Posts tagged Duane Rankin

Penn State enters Beaver Stadium with names on jerseys

By | September 2, 2012 2:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Erie Times-News sports reporter Duane Rankin takes you right up to the moment Penn State entered Beaver Stadium with its first-year coach Bill O’Brien for the 2012 season opener. Check out ESPN reporter Mark Schwartz filming it. Penn State wound up losing to Ohio, 24-14, Saturday afternoon.

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Franco Harris talks about the old and new at Penn State opener

By | September 1, 2012 11:01 pm | 0 Comments

 

Erie Times-News sports reporter Duane Rankin caught up with Penn State legend and NFL Hall of Famer Franco Harris before the Nittany Lions played their 2012 season opener against Ohio at Beaver Stadium. The Bobcats beat the Nittany Lions, 24-14.

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McGloin talks O’Brien, Brady and team mentality

By | August 9, 2012 11:46 pm | 0 Comments

 

Erie Times-News sports reporter Duane Rankin visited Penn State for today’s media day at Beaver Stadium. Check out Penn State senior quarterback Matt McGloin talking about the players who left the school following the NCAA sanctions, his “similarity” to Tom Brady and grasping the offense.

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Coach O’Brien addresses media at today’s press conference

By | August 9, 2012 10:37 pm | 0 Comments

 

Erie Times-News sports reporter Duane Rankin traveled to Penn State for the football team’s media day today at Beaver Stadium. Here’s first-year Penn State head football coach Bill O’Brien addressing the media. O’Brien commented on Fairview High School graduate Jordan Kerner, a redshirt freshman defensive end who will likely not play this season due to… View Article

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Q&A: Chad Noce talks playoffs, Gannon and winning a title…

By | November 11, 2011 6:18 pm | 0 Comments

 

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Slippery Rock senior tight end Chad Noce to talk about several topics. Noce and the No. 24-ranked Rock (8-2, 6-1 PSAC West) are preparing for Saturday’s PSAC title game at Kutztown against the No. 8… View Article

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Penn State keeping McQueary away from Saturday’s game….

By | November 10, 2011 10:44 pm | 0 Comments

 

Penn State released a statement tonight regarding assistant Mike McQueary, who testified he saw former Penn State assistant Jerry Sandusky engaged in a sex act with a 10-year-old boy in 2002. “Due to multiple threats made against Assistant Coach Mike McQueary, the University has decided it would be in the best interest of all for… View Article

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Astorino on Paterno resigning: “It was tough to hear.”

By | November 9, 2011 12:47 pm | 0 Comments

 

Today, Penn State senior safety Drew Astorino, an General McLane graduate, had a media conference call and talked about Joe Paterno resigning today. Paterno had a team meeting with the players at 11 a.m. today to tell them he’s resigning at the end of the season. “He just told us he put in a letter… View Article

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Lock Haven looks better than record shows…

By | October 29, 2011 8:09 pm | 0 Comments

 

Seeing is believing. It’s easy to judge a team by its record, especially when it’s winless like Lock Haven (0-8, 0-6 PSAC West) is. Add the fact Lock Haven lost its 40th consecutive game today at Edinboro by 35 points, 42-7, and it’s even easier to think the Bald Eagles are a joke of a… View Article

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Q&A: Maleek Toran talks Lock Haven, special teams and alma mater…

By | October 28, 2011 9:17 pm | 0 Comments

 

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Edinboro junior nickel back Maleek Toran to talk about several topics. A Central Tech graduate, the 5-foot, 8-inch, 170-pound Toran is part of a very talented secondary that features cornerbacks Branden Williams and James Jackson…. View Article

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Q&A: Andre Henderson talks big plays, his return and new coach…

By | October 22, 2011 2:08 am | Comments Off

 

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Indiana (Pa.) senior strong safety Andre Henderson to talk about several topics. A Strong Vincent graduate, Henderson has returned from a serious right arm injury that cost him the 2010 season and is having a… View Article

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