the field" stuff)

Penn State Football Season Preview (some "on the field" stuff)
This is a first for the two years I’ve been doing the college football 77 in 77- having to move a team WAY DOWN the rankings before the season has even started. And putting the Penn State Nittany Lions this high, is still way too high. But there’s nothing else I can do given the... Read more »
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Penn State vs. Wisconsin: Brutally Honest Preview

Penn State vs. Wisconsin: Brutally Honest Preview
I understand why Tom Bradley was chosen as interim successor to Joe Paterno, but he really isn’t the warm and cuddly face the University needs right now. At a time when the program should be showing great humility, Bradley has been anything but. He’s only making more people hate PSU. But who really cares about... Read more »

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview
Last week, the Penn State Nittany Lions played their first game after the biggest story is sports history unfolded on their campus. It led to their first Big Ten loss of the season. This week they’ll take to the road for the first time in the wake of the PSU pedophilia scandal, and face the... Read more »

Joe Paterno's Bizarre Real Estate Transfer: Did he Foresee Scandal Coming?

Joe Paterno's Bizarre Real Estate Transfer: Did he Foresee Scandal Coming?
According to insiders within the Penn State program, Joe Paterno was the CEO of not just college football, but everything else surrounding the team in Happy Valley. He was cold, calculating, and in control of all that went on. So those claiming the senility defense, “oh he’s a confused old man,”- sorry that just doesn’t... Read more »
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#12 Penn State vs. #19 Nebraska: Darkest Game Preview Story Ever

#12 Penn State vs. #19 Nebraska: Darkest Game Preview Story Ever
Are you ready for some football? You have burning questions about what will happen on the gridiron in State College this weekend? Penn State news that actually focuses on college football? Hhmm, yeah, we’ll try. It’s hard to think about football when you have a campus in mutiny due to the firing of one of... Read more »

Why is Penn State Letting Mike McQueary Stay and Coach?

Why is Penn State Letting Mike McQueary Stay and Coach?
Heads are rolling at Penn State. Joe Paterno is obviously the most marquee name, as his dismissal caused demonstrating and rioting. The Athletic Director, V.P. of Finance and University President are gone too. Yet Mike McQueary, the current wide receivers coach and then graduate assistant who actually witnessed one of the alleged anal rapes, is... Read more »

College Football History Made in Evanston; JoePa Beats Northwestern to Tie Coaching Wins Record

College Football History Made in Evanston; JoePa Beats Northwestern to Tie Coaching Wins Record
In both 2010 and 2011, Penn State Head Coach Joe Paterno reached a legendary coaching milestone versus  the Northwestern Wildcats. Last year, the all-time FBS coaching wins leader notched his 400th career win in Happy Valley, as the Nittany Lions nipped the Cats 35-21. This time, the 84-year-old grandfather of 17 and father of five... Read more »
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