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Re-read: Hillsborough Inquests - Monday September 1 2014 (1 hr ago)
Liverpool Echo

Misery Index: Two SEC teams fall hard in Week 1 – ACQ Magazine (2 hr ago)
ACQ Magazine

Illusion of parity, like mid-majors, takes a beating in college football's Week 1 (2 hr ago)
USA Today

ROSS: Hackenberg proves he's right man for job as Penn State's leader (2 hr ago)
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Penn St.’s Hamilton catches on with a Dublin debut to remember (2 hr ago)
The Mercury

Ohio State football notes: Youth movement evident in opener (2 hr ago)
The News-Herald

Big Ten Weekly Football Release Big Ten Conference Official Site (2 hr ago)
Big Ten Conference

"#PSUnrivaled #1 finger in the air represents taking it 1 day, 1 class,1 practice, 1 game, 1 play at a time! #CarpeDiem #107kStrong" (2 hr ago)
James Franklin on Twitter

"Sam Ficken is cool under pressure. The @PennStateFBall kicker tells you why he was clutch in Ireland. http://t.co/mlPwmNf1uC" (2 hr ago)
BTN Live on Twitter

Penn State Nittany Lions vs UCF Knights 2014 Full Game in 41 minutes (3 hr ago)
YouTube

Frantti Tabbed Big Ten Freshman of the Week (3 hr ago)
GoPSUsports.com

What Winning In Dublin Means For Penn State (3 hr ago)
Onward State

Penn State Sports Undefeated in Weekend Games (3 hr ago)
Onward State

Catching on with a Dublin Debut to remember (3 hr ago)
Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pa.)

A look at Pittsburgh Steelers' 2013 draft class: Part II (3 hr ago)
ESPN

Meyer hopes OSU offensive line starting to mature (3 hr ago)
Portsmouth Daily Times

10 QB's Who Stood Out in Week 1 College Football (3 hr ago)
Rant Sports

"Paterno Legacy" Officially Released (3 hr ago)
WeAreCentralPA.com

Assessing the CFP threat level (3 hr ago)
Saturday Down South

Gil Brandt: College aerial attack going strong after Week 1 (3 hr ago)
NFL.com

Why a 5-0 start is not a pipe dream for Rutgers football this season (3 hr ago)
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

How Week 1 College Football AP Poll Would Look If There Weren't a Preseason Poll (3 hr ago)
Bleacher Report

Video: Westerkamp catch tops BTN.com’s Week 1 top 10 plays (3 hr ago)
Big Ten Network

The Hlists: College football’s toughest force is lightning (3 hr ago)
The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)

How'd they play? Weekly recap of Penn State's 2015 and 2016 football commits (3 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Croke Park Classic has a bright future… with the right teams (3 hr ago)
Yahoo! News UK

Oregon-Michigan St. clash 'disproportionately important' - College Football (3 hr ago)
SI.com

Penn State football fans invade Dublin, Ireland, for Croke Park Classic, Photo Gallery (3 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Big Ten, Ohio State opponent Week 1 recap: Michigan cruises, Rutgers surprises (3 hr ago)
Land-Grant Holy Land

Big Ten football: Buckeyes' Barrett shares freshman honor (3 hr ago)
Buckeye Xtra Sports

Big Ten Football Players of the Week (3 hr ago)
Big Ten Conference

Weekend rewind: Big Ten college football Week 1 (3 hr ago)
ESPN

PSU's Sam Ficken, DeSean Hamilton earn Big Ten honors after clutch efforts against Central Florida (3 hr ago)
inagist / Penn State football

"Congrats to @SkeeterMills__ being named @B1Gfootball freshman of the week! Much deserved! We will keep working to be the best! #107kStrong" (3 hr ago)
Josh Gattis on Twitter

"Amazing experience in Ireland for my first college football experience #WeAre" (3 hr ago)
Trace McSorley on Twitter

Akron head coach Terry Bowden evaluates challenges of Penn State's defense, QB Christian Hackenberg (3 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

"The @CrokePkClassic crowd of 53,307 was the largest attendance of any NCAA game outside the U.S. & Japan #ChargeOn" (3 hr ago)
UCF Football on Twitter

Steelers to wear decal to honor Chuck Noll (4 hr ago)
Steelers.com (Pittsburgh Steelers)

"Soon we will walk into the greatest stadium in the country...!!! #psunrivaled make sure you come to the first family reunion of the year." (4 hr ago)
Sean Spencer on Twitter

"How many delay of games, offsides penalties & miscommunications can the #NittanyNation cause? All #107kStrong working together, WOW!" (4 hr ago)
James Franklin on Twitter

Erickson's 5- Point Promise Provided Template for Freeh Report, NCAA Consent Decree (7 hr ago)
NotPSU

Collins: Win proves to be more important to Penn State than trip to Ireland - Sports (7 hr ago)
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

2014 Inside Zips Football: Akron Team Competition (7 hr ago)
YouTube

Zips Football at Michigan Highlights - Sept. 14 (7 hr ago)
YouTube

"2014 Inside Zips Football: Akron Team Competition: http://t.co/FZ24i9Bvab via @YouTube" (7 hr ago)
Aaron on Twitter

Penn State fans invade Dublin, Ireland for Croke Park Classic - Photo Gallery (8 hr ago)
PennLive.com

"Hey @PennStateFBall fans - @DougChapman has a bold proclamation regarding your QB. http://t.co/6x57kRQPVR" (8 hr ago)
Penn State on BTN on Twitter

College Football Penn St/UCF Game confirmed 2014 in Croker (9 hr ago)
boards.ie

"B1G 2015 Recruiting #PennState Rank 1 in B1G in all 4 services. 19 commits ave star 3.58 National Rankings Scout 6, 247 7, Rivals 8, ESPN 5" (9 hr ago)
Gerry DiNardo on Twitter

"WR DaeSean Hamilton of @PennStateFball set school freshman records with 11 catches for 165 years vs. UCF to share #B1G honors." (9 hr ago)
Big Ten Football on Twitter

"Christian Hackenberg also broke the #PennState total offense mark with 456 yards vs. UCF. Zack Mills had 418 yds vs OSU in 2001." (9 hr ago)
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

"Good morning! Nothing like starting the morning off with your own brand of Dunkin' Donuts! #107kStrong #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/frd7cRPIrS" (9 hr ago)
Josh Gattis on Twitter

"#B1G Co-Freshman of Week are QB J.T. Barrett of @OhioStAthletics & WR DaeSean Hamilton of @PennStateFball. http://t.co/GmBZUuoDxw" (9 hr ago)
Big Ten Football on Twitter

"The #B1G Special Teams POW is K Sam Ficken of @PennStateFball - 4 FGs, including game-winner against UCF. http://t.co/qWXYrGIIxW" (9 hr ago)
Big Ten Football on Twitter

"Nittany Lion Sam Ficken selected as #B1G Special Teams POW for performance in @CrokePkClassic. http://t.co/CcX5pgXH9f http://t.co/M9zZBuM7pz" (9 hr ago)
Penn State Football on Twitter

"DaeSean Hamilton broke University records at the @CrokePkClassic & is #B1G Co-Freshman of Wk 1 http://t.co/CcX5pgXH9f http://t.co/axot7UdW5c" (9 hr ago)
Penn State Football on Twitter

"#CrokeParkClassic was a thrilling encounter thanks to @PennStateFball @UCFKnights & the fans! http://t.co/q9Lj582cif http://t.co/3d7md0OoTH" (9 hr ago)
Croke Park Classic on Twitter

"2. Christian Hackenberg is as advertised, and more. Was perfect on GW drive. INTs came from fixable problems on first watch." (9 hr ago)
Greg Pickel on Twitter

"5 thoughts after 22 hours of travel: 1. After seeing scene and talking to fans, won't surprise me if @coachjfranklin approaches 107,000 Sat." (9 hr ago)
Greg Pickel on Twitter

"#PSUFamilyReunion Operation Sellout Akron! We need you to create the country's most intimidating home field advantage! #107kStrong" (9 hr ago)
James Franklin on Twitter

It’s big, it’s noisy – and ‘Hack’ is one heck of a player (9 hr ago)
Irish Times

Penn State's 1st 400 Club Member (10 hr ago)
RealClearSports

Penn State Football: Sam Ficken Named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week (10 hr ago)
Victory Bell Rings

Heisman Power Rankings: Week 1 (10 hr ago)
Fox News

Week 1 lessons: Playoff favorites dodge bullets, Aggies still on rise (10 hr ago)
CBS Sports

Big Ten Power Rankings: Spartans look the part (10 hr ago)
CSNChicago.com

Week 1 College Football Superlatives from Kramer's Korner (10 hr ago)
Bleacher Report

Which Group of Five school had the most impressive Week 1? (10 hr ago)
NBC Sports

Nittany Lions go to 1-0, but what else do you want to know? Drop your questions in the PSU mailbag (10 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Ficken, Hamilton Earn Big Ten Player of the Week Accolades (10 hr ago)
GoPSUsports.com

Maryland Minute 9.1.14: Taivon Jacobs expected to miss 'at least four weeks,' per report (10 hr ago)
Testudo Times

Chat Penn State football with Bob Flounders on Labor Day Monday at noon (10 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

After further review: Week 1 (10 hr ago)
National Football Post

Big Ten Week 1 Roundup: Rutgers' conference brethren combine to win 11 of 13 in opening week (13 hr ago)
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

Gardaí still searching for clues after Dublin pub shooting (13 hr ago)
Irish Times

Penn State Football: Game Grades for the Victory Over UCF (13 hr ago)
Victory Bell Rings

For PSU, Ireland brings more than expected (13 hr ago)
Citizens Voice

VIDEO: Watch a dizzying parachute jump into Croke Park (13 hr ago)
Irish Examiner

Penn State QB makes history in Croke Park Classic (17 hr ago)
NBC Sports

Up to 20,000 Americans in Dublin for Croke Park Classic (17 hr ago)
RTÉ

20 reasons college football is better than the NFL (17 hr ago)
USA TODAY

DUBLIN: ‘The trip was worth it:’ Nittany Lion fans bask in Ireland victory (17 hr ago)
Centre Daily Times

Special prosecutor probes Pa. Attorney General's Office (17 hr ago)
Philly.com

Paul Finebaum Pokes Fun At Bob Stoops After… Iowa State’s Loss (17 hr ago)
College Spun

Baylor has uncommon stadium for uncommon success story (17 hr ago)
USA Today

Texans look to future with trade for Mallett (17 hr ago)
Beaumont Enterprise

The 7 weirdest mascots in college football (17 hr ago)
USA TODAY

Spillane ruined the moment by reminding Joe that ‘Cuba never played Gaelic football’ (17 hr ago)
Irish Times

Week 1 displays college football's unpredictability; Punt, Pass & Pork - College Football (17 hr ago)
SI.com

Falcons claim veteran linebacker Nate Stupar off waivers (17 hr ago)
The Falcoholic

Terry’s Poll After Week 1 (17 hr ago)
Before It's News

College Football Rankings Week 2: B/R's Official Top 25 (17 hr ago)
Bleacher Report

Jon Couture: UMass' football program hitting potholes on road to big time (17 hr ago)
SouthCoastToday.com

Plenty to like about first PSU game (17 hr ago)
The Altoona Mirror

PSU column - Sports (17 hr ago)
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

ACC initiation ceremony beckons Louisville football against Miami (17 hr ago)
BeyondUSports

Cal postgame celebration at Northwestern, plus sad Pat Fitzgerald caption contest (17 hr ago)
California Golden Blogs

Texans look to future with trade for Mallett (17 hr ago)
Houston Chronicle

Ficken lifts Nittany Lions over Central Florida (17 hr ago)
Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, Pa.)

Cedar Cliff High School football team returns to HIA after trip to Ireland for unique season opener (17 hr ago)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Next Croker gridiron chapter set for 2017 (17 hr ago)
Irish Examiner

Guest column: It’s a new game in college football (17 hr ago)
Delaware County Daily Times (Upper Darby Township, Pa.)

Back Home on PSU Soil, James Franklin Lauds the Nittany Lions’ “It Factor” (17 hr ago)
StateCollege.com

After being cut by the Ravens, A.Q. Shipley says he understands NFL 'business' (17 hr ago)
The Baltimore Sun

Defensive linemen apply the pressure in Penn State's Ireland win (17 hr ago)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Croke Park Classic: high kicks, wayward parachute and a great game (17 hr ago)
Irish Times

American Football showcase touches down and lives up to ‘Classic’ billing (17 hr ago)
Irish Examiner

Herbstreit mentions 'Big Ten speed' after seeing Wisconsin-LSU score (24 hr ago)
Saturday Down South

College football: The week ahead (24 hr ago)
Los Angeles Times

Oregon has sights set on Michigan State (24 hr ago)
The Oakland Press

Oregon gets opener out of the way for Michigan St (24 hr ago)
FOX Sports

ACC initiation ceremony beckons Louisville football against Miami (24 hr ago)
U of L Card Game

College Football's All Week 1 First-Team: Top Performers at Every Position (24 hr ago)
Bleacher Report

Sunday

"I've got TWO WORDS for these commentators who keep saying things like 'Penn State is "recovering" from the PATERNO era.'"
Tony Pittman on Twitter

"Here's DaeSean Hamilton after he set PSU freshmen receiving records (catches and yards). http://t.co/y3jRFE7jYm"
Eric Shultz on Twitter

"when you come home from practice and watch @mikegesicki catch a pass on national tv http://t.co/ypeJPSn6gB"
andrea on Twitter

"Back at the hotel. Snapped this earlier, figured I'd share . http://t.co/ggiEBP0O83"
Adam Bittner on Twitter

James Franklin Shows Joe Paterno-Style Football Never Coming Back to Penn State
Bleacher Report

Penn State's victorious football team expected to arrive in Pittsburgh tonight
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

"The manifest for the flight returning to #HappyValley has one additional seat accounted for... http://t.co/6yfNE5Dyj7 http://t.co/oZNaDMvja7"
Penn State Football on Twitter

Special prosecutor probes Pa. Attorney General's Office
Philly.com

"Beaver Stadium | http://t.co/qRcJ8wkSt7"
Best Facilities on Twitter

GREAT READ: Croke Park lights up as sport and theatre collide
Irish Independent

Roundup: Undrafted Nittany Lions make NFL rosters while others are on the move
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

West Virginia Football: Mountaineers Have Creepy Play Card (PHOTO)
Lost Lettermen

Penn State notebook: Freshman WR Hamilton impresses
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Week 1 Big Ten Ranking: 1. Penn State, 9. Iowa
The Gazette (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)

"Idaho-Florida RT @GatorZoneScott: The game has been terminated."
Andy Staples on Twitter

"Very few things make me happier than knowing that Mark Emmert's day has been ruined. Yes, I'm feisty today."
Kimberly Jones on Twitter

"Pure joy! RT @PSUCurleyCenter: One of our own captured the photo of the game. Unbelievable job,@rysChen. http://t.co/pQXWWU5FsT"
Kris Petersen on Twitter

William A. Levinson: Penn State University’s leadership still lacking - Times Leader
The Times-Leader (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.)

How did we do? Week 1 Big Ten football predictions revisited
Big Ten Network

"What was it like when James Franklin found Sam Ficken after the senior's game-winning FG? Watch: http://t.co/jOiYm0GDyD"
Nate Bauer on Twitter

Fueling the toxicity of college football fandom is a science
Awful Announcing

Two American fighter jets flew over Dublin today — and it was very VERY LOUD
thejournal.ie

"1.....#WEARE"
Christian Hackenberg on Twitter

The Penn State Report Card: Lions impressive in all areas to secure a road win over talented UCF
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Penn State Football 2014 - Postgame Player Interviews from Ireland
YouTube

Jay Paterno Exposes False Perceptions About Dad, Penn State In Sandusky Case
The Post Game

The 9 Biggest Media Questions for the College Football Season
Awful Announcing

UCF Has Tough Luck in Ireland as it Falls on Last Second Kick
The Ledger (Lakeland, Fla.)

"I took the road less traveled, and that has made all the difference. Officially a Seattle Seahawk!! God is so good! #GoHawks"
Garry Gilliam Jr. on Twitter

PENN STATE vs. UCF: Report Card - Sports
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

Lions' Will to Win Shines on Final Drive in Ireland
GoPSUsports.com

VIDEO: Penn State win Croke Park Classic in final seconds
Irish Independent

"You're coming home with us! @PennStateFball http://t.co/GhynZJqWAg"
Rick Kaluza on Twitter

"Going looking for American citizenship after the #crokeparkclassic it was unreal"
Sinead Hurley on Twitter

Meet the Lawyer Out to Destroy the College Sports 'Cartel' - Hit & Run
Reason.com

BrennanCam: We take you on the field after Penn State beat UCF in Dublin.
YouTube

"#PennState "Nittany Lion" and local "cheerleader" lead fans in #WeAre http://t.co/mTIgLqN8H1. #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/pLu2vso9Wi"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"Pics: I wish @coachjfranklin was more emotional. @PennStateFball at half @CrokePkClassic 10-3. @ydrcom @YDRPennState http://t.co/OTHV1pFiLQ"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

"Love watching the @PennStateFball coaches sending signals from the sidelines. It's like performance art. @ydrcom http://t.co/v3P7Wt98DG"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

"Penn State fans are unbelievable. Hackenberg was special to watch. Great day. #crokeparkclassic #weare"
Kevin Kiely on Twitter

College football's Week 1 winners and losers
Pacific Daily News

Penn State Football: Players of the Game Against Central Florida
Victory Bell Rings

Big Ten Football's 10 Best of the First Week
Football Nation

Penn State kicker Sam Ficken makes game-winning field goal against Central Florida
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

"Two Pittsburgh guys @TheKidJDV and @m_hull4943 getting hang with @steelers Dan Rooney. Sweet victory. #PennState http://t.co/L9t7Nw8QcQ"
Jacob Kaucher on Twitter

"Before today I liked American football and the whole fanfare that goes with it. Now I love it. #crokeparkclassic #PennState"
Paul Neary on Twitter

What happened Saturday in college football: Final scores and 3 big things
SB Nation

Corbett administration fumbled Tomalis response
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

BrennanCam: Croke Park Celebration
FightOnState.com

Penn State edges UCF 26-24 in thrilling Croke Park Classic, Photo Gallery
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Penn State Football 2014 - Postgame Press Conference In Ireland
YouTube

"THE KICK IS GOOD!!! #PennState WINS!!!! http://t.co/Ko4y7ECfct"
Penn State Football on Twitter

"James Franklin: 'When (UCF) scored, I looked across the sideline and there wasn't doubt in anybody's eye. Everybody believed.'"
Chris Adamski on Twitter

"Penn State's WR corps, entering today, in their collective career: 24 rec, 306 yards. Penn State's WR corps, today: 21 catches, 351 yards."
Chris Adamski on Twitter

"Pic: Dan Rooney, left, Chair of the Pittsburgh Steelers, arrives @CrokePkClassic. Updates @ydrcom @YDRPennState http://t.co/NADSowmPHO"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

Report: Houston Texans trade for Ryan Mallett
torotimes.com

Ravens Show Their Faith In John Urschel
BaltimoreRavens.com

The Croke Park Classic
rachelinireland.com

Feature: Lions' Will to Win Shines on Final Drive in Ireland
GoPSUsports.com

This Kid
Unbreakable

Feast of Season Openers in College Football Worthy of Top Billing
New York Times

"Made the 53. I'm officially a Raven!"
John Urschel on Twitter

"Just played a home game in Dublin, Ireland with that great travel support! Great start can't wait to keep building from here!!! 1-0 #WEARE"
Ⓜ️G on Twitter

Photos: PSU wins Croke Park Classic
York Daily Record

"Chatted with Kyle Brady in Dublin. He and his 12-0 1994 teammates will be recognized at Saturday's 12 pm home opener vs Akron."
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

Big Ten football: 2-minute drill
Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minn.)

Column: 2014 Michigan State team can measure itself against last season's Spartans with Oregon result
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Drama as US skydiver completely misses stadium in Dublin (VIDEO)
Irish Central

James Franklin is so happy for Sam Ficken
YouTube

"Congrats @chackenberg1 just 1 of many to break! More importantly congrats on the win!!!"
Zack Mills on Twitter

"If ever there was a game and atmosphere to attract more followers to American Football #PSUvsUCF #CrokeParkClassic ticked all the boxes"
Declan McGlone on Twitter

"Really enjoying watching Scrap's WVU D when he can call an actual modern defense, instead of cover 3 every play."
Matt d on Twitter

"A whole lot of jubilatin' going on! Well done men! @PennStateFball http://t.co/dae8wbPaZT"
Dean Christian Brady on Twitter

"Pic: A new era begins: @coachjfranklin leads @PennStateFball on the field @CrokePkClassic. Updates @ydrcom http://t.co/wkteCrFhZq"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

George O'Leary's QB choices turned the game one way, then the other for UCF
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Source: Atlanta Falcons claim Nate Stupar - Atlanta Falcons Blog
ESPN

"Still so pumped up!!! #PennState #Ireland @coachjfranklin @PennStateFball http://t.co/IK56EPZDDT"
CC on Twitter

"Exciting win today, #Penn State! So happy to see our #41 @ParkerCothren! Love you, Park! #CrokePkClassic #WeAre #PSU http://t.co/OKKGp7yiag"
Gayle Cothren on Twitter

"Wow! What an amazing game! Congrats to @PennStateFball and thanks to both teams for giving us such a great game #CrokeParkClassic #PSUvsUCF"
Croke Park Classic on Twitter

"Geno Lewis: 'I have the best QB in the country. That's a guy who has all the tangibles and intangibles you need.' #Hackenberg"
Chris Adamski on Twitter

Ohio State Pulls Past Navy, But Concern Over Major Defects Linger
Eleven Warriors

Secret judge denies PA newspaper's request for sexually explicit Sandusky emails.
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

Penn State fans revel in victory in Ireland
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

Jaguars awarded TE Mickey Shuler off waivers from Falcons, cut rookie TE Marcel Jensen
Greenfield Daily Reporter (Greenfield, Ind.)

Mailbag Questions
Black Shoe Diaries

Three SEC teams had three of the most impressive wins in college football
Saturday Down South

Devin Funchess dons new look, lives up to the history of Michigan's No. 1 jersey
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Kicker Sam Ficken survives fickle fans to become hero for Penn State
Los Angeles Times

"#PennState beats UCF in thriller in @CrokePkClassic PHOTO GALLERY http://t.co/K1XFdGWHf3 @PennLive http://t.co/o4Kby6nFkR"
Joe Hermitt on Twitter

Photos: PSU pep rally
York Daily Record

Wessler: Stormy season brewing for Illini - Sports
Journal Star (Peoria, Ill.)

Skydiver with UCF-Penn State game ball landed outside stadium (Video)
Larry Brown Sports

How UTSA became college football's best startup
KARE

Penn State-UCF Post-Game Links Dump
Black Shoe Diaries

Lightning and Temple storm Vanderbilt
The Philadelphia Inquirer

KICK START: Ficken launches PSU past UCF
Citizens Voice

Sanderson named to freestyle staff
The Altoona Mirror

Big Ten roundup: Penn State kicks it past UCF in Dublin - Sports
Journal Star (Peoria, Ill.)

Irish eyes smile on Penn State in win over UCF
WJAC-TV (Johnstown, Pa.)

Late Drive Rescues Penn State in Dublin
New York Times

"Only three of UCF's 11 possessions went more MORE than 22 yards. Just one of Penn State's 11 possessions went for LESS than 22 yards."
Chris Adamski on Twitter

"Pic: @coachjfranklin embraces Sam Ficken after he hit last second field goal to put #PSU over 26-24. Updates @ydrcom http://t.co/09Md2WTcRt"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

"Thank u Ireland! Thank u Dublin! GAA&CrokePark incredible! Once in a lifetime exp! ThankU 4every1's efforts 2make it so. #SportsIsEducation"
Sandy Barbour on Twitter

Flying Fail: Skydiver Misses Stadium Before College Football Game - trendistic.com: ever tried. ever failed. no matter. try again. fail again. fail better.
trendistic.com

Saturday Roundup Part One: Penn State, UCLA Escape - Saturday Blitz
Saturday Blitz

James Franklin Says Penn State Will Party All The Way Back To The United States After Beating Central Florida
BeyondUSports

Jay Paterno Reads from New Book at Webster's
StateCollege.com

CFB AM: Eastern Michigan's attempt to bust brick wall ends horribly
FOX Sports

PSU NOTEBOOK: Ficken's road has been long and checkered - Sports
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

Penn State fans in Lancaster gear up for season starter
FOX43.com

Big Ten roundup - Penn State kicks off with win
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

"Sam "Mr. Automatic" Ficken. All. Day. (via @sbnationgif) https://t.co/rykXNAo1RV"
Onward State on Twitter

"The Croke Park Classic was AMAZING :) #crokeparkclassic #collegefootball #pennstate #ucf"
Maurice Coveney on Twitter

Ficken Hits Game-Winner as Penn State Beats UCF 26-24
Onward State

NCAA football
Fantasy CPR

Dublin Hosts 10,000 Penn State Football Fans – Skift
Skift

Penn State Football: Ficken Adds Another Kick To Catalog Of Successes And Failures
StateCollege.com

Kyle Flood Pleased But Sees Plenty of Room for Improvement
Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Biggest takeaways from the SEC's opening Saturday
Saturday Down South

Penn State 26, UCF 24: Oh, Sammy Boy
Nittany Lions Den

Penn State wins thrilling opener
Erie Times-News

Michigan finds relief in rout of Mountaineers
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Penn State Plays on Emerald Isle
WNEP-TV

Indiana Topples Indiana State, 28-10
IUHoosiers.com (Indiana University)

College Football Rewind: Why Georgia could be headed for a special season
CBS Sports

"Fun #PSU fact of the day: @coachjfranklin would have to go undefeated for 27+ years to become the winningest coach in #PSU history."
John Yonchuk on Twitter

Michigan hopes to pluck Notre Dame one last time before series ends
The Detroit News

Skydiver Aims to Deliver Game Ball at the 50, Misses the Stadium
The Boston Globe

Now No. 8 Spartans can focus on Oregon
USA Today

UCF: Holman replaces DiNovo at Quarterback in loss to Penn State on last second field goal
www.mynews13.com

A Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry dating to 1887 goes on shelf after game in South Bend
Fox News

Weekend Rewind, Week 1: Focus on Siemian, coaching staff
Inside NU

Misery Index Week 1: Knocked down in Nashville
USA Today

College football betting odds: Oregon opens as 11-point favorite over Michigan State
FanSided

CFB stock watch: ACC opens with a whimper
CSNwashington.com

Ohio State Football: Comparing freshmen quarterback debut starts
Scarlet and Game

How UTSA became college football's best startup
USA Today

Football: Three takeaways from Northwestern's season-opening loss
The Daily Northwestern

Navy Quotebook: Barrett on the Team's Mentality without Braxton Miller
Eleven Warriors

Big Ten Recap: Wisconsin's Self-Inflicted Wounds
Eleven Warriors

Spirited NCAA football cheerleaders around the country
www.wcnc.com

Sunday Morning Brews (8/31/14)
Yahoo! Sports

What Wisconsin's loss to LSU means for the Badgers' Playoff chances
Bucky's 5th Quarter

Nebraska's 784 total yards Saturday against Florida Atlantic set a new Big Ten record. The previous record was 763 by Purdue in 2004.
inagist / PennStateVolleyball

Around the Big Ten: Badgers let one slip away
Nittany Lions Den

Photo: Check Out The Special Helmets UCF Is Wearing For Its Game In Ireland
BeyondUSports

College football playoff picture: Week 1
ESPN

What was Ohio State's highlight play? Five Doug Lesmerises observations
The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

College Football Playoff threat watch, Week 1: A top 5 after Saturday
SB Nation

College football: Michigan rolls, but Jabrill Peppers injured - College Football
The Record (Bergen County, N.J.)

U.S. Marine Corps: BTN.com’s Week 1 superlative winners
Big Ten Network

College football: Jameis Winston helps No. 1 Florida State beat Oklahoma State 37-31
San Jose Mercury News

Video: Melvin Gordon, Corey Clement show off new touchdown dance
Big Ten Network

Ohio State football is going to be A-OK without stud Braxton Miller
Big Ten Network

No. 1 Women's Volleyball Captures Penn State Classic Crown
GoPSUsports.com

"FSU starting LB Chris Casher won’t play vs. OSU 'being withheld pending review of an academic related matter'"
Brett McMurphy on Twitter

Maryland cruises to 52-7 win over James Madison
USA Today

John Kampf: J.T. Barrett shows he can handle quarterback for Ohio State Buckeyes
The News-Herald

Ohio State Overcomes Tough Navy Test
VAVEL.com

Illini, Wes Lunt ride strong finish to opening victory
Chicago Sun-Times

W&M block attempt goes out of bounds. Penn State takes the third set, 25-9, and the match, 3-0. No. 1 Lions improve to 3-0 on the season.
inagist / Women's Volleyball

Appalachian State vs. Michigan: Game Grades, Analysis for the Wolverines
Bleacher Report

After easy win to open season, No. 8 Michigan State can start focusing on Oregon
The Republic (Columbus, Ind.)

Barrett throws for 2 TDs as No. 5 Ohio State overcomes slow start to beat Navy 34-17
The Tribune

No. 1 Women's Volleyball Sweeps Iona
GoPSUsports.com

Saturday

"The photo of the day is simple and needs no words (via @PSUCurleyCenter). http://t.co/2whP48SCEI"
Collegian Football on Twitter

"Seeing how all of the fans embraced Ficken after the game outside the stadium and his mom tearing up. #whatasight #greatteammate @sficken1"
Matt Zanellato #80 on Twitter

Comment Of Former FBI Director Louis Freeh
Patrick Leahy - United States Senator for Vermont

"Classmates Sickels and Mahon get airborne (technically) after Ficken's kick splits the uprights. http://t.co/Esj4Nwq8Jd"
Derek Levarse on Twitter

First Look: Analyzing Penn State after season opener
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

"Doesn't look right #WeAre http://t.co/MDxxfz2koT"
¯\_(ツ)_/¯ on Twitter

"Yeah...you could say Penn Staters travel well. Here's a shot from today's pep rally. (Via @PSUEngineerx2) http://t.co/7Yj2x7CGvM"
Onward State on Twitter

"Check out this circus catch by Geno Lewis (via @SBNationGIF) https://t.co/enH4dd2nCU"
Onward State on Twitter

"Safety Marcus Allen becomes 7th #PennState freshman to play in the game."
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

Court bars release of sexually explicit emails found during Kathleen Kane's review of Jerry Sandusky probe
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Central Florida vs. Penn State Betting Line & Prediction from Jimmy Boyd: August 30th 2014
Touthouse.com

"Celebration from the Lions, pointing to the crowd after opening win. http://t.co/NxSLYjV648"
Derek Levarse on Twitter

Penn State marching band enter the fray #CrokeParkClassic https://t.co/nd5D4cTFPa
Shane O' Halloran on Twitter

Hackenberg Tosses Masterclass In First Chapter Of New Era
StateCollege.com

"In the pub just outside of Croke Park, Penn State fans outnumber UCF by about 20:1. http://t.co/vmGscvrYiY"
Onward State on Twitter

Stone Cold Steve Austin Chugged Beer Before Making His Picks on College GameDay
WORLD NEWS VIEWS

"GIF: Geno Lewis catch http://t.co/zaepQ8vHo7"
Ben Jones on Twitter

"'AWWWW!' UCF skydiver misses stadium entirely, lands on railroad"
SB Nation

"And ESPN has to take shots at Joe Paterno. Even though he acted morally, legally and in complete accordance with past and present NCAA regs."
Scott Paterno on Twitter

VIDEO: Penn State Game-Winning Field Goal Vs. UCF In Dublin
SportsGrid

"#PennStaters love #Dublin... and I'm pretty sure the feeling is mutual. #busdriver @ScottPaterno #weare #JoePa http://t.co/1BL00dj8B8"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"#PennState kicker Sam Ficken and head coach James Franklin (photo by Bobby Chen/@John @PSUCurleyCenter http://t.co/6TVc6wkJJi"
Mark Wogenrich on Twitter

"Pre-game tailgating outside @FitzsimonsBar #PSUnrivaled @ScottPaterno #weare #CrokeParkClassic http://t.co/b8bbrcyuaW"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

James Franklin Says Penn State Will Party All The Way Back To The United States After Beating Central Florida
College Spun

"Being on the field for this (in Ireland)... one of the greatest moments of my @penn_state career. http://t.co/TgaSkfdFnB"
Melissa Conrad on Twitter

"Four Penn State related hashtags are trending right now. Best fans in the nation"
PennStateRecruiting on Twitter

Video: UCF Skydiver Misses Stadium During Pregame Show
blacksportsonline.com

"Nothing kept Christian Hackenberg at Penn State. But he took his second leap of faith and it paid off: http://t.co/jtqHCcYtus"
Ben Jones on Twitter

"I'm loving these pictures of penn state fans taking over Dublin! Good luck to my boys tomorrow! #weare #pennstate #BeatUCF"
Glenn Carson on Twitter

"'We're sorry for the wait...we had no idea so many #PennStaters wound be in Dublin. I need to double my staff.' - Pub Mgr. #CrokeParkClassic"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"Check out the #B1G's new flagship commercial. Very cool, powerful. https://t.co/KJlvKHSO2w #PennState @TCMcG @BigTenConf @BigTenNetwork"
Seberhagen on Twitter

"JamesFranklin:'I dont know what flight regulations are, but we're going to be partying all the way back to the United States.' Emmert weeps."
Kimberly Jones on Twitter

"christian hackenberg has so much potential. .He can easily be the best QB this year #WeAre..#UNRIVALED"
DaQuan Jones on Twitter

"'Touchdown Penn State' and 'Hackenberg' are trending WORLDWIDE! The power of Penn State fans is amazing. http://t.co/1YwuULr6PZ"
Onward State on Twitter

"Scoreboard at @CrokePark defines play calls for those in attendance who may be used to the free-flowing Gaelic fball http://t.co/SE60kC25Gh"
Melissa Conrad on Twitter

"Over 2,000 #PennStaters headed on buses to #Guinness for a party tonight. http://t.co/I2PrKpotrk"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"#PennState @coachjfranklin lifts @sficken1 off the ground in celebration. What a game. @PennLive http://t.co/udWgsslbJR"
Joe Hermitt on Twitter

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. UCF Knights - Recap - August 30, 2014
ESPN

"How good a coach is Franklin? His old team imploded first game gone. His new team came back to beat a reigning BCS bowl champ."
Stewart Mandel on Twitter

"The Nittany Lions will leave Dublin with #B1G smiles on their faces. http://t.co/7R3UvjEYmi"
Penn State Football on Twitter

Halftime: Penn State QB is the difference in Croke Park Classic
NBC Sports

"Had the privilege of speaking in front of thousands of the best fans of the country #WeAre https://t.co/TOyl8cL4Pq http://t.co/lAwbmOX4gM"
Matt Zanellato #80 on Twitter

Penn State's Matt Zanellato at PSU Pep Rally Dublin
YouTube

Touchdown for American Football fans in Dublin
Irish Times

"Victory! #WeAre http://t.co/yIDJw0STtr"
Penn State Chicago on Twitter

YouTuber adds 'Game of Thrones' theme to Big Ten commercial, nails it
Land-Grant Holy Land

"#PennState Cheerleaders making their way on stage @CrokePkClassic pep rally. #PSUnrivaled #weare http://t.co/4FYwrGLd1V"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"UCF will wear these helmets vs Penn State at the @CrokePkClassic tomorrow at 8:30 AM/ET ESPN2. http://t.co/4yUn5Xh0VY"
College GameDay on Twitter

"Want to thank everyone who supports these young men & our great University, #WeAre! Now let's make a statement & sell out Beaver this week!"
James Franklin on Twitter

"DaeSean Hamilton has 8 catches for 152 yds to break #PennState FR record for rec. yds. Deon Butler had 125 vs. Wis. in 2005"
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

"Never gets old seeing the road whites on gameday. #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/Qk6qpQYdM9"
Tony Mancuso on Twitter

"Apparently we're not only introducing football to the Irish, but to these refs as well"
Brian K on Twitter

Penn State And UCF Live Blog:Penn State Wins on Last Second Ficken Field Goal, Final Score is 26-24
StateCollege.com

Croke Park fly-by rattles eardrums across north Dublin
Irish Times

"Update: UCF skydiver landed on railroad after missing Ireland stadium. http://t.co/ySntiq43hd http://t.co/O13Yjp4ZRb"
SB✯Nation CFB on Twitter

"'I just want to enjoy it. I want to enjoy it with our guys.' - James Franklin after his first PSU victory http://t.co/f2bYbizoJl"
Tim Owen on Twitter

"If any of you are wondering, I'm not nervous."
Sam Ficken's Foot on Twitter

"53,304 would be largest crowd to watch an American football game in Ireland. Notre Dame-Navy drew 48,820 in '12 RT @MarkWogenrich #PSUvsUCF"
Anne Deeter Gallaher on Twitter

Redskins release RBs Evan Royster, Lache Seastrunk, Chris Thompson
The Washington Post

Big Ten college football stadiums in 2014 ranked by capacity
Examiner.com

Penn State pep rally draws thousands into Dublin streets
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

"Another person this month sued The Second Mile and Penn State over his alleged abuse by Jerry Sandusky http://t.co/t2WNyLb5dP"
Ryan Bagwell on Twitter

Penn State pep rally in Dublin a celebration to remember
Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pa.)

"@coachjfranklin We're here and loved it. Congrats on One of Many. #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/k4jkYwdCGj"
AB on Twitter

"And now I will take a nap and dream of Sam Ficken field goals. #PennState"
Holly Swanson on Twitter

Skydiver For UCF-Penn State Misses Stadium
The Interrobang

Penn State Pregame: A photographic look at Croke Park arrival of the Lions, Dan Rooney
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Column: Michigan State's Connor Cook avoids serious injury, but penalties for personal fouls should fit the crimes
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

"Amazing turnout for the pep rally in Dublin! (via @PennStateFball) http://t.co/sJJZF9JE7q"
Penn State on Twitter

New Texas A&M Football Complex [Photos]
Business Insider

"What a game! Great win vs a good team! 1-0 this week! Proud of my guys and proud to say #WeAre!! Thanks for all the messages and support!"
Josh Gattis on Twitter

".@chackenberg1 breaks #PennState record with 454 passing yds in win over UCF. Zack Mills had 399 yds vs. Iowa in 2002"
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

Penn State vs. UCF final score: Nittany Lions pull off last-second victory over Knights in Ireland, 26-24
FanSided

Photos: Tour of Croke Park Stadium
York Daily Record

"Judge Todd Hoover issued two orders in the C/S/S case on Wed. Unfortunately, they're sealed http://t.co/ikRkHjGywt"
Ryan Bagwell on Twitter

"Massive crowds ensue on Penn State's pep rally in Dublin, Ireland before the @CrokePkClassic. Courtesy @joepgarofalo http://t.co/rR3GNWJWZV"
ComRadio on Twitter

"These and a few thousand other people came to the Penn State Pep Rally in Temple Bar today #CrokeParkClassics http://t.co/wh80UhezP1"
Salla Karoliina on Twitter

"An estimated 10K fans turned out for Penn State's pep rally in the streets of Dublin, Ireland. Photo from @majorM1996 http://t.co/OSOmJIPA2S"
Centre Daily Times on Twitter

Penn State Pep Rally — Dublin
YouTube

Secret judicial ruling blocks release of sexually explicit emails
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Quite a show: Penn Manor edges Cedar Cliff 27-20 in an entertaining opener at UC Dublin
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Saturday’s College Football Games to Watch
New York Times

"Congrats to @coachjfranklin, @chackenberg1, @sficken1 and all of @psufootball - WE ARE!"
Scott Paterno on Twitter

"What finish! @PennStateFball kicks 36-yd FG as time expires to beat @UCF_Football 26-24 #PSUvsUCF Game Winner: http://t.co/iwdBviMX0G"
ESPN CollegeFootball on Twitter

"James Franklin: 'I dont know what flight regulations are, but we're going to be partying all the way back to the United States.'"
Onward State on Twitter

"UCF paid an Irish musical group to pretend to be its pep band, uniform and all, because they didn't send anyone."
Kevin Horne on Twitter

[Live Blog] Penn State vs. UCF
Onward State

"Pic: Thousands of enthusiastic fans for @PennStateFball pep rally for @CrokePkClassic. Updates @ydrcom @YDRPennState http://t.co/i1CdCZNQEB"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

"#PennState prez Eric Barron addresses a pep rally crowd of an estimated 10,000 in downtown Dublin. #LionsInIreland http://t.co/KRUqjR5DLq"
Frank Bodani on Twitter

"This IS AMAZING! @penn_state repping at pre-CrokeParkClassic PepRally! #PSU U know how2 show up 4a road game! #WeAre http://t.co/Ox5lDvhPPQ"
Sandy Barbour on Twitter

"Not to jinx it, but I believe all PSU Fall sports are undefeated at a combined 8-0. 3 more contests this weekend. #OneTeam"
Tommy DiVito on Twitter

"One of the parachuters did not make it into the stadium, but rather nearly hit a wall. That was the UCF flyer. PSU guy made it."
Greg Pickel on Twitter

"OMG, the first parachuter just missed the field and landed behind Croke Park! Hope he's OK. So still waiting for the game ball."
Shannon Owens-Green on Twitter

Penn State tops UCF 26-24 with last-second FG
Atlanta Journal Constitution

UCF, Penn State: fighting perception in Croke Park Classic
Orlando Sentinel

Rapid recap: Bishop McDevitt annihilates overmatched Steel-High in 2014 high school football opener
PennLive.com

"Pic: big & little Nittany Lions @PennStateFball pep rally for @CrokePkClassic. Updates @ydrc@YDRPennState http://t.co/nvnDlV3P4I"
Jason Plotkin on Twitter

"We really do have the best fans in the country. The fact that this many came to Ireland to support is is amazing. http://t.co/ygkDUWER50"
Jake Kiley on Twitter

Pre-game parachutist misses Dublin stadium, lands on train tracks - The Washington Post
The Washington Post

Penn State's Christian Hackenberg bulks up, set to run more
NFL.com

"Yikes. The Skydiver w/ UCF flag landed outside the stadium. Hope he's okay. #CrokeParkClassic"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"@sficken1 becomes the first PSU kicker to score on two continents."
Scott Paterno on Twitter

Penn State tops Central Florida with last-second field goal
Pacific Daily News

Welcome Back, Football: Penn State 26, UCF 24
Black Shoe Diaries

Penn State edges Central Florida on last-second field goal
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

ESPN analysts: U-M will be 10-1 heading to Columbus in November
Detroit Free Press

Breakdown of the Navy-Ohio State matchup
The Baltimore Sun

2014 Illini football expectations: FOX Sports pundits discuss
The Sports Bank

Big Ten viewer's guide: Week 1 - Big Ten Blog
ESPN

Penn State Football - Keys to the Game: UCF Knights
Victory Bell Rings

UCF rented instant replay system for Croke Park Classic
Orlando Sentinel

Penn State Pregame: James Franklin and his staff on game day and their vantage points
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Dublin game draws mixed views from Irish
Philly.com

Rich Scarcella: Irish hospitality a highlight of memorable trip
Reading Eagle

For Ireland, Croke Park Is More Than Just A Stadium
StateCollege.com

Team Arriving on Stage
YouTube

"Thousands of #PennStaters representing who #weare. #CrokeParkClassic #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/HDNvHDUS7o"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

RT"@PennStateFball: INCREDIBLE showing of Penn State support at the @CrokePkClassic Pep Rally. #WeAre #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/nMSsWqLOHI"
U.S. Embassy Dublin on Twitter

Freeh thanks supporters, hospital after VT crash
BurlingtonFreePress.com

Feast of Season Openers Worthy of Top Billing
New York Times

McKenna the GAA man with a plan
Irish Examiner

Sam Ficken's mad victory lap for survival follows Penn State's electric last-second win in Ireland
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Old and new come together in Penn State's 26-24 win over Central Florida
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

VIDEO: Jet Flyover Before PSU-UCF Game Scares Dublin Locals
SportsGrid

Penn State vs. UCF: Game Grades, Analysis for the Nittany Lions
Bleacher Report

The scene in Dublin: Nittany Lion fans bask in PSU victory
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Rapid Replay: Penn State 26, Central Florida 24 (Croke Park, Dublin)
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Christian Hackenberg Sets Penn State Passing Record in Epic Victory vs. UCF
Bleacher Report

"And with 2 more victories today..way to go @PennStateFball @PennStateVBALL 6-0 with Sat night and Sunday contests ahead! #oneteam #onegoal"
Varsity S Penn State on Twitter

Penn State tops UCF 26-24 with last-second FG
WIAT 42

Penn State wins on Ficken's late field goal
Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, Pa.)

Penn State Tops UCF 26-24 With Last-Second FG
New York Times

College Football Preview: 10 Questions for New Playoff Era
Breitbart

Penn State set for morning game in Ireland
GoErie.com Blogs

Streak for the Cash Picks-August 30, 2013
FanSided

Franklin makes PSU debut in Ireland
Times News Online

College-athlete pay case nearly didn't happen
www.clickorlando.com

Michigan State Cruises to Season Opening Win - Sports News
ABC News Radio

Bob Hunter commentary: Ohio State's playoff hopes depend on a strong Big Ten
Buckeye Xtra Sports

Around college football: Cook gives Michigan State scare during rout
Buckeye Xtra Sports

Local PSU fans enjoying time in Dublin
Citizens Voice

Temple Football: Win Over Vanderbilt Means ACC Contention
Rant Sports

College Football Odds Central Florida Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions Free Pick
Pregame.com

From Ireland: Live Penn State, UCF coverage begins at top o' the mornin'
Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pa.)

Penn State faithful nearly 10,000 strong in Ireland
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Keeping the ‘O’ afloat against Navy falls on freshman’s shoulders - Sports
The Times-Reporter (New Philadelphia, Ohio)

7 Years later App State's big win over Michigan still having an impact
WBTV

"Might be a 'home game' for UCF tomorrow but Penn State will definitely have the home field advantage #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/VrTSNllUPX"
PSU Death Valley on Twitter

"HUGE slate of #ESPNCFB games tomorrow! #PSUvsUCF kicks off the action from Dublin,Ireland 8:30 AM ET on #ESPN2 http://t.co/xVlFJIj9VT"
ESPN CollegeFootball on Twitter

"Friday Aug29 a success for @GoPSUsports! 4 up 4 down! Congrats @PennStateFH @PennStateWSOC @PennStateVBALL @PennStateMSOC #WeAre #OneTeam"
Sandy Barbour on Twitter

"Meg Schafer becomes the 1st freshman since 2010 to score 2 en route to a 3-1 win! Read more: http://t.co/5Wf28k45m5 http://t.co/RlVaP4MHaD"
Penn State WSOC on Twitter

"Thousands of #PennState fans pack Dublin for pep rally #PSUIreland http://t.co/NMPIp56bT8 http://t.co/7i5FdhPaBZ"
Penn State football on Twitter

Illinois seeking strong start Saturday - Sports
The Register-Mail

Illini, Lunt look for a fast start vs. Penguins
Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, Ill.)

Illinois Football Avoids Upset, Beats Youngstown State 28-17
Writing Illini

Hawkeyes survive Northern Iowa scare in season opener
The Des Moines Register

Ohio State shows holes but powers past Navy
NBC Sports

Penn State nips UCF, 26-24, on last-second Sam Ficken field goal
Big Ten Network

Lehigh Valley Penn State fans watch Ireland game from Tilted Kilt.
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

Penn State football fans wake up early, savor team's season opener in Dublin, Ireland
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Gallery: Stockpiling the best Big Ten football photos of Week 1
Big Ten Network

UCF drops opener to Penn State on last-second FG in Ireland
FOX Sports

"Next time I see Mark Emmert, gonna ask him about this: In his time at LSU, 37% of black FB players graduated. Same period at PSU: 82%."
Kimberly Jones on Twitter

Extra Innings Sports - Wisconsin going to battle for the Big Ten
sportsenthusiast.sportsblog.com

Illini open season v. Youngstown State
Chicago Tribune

The college-athlete pay case that nearly didn’t happen
My Fox 8

College Football
FanSided

University of Illinois reminds football fans that smoke-free campus rules apply to tailgaters
Daily Journal

Michigan WR Devin Funchess will wear the No. 1 jersey this season
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Penn State Leads UCF 10-3 After First Half
Onward State

Saturday Morning Early Games Thread!
Corn Nation

Always great to start the season with our first Penn State Wrestling morning workout of the year!!!
inagist / Nico Megaludis

Croke Park Classic: Penn State vs. UCF in Dublin (with images, tweets) · pennlive · Storify
Storify

Charge on: Knights take on Penn State in Dublin | Orlando
www.mynews13.com

No. 5 Ohio State Launches Season Against Navy
WCMH

Penn State And UCF Live Blog: Second Quarter Penn State Leads 7-3
StateCollege.com

The 1st college football Saturday of the year has arrived
CougCenter

No. 5 OSU launches '14 against Navy
Ravenna Record Courier

Michigan State Spartans 45, Jacksonville State 7: Spartans' offense flies high early, defense keeps pace
Detroit Free Press

It's Gameday! Michigan opens against Appalachian State, with 2007 still a fresh memory
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

New College Football Playoff Era in Full Swing
The Epoch Times

Jacksonville State falls to No. 8 Michigan State 45-7
Gadsden Times

Cook terrific as Spartans roll - Sports - MailTribune.com
Mail Tribune

Michigan State rolls past Jacksonville State. in opener
The Spokesman Review

Rutgers Gets Start it Needs With Win Over Washington State
The Wall Street Journal

Temple weathers the storm, then rolls over Vanderbilt
Philly.com

Cook shakes off scare as Michigan State football flexes its muscles
Grand Haven Tribune

7 years later, Wolverines’ loss still resonates
Toledo Blade

QB Cook leads Michigan State to 45-7 win vs. Jacksonville State
FOX Sports

College Football: Indiana kicker Aaron Del Grosso has big shoes to fill
Post-Tribune (Merrillville, Ind.)

Pat Caputo
The Oakland Press

Four Michigan State players suffer injuries against Jacksonville State
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

PSU NOTEBOOK: Local fans descend in droves on Dublin - Sports
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

UConn football notes: BYU's Taysom Hill Looks Like Heisman Candidate
CTnow

Knights aim for Dublin play against Penn State
Florida Today (Melbourne, Fla.)

Michigan State 45, Jacksonville State 7
wzzm13.com

College football: No. 8 Michigan State routs Jacksonville State
The Salt Lake Tribune

Cook Terrific, Spartans Beat Jacksonville St 45-7
New York Times

Experienced vets and powerful newcomers lead #PSUVB to season-opening victory vs. TCU. Recap and stats:
inagist / PennStateVolleyball

No. 1 Women's Volleyball Powers Past TCU
GoPSUsports.com

Spartans 45, Gamecocks 7: Michigan State strikes early, coasts to season-opening win
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Penn St. ready for Franklin’s debut
Delaware County Daily Times (Upper Darby Township, Pa.)

JSU secondary struggles in 45-7 loss to Michigan State - The Anniston Star: Sports
Anniston Star

Strong-armed QB, improved athleticism and depth key for Illinois as Youngstown St. visits - Sports
Journal Star (Peoria, Ill.)

Gene Frenette: Schedule gives Florida State edge in NCAA title chase
members.jacksonville.com

Penn State-UCF football in Ireland: Five things to watch
The Express Times (Easton, Pa.)

Jay Paterno: Matt Senneca has what it takes to turn around Wilson Area High School football team
The Express Times (Easton, Pa.)

Can Northwestern tame Cal Bears again?
Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, Ill.)

Major conferences face numbers crunch in college football playoff
Los Angeles Times

Friday

"U.S. Attorney ordered to release records of Penn State investigation. Confirms FBI investigation ongoing. http://t.co/jOMJdb7P0w"
Ryan Bagwell on Twitter

Hackenberg: O-Line stepping up to plate
Citizens Voice

Penn State Dublin notes: A look at the Croke Park field, BTN analyst sour on Lions, more
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Curious Car Crashes: Louis Freeh, The Man With The Secrets
WhoWhatWhy

"Why I love PSU! RT @JoeHermitt: Unbelievable turnout for #PennState pep rally in Dublin. Guessing over 10k. @PennLive http://t.co/sBQhTmY6Bw"
Garry Gilliam on Twitter

Matt McGloin to face off against Terrelle Pryor once again
Silver and Black Pride

Penn State Depth Chart and Injury Report, UCF Edition
Black Shoe Diaries

UCF reveals special helmet for Saturday's game
South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)

Postcard from Dublin
Reading Eagle

Video: Penn State Opens Season Saturday In Dublin « CBS Philly
CBS Philly

Intrigue surrounds Penn State's Ireland opener against Central Florida
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Photo gallery from Thursday in Dublin
Scranton Times-Tribune

Penn State Most 'Embarrassing' Team says Wall Street Journal
StateCollege.com

Corbett campaign calls F&M pollster names on Twitter
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

"Dublin had to shut down a street downtown as thousands of Penn Staters watch the Croke Park pep rally. http://t.co/tualKvHEPF"
Onward State on Twitter

Temple throttles Vanderbilt, 37-7
Philly.com

Franklin not bothered by Central Florida game
The Altoona Mirror

The problem with Big Ten football
Midwest Sports Fans

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs. Washington State Cougars - Recap
ESPN

Exclusive: How Josh Shaw Fooled USC
www.newsweek.com

Jay Paterno discusses his book Paterno Legacy about Joe Paterno
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

Penn State case provides road map for NCAA enforcement changes
Sporting News

Lift Penn State Penalties | RealClearSports
RealClearSports

Penn State vs. UCF Prediction Roundtable
Victory Bell Rings

Penn State Football 2014 - James Franklin Meets Media at Dublin Airport - Dublin Video
Dublin Informer

5 Burning Questions For The NCAA Women's Volleyball Season
ESPN

UCF's O'Leary supports further softening of PSU's sanctions
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

UCF unveils awesome new helmet for Ireland (Photo)
FanSided

The Americans are here! Croke Park Classic fans hit Dublin
www.todayfm.com

"#PennStaters already arriving for the @CrokePkClassic Pep Rally. #weare #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/wDoP7LHCmh"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

The country's "most embarrassing" college football programs
www.sportsjournalists.com

ROSS: Franklin, Penn State have something to prove in Ireland
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Rashan Gary, top player in the 2016 class, shares thoughts on Rutgers' season opening victory
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

UNRIVALED - Penn State Football – Croke Park Classic – We Are!
YouTube

Rutgers rallies in 4th to beat Cougars 41-38
Artesia Daily Press

Temple upsets mistake-prone Vanderbilt 37-7
Artesia Daily Press

PSU NOTEBOOK 8/29/2014 - Sports
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

Penn State players get into the Irish spirit with local games
Delaware County Daily Times (Upper Darby Township, Pa.)

Best Division in College Football? The SEC West then who?
Before It's News

NCAA's Mark Emmert ordered to testify in wrongful death suit
CBS Sports

Penn State notebook: NCAA rebuts report of eased PSU sanctions
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

UCF, Penn State Preview: Keys to beating Nittany Lions
Orlando Sentinel

Six for Saturday, Dublin-Style: Hidden value of PSU's Mike Hull and Ryan Keiser, James Franklin's love for dual-threats, more
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

PSU corner Jordan Lucas not intimidated by top wipeouts ... but afraid of heights
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

"Rallies in Dublin for tomorrow's @CrokePkClassic, PSU & UCF fans are turning out (esp. the Nittany Lions): http://t.co/dRfolpTLKA"
RedditCFB on Twitter

Penn State Football 2014: James Franklin in Ireland - Day II
YouTube

"Pep Rally #Dublin #PSUFootball http://t.co/pV6Q9C06Sk"
Marilyn Karpinski on Twitter

"@NittanyLion B1G fans of the scarf! Get some rest, tomorrow we show @CrokePark what Penn State Football is all about. http://t.co/48rvSXh0JS"
Penn State Football on Twitter

"Team arriving for rally @CrokePkClassic #PSUnrivaled #weare http://t.co/QYrezTWR2h"
O'PSUTruthville on Twitter

"This place is packed. http://t.co/WVa1EJUVsS"
Mark Brennan on Twitter

"INCREDIBLE showing of Penn State support at the @CrokePkClassic Pep Rally. #WeAre #PSUnrivaled http://t.co/WJ4eZ2qlqf"
Penn State Football on Twitter

Rutgers' sells out first Big Ten football game (Yahoo Sports)
www.centralsportsnews.com

The Big Worry: Is Penn State's rebuilt offensive line ready for UCF's experienced D-line Saturday?
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

No. 5 Ohio State launches season against Navy - The Washington Post
The Washington Post

B1G teams lead way in paying opponents
ESPN

College football teams paying opponents at least $12.8M combined this weekend
ESPN

Rutgers football starts off Big Ten era with comeback victory at Washington State
Scarlet Scuttlebutt

"HUGE crowd at #PennState pep rally in Temple Bar district of Dublin. http://t.co/owdK6lYFpZ"
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

"UNRIVALED - Penn State Football – Croke Park Classic – We Are!: http://t.co/qFzKnW1eFr via @YouTube"
Aaron on Twitter

Penn State out to learn from last season's loss to UCF
Philly.com

Texas A&M Aggies vs. South Carolina Gamecocks - Recap - August 28, 2014
ESPN

Penn State notebook: Depth welcome at running back
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Some Openers “Pretty Cool” & Others Not So Much for Franklin, Penn State Football
StateCollege.com

Penn State may have postseason ban lifted by next year - College Football
SI.com

VIDEO: Players learn football, Gaelic style
Scranton Times-Tribune

Penn State lays it on the line against Central Florida
The Mercury

Rutgers Scarlet Knights sell out first Big Ten football game
ESPN

Top 10 Selling Games of the Upcoming College Football Season
www.ticketnetwork.com

Penn State players dive into Irish culture, try hand at Gaelic football
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

"Very proud of @JayPaterno and how he has been handling all of the interviews. Listen with an open mind and see past the 'narrative.'"
Scott Paterno on Twitter

Jay Paterno joins Sports Night on 8-28-14 (auidio)
SoundCloud / ESPN Nashville

Maryland can’t afford to look past James Madison
Artesia Daily Press

No. 5 Ohio State launches season against Navy
Artesia Daily Press

Kareem Walker, top junior RB in the country, on RU's ground attack: 'That running game was looking real nice'
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

The Big Ten blitz: Maryland comes to terms with its new athletic conference (Video)
Memphis Business Journal

LIVE BLOG! Penn State plans pep rally in Ireland to kick off season
Delaware County Daily Times (Upper Darby Township, Pa.)

Report: Penn State Bowl Ban Likely to be Reduced
Philadelphia Magazine

Kegs and Eggs? Area Bars Expecting Early Morning Rush for Penn State Football Game in Dublin
StateCollege.com

"It's a Black & Gold takeover at Market Square in Dublin!! #IrishKnights #ChargeOn #UCFflyMCO http://t.co/0ioYCeJror"
UCF Knights on Twitter

"Congrats to @CoachMattRhule for leading @Temple_FB to last night's 37-7 win over Vandy and the SEC! #JoePa #PennState http://t.co/WwegxkdeDk"
ChiTownLionPSU on Twitter

"Unbelievable turnout for #PennState pep rally in Dublin. Guessing over 10k. @PennLive http://t.co/5amL7zgIbN"
Joe Hermitt on Twitter

"The winner of @CrokePkClassic gets the Dan Rooney Trophy, made from buried bog yew that's 4,500 years old. http://t.co/teW902A98i"
Frank Bodani on Twitter

Washington State Cougars crumble in fourth quarter against Rutgers
ESPN

Blanchette: Cougs bid disappointing farewell to Seattle
The Spokesman Review

Arlington grad Alex Starzyk helps Temple to upset win
Poughkeepsie Journal

Rutgers-Washington State: What 41-38 win means for Scarlet Knights
The Star-Ledger (Newark, N.J.)

College Football Playoff: Why the playoff makes nonconference games more important
The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City, Okla.)

Rutgers sells out Sept. 13 Penn State game
New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

Effect of new NCAA offseason access rule may be evident on field
USA Today

Fans Asked to Review University Bag Policy Prior to Attending Athletic Events This Fall
GoPSUsports.com

Penn State preview: Bowl-like debut vs. UCF could hinge on Lions' offensive line
Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pa.)

Dublin banking on American football fans
Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, Pa.)

Penn State, NCAA sanctions: It’s time for the NCAA to end its pointless punishment of the Nittany Lions football program.
Slate Magazine

"#TBT Old Pic of new @rosebowlgame Hall of Fame Honoree Ki-Jana Carter @mastakey32 Congrats! http://t.co/MAJrL6P8K8"
Jay Paterno on Twitter

Maryland can’t afford to look past James Madison - The Washington Post
The Washington Post

Johnny Holliday and Joe Beninati will add Washington flavor to Maryland’s first Big Ten Network telecast - The Washington Post
The Washington Post

The Road to the College Football Playoff: Week One
entertainment.worldnewsviews.com

KnightNews.com » The Transformation of Croke Park
KnightNews.com

Buckeyes Hopeful Preparation Pays Off Against Navy
Eleven Warriors

Ask Nick: Devin Funchess' potential, Michigan's redshirts and, of course, the offensive line
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Penn State, UCF set for Ireland season opener
Artesia Daily Press

Emma’s End-Around: How The Big Ten Will Be Won
WORLD NEWS VIEWS

Penn State goes to Ireland and a wine and spirits store reopens on Linglestown Road. It's an all-progress edition of The Meter
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

For UCF, no more hiding in background | TBO.com, The Tampa Tribune and The Tampa Times
The Tampa Tribune

Penn State Players Try Hurling And Gaelic Football With Mixed Results
StateCollege.com

"Pennsylvania will eye email archiving system and review its record retention law amid criticism of employee deletions http://t.co/m7LfIJuFqW"
Bill Schackner on Twitter

"It's Christmas in August: MATCH DAY. @PennStateMSOC vs. Oakland at 8 PM. Come out to Jeffrey Field for #PennStateFutbol! #WeAre #PennState"
Jeremy Fallis on Twitter

Pennsylvania eyes purchasing email archiving system
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Lions are all business
Citizens Voice

Rutgers rallies in 4th quarter, withstands Halliday's passing for 41-38 win over Washington St
Fox News

Bowl-like debut could hinge on Penn State’s O-line
The Reporter

Despite PSU-Central Fla., Dubliners slow to embrace American football
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

NFL at Croker the next step
Irish Examiner

Penn State football team savors cultural experience
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Penn State players on business trip, but also take time out to have fun
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Tour of infamous Irish prison gives UCF players perspective head of Penn State game
Orlando Sentinel

UCF Unveils Irish Helmets For Penn State Game
Onward State

UCF vs. Penn State: Pressure will immediately be on UCF freshman QB Pete DiNovo
Orlando Sentinel

Ex-FBI director Freeh says grateful for support from friends, colleagues after Vermont crash
Newser

Rutgers opens up Big Ten tenure with win over Washington State
Scarlet and Game

How Appalachian State Changed College Football
The Wall Street Journal

Friday's Future Huddle Looks For A Commitment
Maize and Blue Nation

Hello: Darian Roseboro
MGoBlog

Penn State and UCF head for Dublin's Croke Park – and a Gaelic storm
theguardian.com

Band Jam to Highlight UMass Pregrame Activities
Onward State

Five Questions and Five Answers 2014: Offense
MGoBlog

With New Coach in a New Country, Penn State Gears up for UCF Opener in Dublin
GantDaily.com (Clearfield, Pa.)

Two Pennsylvania schools are kicking off the 2014 season in Ireland today
usatodayhss.com

Where can you go to watch the Penn State game Saturday morning?
The Express Times (Easton, Pa.)

Biggest upsets in college football on Day One of the 2014 season
Examiner.com

Susquehannock grad Edsall feels good about 2014 Maryland football team
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Penn State, UCF set for Ireland season opener - The Washington Post
The Washington Post

Penn State, UCF embracing Irish setting in Dublin for Saturday's season opener for both teams
The Republic (Columbus, Ind.)

Temple upsets mistake-prone Vanderbilt 37-7
Jackson Sun

Freshmen Tweets From Syllabus Week
Onward State

"Saturday forecast for Dublin: partly cloudy and low/mid 60s. @CrokePkClassic kick at 1:30 pm IST / 8:30 am ET on ESPN2."
Jeff Nelson on Twitter

Hoosiers defense gets 1st test against Indiana St.
Washington Times

Despite distractions, Nittany Lions focused on game - Sports
The Times-Tribune (Scranton, Pa.)

PSU-UCF game puts Ireland's game of hurling in spotlight
The York Dispatch (York, Pa.)

Many questions; who starts as OSU QB not one of them
Mansfield News Journal (Mansfield, Ohio)

Nittany Lions get a taste of hurling, Gaelic football
Reading Eagle

Select untested Ohio State players set to make Buckeye debut - The Lantern
The Lantern

The guys received Gaelic Football & Hurling lessons from the pros after practice. Great athleticism shown by all... http://t.co/IkJKjfVMkv
Penn State Football on Twitter

Earthquakes rock Iceland volcano, could trigger eruption
Public Opinion (Chambersburg, Pa.)

Penn State expects test from Central Florida defense
Philly.com

UCF football players tour historic Irish prison museum
WESH Orlando

Your Inaugural Viewing Guide of the 2014 Season
Eleven Warriors

UCF football: game-changing plays from defense a must to win
Orlando Sentinel

Commentary: Two games, two rooting interests in Irish stew
Reading Eagle

Effect of new NCAA offseason access rule may be evident on field
Detroit Free Press

Big Ten power structure tilts heavily to the right
The Chillicothe Gazette

Will bowl ban be lifted a year early?
Times News Online

Maryland suspends Levern Jacobs, A.J. Hendy for season
FanSided

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood shrugs off Washington State’s big passing numbers
Odd Onion

After eventful offseason, Northwestern meets Cal
kfwbam.com

Navy to have its hands full with Ohio State
www.cincinnati.com

No. 5 Ohio State Launches Season Against Navy
Review Times

Ohio State offense 'pushing freaky'
Mansfield News Journal (Mansfield, Ohio)

Levern Jacobs and A.J. Hendy of Maryland suspended for season for violation of code of conduct
ESPN

Oklahoma football: Bob Stoops to coach 200th game at Oklahoma
The Oklahoman (Oklahoma City, Okla.)

NCAA football odds & predictions for early games Saturday, August 30
Fantasy CPR

Steelers' Rooney instrumental in bringing American football to Ireland
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Nova, Rutgers get off to good start
Asbury Park Press (Asbury Park, N.J.)

Secret judicial ruling blocks release of sexually explicit emails
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

5 Most Important Flips of the 2015 College Football Recruiting Season
Bleacher Report

Road trip for both Penn State, Central Florida
WTAE-TV (Pittsburgh)

Cedar Cliff's 27-20 loss to Penn Manor in Ireland for a while looked like a turning of November's tables
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Appalachian State Mountaineers at Michigan Wolverines Preview
Old North Banter

Gameday Coverage: Croke Park Classic vs. UCF
Onward State

For Nittany Lions, Ireland opener a ‘business trip’
The News Journal

Money From Penn State's Sandusky Sentence To Help Central Ohio K
WCMH

Ex-FBI Director Freeh: Grateful for Support After Crash
NewsMax.com

Governance for a New Era
Scribd (Published by PennLive)

Illini, Lunt look to get out of the gate fast
Artesia Daily Press

If loving college football is wrong, I don't want to be right
PennLive.com

Will this year be different than last?
Inside NU

Michigan Football Positional Preview: Clark anchors experienced defensive line
The Michigan Journal

Meet a Buckeye: Pat Elflein
Buckeye Xtra Sports

NITTANY NOTES: PSU-UCF game guide - Times Leader
The Times-Leader (Wilkes-Barre, Pa.)

Michigan State vs Jacksonville State Preview
This is Sparta!

College football begins, but no NCAA Football video game this year
avideogamelife.com

New UCF ad redeems last year's flop
Orlando Sentinel

2014 College Football Preview
Battle Creek Enquirer

2014 College Preview
Battle Creek Enquirer

Shilique Calhoun's dual role: hit 'em, make 'em smile
ESPN

Brady Hoke feels 'horrible' for Braxton Miller, isn't counting out OSU
Detroit Free Press

It's finally here! Tonight we kick off the 2014 season vs.TCU at 7:30 p.m. in Rec Hall. Preview it: #PSUVB
inagist / PennStateVolleyball

Penn State in Ireland: High school football kicks off Irish weekend
Pocono Record (Stroudsburg, Pa.)

Mark Blaudschun's Blitz: Braxton Miller Loss May Not Sink Buckeyes' Title Hopes
Bleacher Report

Questions and possibilities swirl around quarterback J.T. Barrett in his first start for Ohio State -- Bill Livingston
The Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)

College Football: Temple upsets mistake-prone Vanderbilt, 37-7
Delaware County Daily Times (Upper Darby Township, Pa.)

College football 2014: Our crystal ball looks at Big Ten, Patriot League and Centennial Conference
The Express Times (Easton, Pa.)

It's Gameday! Michigan State begins season of high expectations with Jacksonville State matchup
The Bay City Times (Bay City, Mich.)

Rutgers rallies in 4th to beat Cougars 41-38
USA Today

Illini, Lunt look to get out of the gate fast
The Kansas City Star

Illini take aim at bowl game
St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Penn State Football: Lions kickoff 2014 season in Ireland
isportsweb

College football begins its historic season of change
Pensacola News Journal

Indiana Football Roundtable: Season Preview and Predictions
Hoosier State of Mind

Penn State football team learns about Gaelic football and hurling
The Morning Call (Allentown, Pa.)

Michigan State Football 2014 Season Preview: A football final four?
This is Sparta!

UMass football 2014 season preview - Part I: Quarterback Blake Frohnapfel set to lead revamped offense
MassLive.com

Penn State players learn Irish games hurling, Gaelic football
The Reporter

Big Ten should come down to Wisconsin, Michigan State
The Newark Advocate

Penn State, UCF, and a brief history of football in Ireland
Nittany Lions Den

OSU needs a healthy QB, revamped defense in 2014
Mansfield News Journal (Mansfield, Ohio)

Penn State wrestling coach Cael Sanderson, Iowa's Tom Brands named to USA freestyle world team staff
The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pa.)

Vanderbilt moves on from James Franklin
Philly.com

Photos: Penn State football team arrives in Dublin
Big Ten Network

Colleges Buy Sexual Misconduct Policies to Insure Against Scandal
Businessweek

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