The media stylings of Mike Yurcich, Penn State’s new offensive coordinator, seem similar to those of his boss, James Franklin.
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STATE COLLEGE - Forget, for a moment, about the miniature crowd of 7,521. Forget the fact that this time, Blue vs. White really meant offense vs. defense.
Regarding Penn State’s annual Blue-White game, James Franklin the football coach has always been at odds with Franklin the recruiter and promoter and brand-builder.
Penn State usually has at least one player who emerges, this time of year, as the “talk of spring ball.’’
In new offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich, Sean Clifford has run into a fellow big personality in the Penn State quarterback room.
Spring football practice began at Penn State Monday. When and how it will end remains unclear, which is news for a couple of reasons.
Meeting with the media last week, Dwight Galt promised “fireworks,’’ at Penn State’s Pro Day March 25.
Penn State landed the highest-ranked quarterback recruit of the James Franklin era Monday when Medina, Ohio pro-style QB Drew Allar verbally committed to come to Happy Valley.
The most important thing college football coaches do is recruit. The second-most important thing is hiring assistants who can help them recruit.
Penn State assistant coach Tim Banks is about to become defensive coordinator at Tennessee, according to a report by Pete Thamel of Yahoo Sports.
The revised 2021 football schedule the Big Ten Conference announced Friday isn’t a big deal, but it’s probably a small net good thing for Penn State.