Posts tagged Joe Paterno

Duane Rankin’s Week 11 recap

By | November 13, 2012 12:16 am | 0 Comments

Let’s recap Week 11, shall we? Game of the week: No. 15 Texas A&M at No. 1 Alabama Final score: Aggies 29, Tide 24 Pregame rant: Texas A&M has won seven of its last eight games since losing its opener. The Aggies’ two conference losses are to Florida and LSU. Those defeats aside,  Texas A&M…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 11 forecast

By | November 7, 2012 12:03 am | 0 Comments

Here are three college football games worth watching in Week 11. Game of the week: No. 15 Texas A&M Aggies (7-2, 4-2 SEC) at No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide (9-0, 6-0 SEC), Saturday, 3:30 p.m., WSEE (CBS) Pregame rant: Texas A&M has won seven of its last eight games since losing its opener. The Aggies’…

 

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Matt McGloin talks about Penn State’s 24-14 loss to Ohio

By | September 2, 2012 2:32 am | 0 Comments

Penn State senior quarterback Matt McGloin answered questions from the media following a 24-14 loss to Ohio in the 2012 season opener for the Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium.

 

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Bill O’Brien takes blame for Penn State’s 24-14 loss to Ohio

By | September 2, 2012 2:29 am | 0 Comments

First-year head coach Bill O’Brien fielded questions from the media after the Nittany Lions lost their 2012 season opener, 24-14, to Ohio at Beaver Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Replacing the late Joe Paterno, O’Brien constantly blamed himself for not doing a good enough job. </object

 

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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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Duane Rankin’s Week 1 forecast….

By | August 29, 2012 10:11 pm | 0 Comments

The college football season is here. So you already know the deal. Let’s get to predicting, shall we? These games are worth watching: No. 24 Boise State at No. 13 Michigan State (Friday, 8 p.m., ESPN). Pregame rant: Since stunning Oklahoma in the 2007 Fiesta Bowl, the Broncos have been giant killers. They’ve recently had…

 

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Penn State trio talks team, names on jerseys and playbook

By | August 10, 2012 12:05 am | 0 Comments

At Thursday’s media day, Penn State senior linebacker Gerald Hodges, senior center Matt Stankiewitch and sophomore receiver Allen Robinson talked about the team moving forward, having names on the back of jerseys and adjusting to players leaving school after the NCAA sanctions. Penn State opens this season Sept. 1 against Ohio at Beaver Stadium.

 

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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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Duane Rankin’s Week 11 recap, Week 12 preview

By | November 16, 2011 12:10 am | 0 Comments

Let us recap Week 11, shall we? No. 17 Nebraska (8-2,4-2 Big Ten) at No. 21 Penn State (8-2, 5-1 Big Ten) Pregame rant: The game is almost an afterthought. Penn State no longer has its head coach – Joe Paterno – or its president. The school’s board of trustees fired Paterno following former defensive…

 

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Duane Rankin’s Week 10 recap, Week 11 preview

By | November 11, 2011 9:24 pm | 0 Comments

Let us recap Week 10, shall we? No. 1 LSU (9-0, 6-0 SEC) at No. 4 Alabama (8-1, 5-1 SEC) Pregame rant: Doesn’t get any better than this. 1 vs. 2. The winner will put itself in great position to play in the BCS title game, but because both teams are in the SEC West,…

 

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