What unit needs to
carry the day
By Cory Giger
For the Mirror
I usually have five keys for Penn State to win a game. Today I’m going with five words.
Don’t. Turn. The. Ball. Over.
That is indeed the story line of this week’s showdown at Iowa, as James Franklin said ...
By Neil Rudel
UNIVERSITY PARK — James Franklin’s typical postgame routine has almost never included much of a peek ahead.
After a win, he’s generally deflected such inquiries with, “I’m going to enjoy this one for the next few hours.”
Saturday night, ...
James Franklin has praised Penn State’s defensive unit most of the season, saying the Nittany Lions’ have been playing “championship-level defense.’’
A vastly-improved Sean Clifford, Jahan Dotson’s greatness, fewer offensive turnovers and the overall defense have been the main ...
Tom Brady’s return to New England will surely be a massive lovefest, at least up until the moment he lines up under center Sunday night for Tampa Bay. With good reason, because there’s a lot to celebrate for the greatest quarterback of his time and the legacy he somehow keeps writing at the ...
SHEBOYGAN, Wis. — Europe had players who weren’t even born the last time it was beaten this badly in the Ryder Cup by what was clearly a superior American team on Midwestern soil.
This wasn’t Sunday at Whistling Straits.
This was five years ago at Hazeltine, where the 17-11 outcome ...
UNIVERSITY PARK — The Nittany Lions can say they’re 4-0, but they can’t say they’re running over everybody.
Penn State came into Saturday’s game with Villanova as the next-to-worst rushing team in the Big Ten, and those numbers didn’t go up in Saturday’s 38-17 win over the FCS ...