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Penn State Football — 2013 Preseason Evaluation

Football season is upon us. Time to take a look at this year’s Penn State squad. This time last year, of course, we had no idea what to expect given the severe NCAA sanctions and loss of some key players.  … Continue reading

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Final Game: Wisconsin vs PSU – Nov 24

Wisconsin (7-4; 4-3) comes to PSU (7-4; 5-2) in the final game of the season for the Nittany Lions. Wisconsin has already locked a spot in the Big Ten championship game. Their OT loss to OSU prevented them from clinching … Continue reading

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PSU prevails over Indiana

Penn State  bounces back with an emotional victory over Indiana 45-22, beating the Hoosiers for the 16th time in 16 attempts, and solidifying a winning record for the season.  Normally, such a day would be worth celebrating, unfortunately, the day … Continue reading

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Indiana vs PSU – Nov 17

PSU (6-4; 4-2) comes home after a disappointing end in Lincoln, Nebraska to face an Indiana team (4-6; 2-4) hoping to rebound after a 62-14 blowout loss at home to Wisconsin.  Penn State has NEVER lost to Indiana (15-0), but … Continue reading

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Rating Success – Class of 2003

This is Part 2 of an ongoing series taking an in-depth look at past Penn State recruiting classes (2002-present) and whether ‘ratings’ really predict success. Today, we’re taking a look at the 2003 recruiting class at PSU, certainly the smallest … Continue reading

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Typical PSU loss, typical Nebraska win

Penn State losses another game (32-23) in the 2nd half despite a 20-6 lead heading into the half. Nebraska is comfortable playing from behind, in fact, that seems to be the standard.  As for PSU, well, all four of their … Continue reading

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Rating Success – PSU recruiting, 2002

This is Part 1 of an ongoing series taking an in-depth look at past Penn State recruiting classes (2002-present) and whether ‘ratings’ really matter…. Today, rating systems such as Scout, Rivals, 247, and ESPN have taken over the recruiting process; … Continue reading

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