Nittany Lions

Penn State Rallies To Spoil Rutgers Big 10 DebutBill Belton scored on a 5-yard run with 1:13 to play and Penn State rallied from a 10-point deficit to post a 13-10 victory over Rutgers on Saturday night, spoiling the Scarlet Knights' Big Ten Conference debut.
Palladino: Penn State Boosters Should Be Grateful To O'BrienPSU fans shouldn't be upset that O’Brien took the Texans’ job. His two-season tenure at Beaver Stadium gave the Nittany Lions’ program something it hasn’t had for a long time. It gave it normal. It gave it normal.
AP: Bill O'Brien Leaving Penn State To Coach TexansO'Brien, a former offensive coordinator for the Patriots, took on perhaps college football's toughest job in January 2012, joining a school rattled by the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Jerry Sandusky's Son, Matt Sandusky, Seeking Name ChangeMatt Sandusky filed papers Tuesday in Centre County Court seeking to have the names of him and his family changed. Though the documents are sealed, they show he filed for a name change, along with his wife and four children.
Paterno Family, Ex-Penn State Players To Sue NCAA Over Sandusky SanctionsPaterno estate attorney Wick Sollers said the suit was to be filed in state court in Centre County, home of Penn State's flagship campus.
Sue Paterno Defends JoePa In Letter; Response To Freeh Report ComingBreaking more than a year of silence, Sue Paterno is defending her late husband as a "moral, disciplined" man who never twisted the truth to avoid bad publicity.
Penn State Insists 'Sweet Caroline' Playlist Adjustment Not Because Of SanduskyThe school insists that the song was cut from the cue because it is outdated and played at many other stadiums and arenas across the country, with no genuine, historical ties to the university.
Keidel: No Jolt from Joe; 'Paterno' Biographer Whiffs On ScandalIf you care to look at his book as strict reportage, an objective, obdurate desire to report Joe Paterno’s view on life, liberty, and Sandusky, then he did his job. We can’t kill Joe Posnanski for playing it safe. And yet we can.
Penn State President: Nittany Lions Faced 4-Year 'Death Penalty'Penn State's trustees may not like the NCAA's unprecedented sanctions against the university's football program, but they say the alternative — the so-called "death penalty" — would have been worse.
Keidel: Nittany LiarsEven with all that has been unearthed regarding the Penn State scandal, it is alarming to think that there are still many people throughout the country who are saddened and perplexed by the sanctions handed down by the NCAA
NCAA Hits Penn State With 4-Year Bowl Ban, Vacates Wins From 1998-2011With his statue no longer outside Beaver Stadium, late Penn State coach Joe Paterno has been dropped from his perch atop the Division I record books.
Paterno Defends Penn State Football Program In Posthumously Released Op-EdFormer Penn State football coach Joe Paterno defended his program's integrity in a 7-month-old letter released Wednesday, a day ahead of the report that could forever mar his legacy.