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Belton’s patience, versatility rewarded

September 21, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — Bill Belton was enduring his postgame media request Saturday evening until a question came up concerning what he liked best about the Nittany Lions’ 48-7 waltz over Massachusetts i... more »»

 
 
 
Rudel: Is Zwinak forgotten man?

September 20, 2014 Some gameday notes and observations while thinking this is the first 4 p.m. more »»

Hackenberg shows greatness

September 14, 2014 PISCATAWAY, N.J. — The great ones have short memories and thrive best in the clutch. more »»

PSU-Rutgers highlights, lowlights

September 14, 2014 PISCATAWAY, N.. more »»

Rudel: Finally, Rutgers gets Penn State at its real home

September 13, 2014 I’ve been fortunate to have covered Penn State and college football for a long time, and it dawned on me this week, I’ve never been to Rutgers. Basketball yes, football no. more »»

Blitz becoming staple of PSU ‘D’

September 7, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State has long been known for its defense, but it hasn’t necessarily gotten its reputation by being overly aggressive. more »»

PSU-Akron highlights, lowlights

September 7, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — Following are the highlights and lowlights from Penn State’s 21-3 victory over Akron on Saturday at Beaver Stadium: Play of the game: On fourth-and-1 from the Penn State 38, and th... more »»

Get used to it: Change comes with change

September 6, 2014 As today’s game marks the home debut of James Franklin, Joe Paterno’s second successor in three seasons, the thoughts turn back a few years — 29 to be exact. more »»

Penn State-UCF highlights, lowlights

August 31, 2014 Following are the highlights and lowlights from Penn State’s 26-24 victory over UCF on Saturday at Croke Park Stadium in Dublin, Irelan. more »»

Coaches, players working on mutual trust

August 5, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — It’s tough to imagine a more battled-scarred college football team in America than the one spread out by positions across the Beaver Stadium turf on a gorgeous Monday during Penn... more »»

Franklin touched by support

April 13, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — There may be no sporting event in which attendance is more closely tied to the weather than an annual spring football game, and when James Franklin awoke to a gorgeous blue and... more »»

Before fielding team, coach building trust

March 18, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — James Franklin isn’t as concerned with the end result as he is about the road between here and there. more »»

Before his about-face, Franco ought to call audible

February 2, 2014 I’ve been privileged to have followed John Franco’s coaching career and would consider him a friend. more »»

Rudel: Terry Smith eager to be back 'home'

January 25, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — After a couple of meetings and a few phone calls, Terry Smith endured “a long weekend that seemed like it took forever,” before Penn State football coach James Franklin officially... more »»

Commentary: Franklin confident he’ll link past, future

January 12, 2014 UNIVERSITY PARK — James Franklin is 1-0. more »»

Rudel: Mirror flies to aid of PSU search

January 7, 2014 “Neil? Dave Joyner.” Me: “No way: This is a put-on. This isn’t Dave Joyner. You’re supposed to be in the middle of the search.” “We are,” he says, “but we got in a jam with our travel budget. more »»

Next call may be one of his last: Joyner needs to get it right

January 5, 2014 As we await resolution on what is shaping up as the quickest search in Penn State history, let’s examine how the hiring will affect the Nittany Nation’s perception and ultimate legacy of Athletic... more »»

Rudel: O'Brien's ride hits bump at end of road

January 3, 2014 Many in the coaching world have lived by the theory that, “You don’t want to be the guy that follows the legend. You want to follow the guy who follows the legen. more »»

Video: Giger, Rudel discuss where Bill O'Brien might land in NFL

December 19, 2013 Cory Giger and Neil Rudel break down the potential NFL job openings and which ones might interest Penn State coach Bill O'Brien. more »»

Change part of new normal for PSU football

December 5, 2013 One of the hallmarks of the Joe Paterno era was the stability of his coaching staff. more »»

Penn State report card

December 2, 2013 Following is Neil Rudel’s report card from Penn State’s 31-24 victory over Wisconsin on Saturday at Camp Randall Stadium: POSITION GRADE COMMENT Quarterback A Hackenberg (21-30-399-4TDs... more »»

 
 

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