| Dec 18, 2014
| 7:44 PM
The first time Ravens offensive tackle Rick Wagner was tasked with blocking J.J. Watt was on the University of Wisconsin practice field when Wagner was an underclassman walk-on. A converted tight end still adding bulk, Wagner was determined to not be...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Freshman quarterback Michael O'Connor will transfer from Penn State, coach James Franklin announced Thursday.
O'Connor, who was recruited by former coach Bill O'Brien, did not play this season. He will be required to sit out next season if he...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 6:34 PM
NEW YORK — Joe Paterno, who worked as an usher at the old Ebbets Field, once joked that he never had much use for baseball after the Dodgers left Brooklyn. Still, Penn State's new athletic director called it "fitting" that the football team would...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Ravens officials spent the bye week preparing for not only next Monday night's game against the New Orleans Saints, but for the final six-game stretch that will determine whether the team makes the NFL postseason.
With a 6-4 record, the Ravens are right...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Penn State receivers Eugene Lewis and DaeSean Hamilton combined for 19 catches in the season-opener against Central Florida. The last three games, they've had 14, including one each in Saturday's loss to Illinois.
After the game, quarterback Christian...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Let's all breathe a sigh of relief. The wussification of America is not complete.
Gary Andersen scared us there with his Monday comments regarding the Paul Bunyan Axe. The Wisconsin coach said that the axe, a super-cool trophy awarded to the Minnesota-...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Miles Dieffenbach channeled his former coach this week, using Bill O'Brien's disputed description from 2012 to explain how Penn State just might win Saturday.
"We're a bunch of fighters, and we're going to fight to the end," the Penn State offensive...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 10:26 AM
Earlier this week, James Franklin said offensive coordinator John Donovan would return to the coaches' box for the Ohio State game. Donovan had coached from Penn State's sideline at Michigan to help facilitate better communication with quarterback...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Ohio State's quarterback looked to his left, intending to fire a bubble screen. But a Rutgers defensive lineman blocked his visual path to Evan Spencer, so the quarterback took off. He ran straight up the middle, motoring 33 yards past five defenders in...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Of The Morning Call
Last week, at a team meeting called by Penn State's football captains, quarterback Christian Hackenberg got some things off his chest. Primarily about the team's expectations and how to achieve them.
With three younger brothers...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 8:34 AM
JACKSONVILLE — When Allen Robinson converts a third-and-long with a catch over the middle Sunday against Miami or gets back to the end zone in the near future, the Jaguars should thank one of their AFC South rivals.
If the Houston Texans hadn't...