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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Karan Higdon carrying a new load for No. 19 Michiganblessings, why not do it?� On Saturday, Higdon will get the chance to display
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 hours ago
blessings, why not do it?� On Saturday, Higdon will get the chance to display his wares against Heisman Trophy contender Saquon Barkley in a visit to No. 2 Penn State. �Being able to go against him in his house is definitely big for me,� Higdon... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Karan Higdon carrying a new load for No. 19 Michiganblessings, why not do it?” On Saturday, Higdon will get the chance to display
The Oakland Press / Posted 2 hours ago
blessings, why not do it?” On Saturday, Higdon will get the chance to display his wares against Heisman Trophy contender Saquon Barkley in a visit to No. 2 Penn State. “Being able to go against him in his house is definitely big for me,” Higdon... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan QB John O'Korn is right: He has to pick it up — and nowenough to carry more than its share and keep this team in every ball game, rega
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 hours ago
enough to carry more than its share and keep this team in every ball game, regardless of opponent or setting. And while Saquon Barkley is a fantastic football player and Trace McSorley has come into his own over the past year, Penn State's... Read more
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The Morning Call
Michigan's arid offense looks for fresh life at Penn Statein 2007. It was by far the 190-pound junior’s best rushing performance and came
The Morning Call / Posted 7 hours ago
in 2007. It was by far the 190-pound junior’s best rushing performance and came against a defense that held Penn State’s Saquon Barkley to 56 yards on 20 carries. Higdon showed strong bursts on his two big runs, notably the 59-yard touchdown run... Read more
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Philly.com
Superb Michigan defense faces challenge in Penn State's Barkleyhave to play at its best against No. 2 Penn State on Saturday night when it wil
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
have to play at its best against No. 2 Penn State on Saturday night when it will try to contain do-everything running back Saquon Barkley. “It’ll be a team effort defensively to go against a great player,” Wolverines head coach Jim Harbaugh said... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penn State’s Saquon Barkley heads USA Today’s midseason All-American teamPenn State's Saquon Barkley heads USA Today's midseason All-American team | Tri
TribLIVE / Posted 8 hours ago
Penn State's Saquon Barkley heads USA Today's midseason All-American team | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan football: Running back Karan Higdon ready to do more vs. PSU3-0) at 7:42 p.m. on Saturday in a game televised nationally on ABC. The Nitta
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
3-0) at 7:42 p.m. on Saturday in a game televised nationally on ABC. The Nittany Lions are led by an exceptional back, Saquon Barkley. While Higdon praised Barkley as a running back, he said he plans to show everyone what he’s capable of on... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Houston Nutt settles lawsuit with Ole Missplace-kicking abilities this season. After hitting 22-of-24 field goals a year
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 9 hours ago
place-kicking abilities this season. After hitting 22-of-24 field goals a year ago, Davis has missed seven of his 13 tries in 2017. Julius connected on 10-of-12 field goals in 2015.Bryce Love draws even with Saquon Barkley on Bovada’s Heisman... Read more
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The Morning Call
A dramatically retooled Notre Dame team awaits USCin the nation. Running back Josh Adams already has 776 yards rushing — more th
The Morning Call / Posted 10 hours ago
in the nation. Running back Josh Adams already has 776 yards rushing — more than even Heisman Trophy front-runner Saquon Barkley of Penn State. Adams averages 9.0 yards per carry. Notre Dame’s reversal on defense has been just as... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan embarrassed Penn State last year, but things have changedthe Nittany Lions are a much better football team than they were the last time
Detroit Free Press / Posted 12 hours ago
the Nittany Lions are a much better football team than they were the last time Michigan saw them. Penn State running back Saquon Barkley has been a Heisman Trophy candidate for most of the season, even if he's had two relatively pedestrian games... Read more
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NFL.com
Midseason #CFBTop25: Saquon Barkley leads future NFL stars2017 stats: 135 carries for 1,387 yards (10.3 average), 11 TDs. Saquon Barkley
NFL.com / Posted 13 hours ago
2017 stats: 135 carries for 1,387 yards (10.3 average), 11 TDs. Saquon Barkley is getting the love from the scouting community, but Love has nearly doubled Barkley's rushing yards and touchdowns production this season in only one more contest played... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Live updates: Michigan football news conference with Jim HarbaughHarbaugh mentions no turnovers, no sacks, 100% in red zone. Harbaugh talks abo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 hours ago
Harbaugh mentions no turnovers, no sacks, 100% in red zone. Harbaugh talks about needing a "team effort" dealing with Saquon Barkley. Jim Harbaugh said he didn't think Lavert Hill interfered on penalty he was called on. Harbaugh also mentions... Read more
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Bleacher Report
2018 NFL Draft Big Board: Matt Miller's Updated Rankingsposition group, except for running back and safety, there is not a top-tier pla
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 hours ago
position group, except for running back and safety, there is not a top-tier player currently standing out. We can thank Saquon Barkley (RB, Penn State) and Minkah Fitzpatrick (S, Alabama) for saving the top end of the class. There is still... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
College football ahead: Week 7 was crazy, but next weekend could be betterand are hoping to keep the offense firing on all cylinders with so many opponen
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
and are hoping to keep the offense firing on all cylinders with so many opponents stacking the box against running back Saquon Barkley. “We’re in a situation where it’s almost like you’ve got to pick your poison,” coach James Franklin told... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
4 top-10 teams fall in wild weekenda little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love,
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
a little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love, RB, Stanford; Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma; Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State. 25. Top four right now: Alabama, Georgia, Penn State, TCU. Projecting the playoff: Alabama,... Read more
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New York Post
Can Notre Dame get in? Crazy playoff scenarios could be on tapif TCU falters. Dropped out: Washington (6-1) and Washington State (6-1)Heisma
New York Post / Posted yesterday
if TCU falters. Dropped out: Washington (6-1) and Washington State (6-1)Heisman Watch In order of predicted finish: RB Saquon Barkley, Penn State It’s the junior’s award to lose at the midway point of the season. He’s the leading rusher and... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan football: What we learned vs. Indiana, what to watch at Penn Stategap-based run schemes will hold up week-to-week remains to be seen, but against
Detroit Free Press / Posted yesterday
gap-based run schemes will hold up week-to-week remains to be seen, but against a defense that kept Penn State star Saquon Barkley to just 56 yards on 20 carries, Michigan churned up some really good stuff on the ground Saturday. The zone... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bryce Love sparks Stanford to big win over Oregonguy.” Love began the day No. 2 in the Heisman race, according to Las Vegas odd
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
guy.” Love began the day No. 2 in the Heisman race, according to Las Vegas oddsmakers, behind only Penn State running back Saquon Barkley, whose team had a bye Saturday. Barkley has 649 rushing yards for the unbeaten Nittany Lions. Love now has... Read more
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Island Packet
AP Top 25 Takeaways: 4 top-10 teams fall in wild weekenda little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love,
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
a little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love, RB, Stanford; Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma; Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State. 25. Top four right now: Alabama, Georgia, Penn State, TCU. Projecting the playoff: Alabama,... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
AP Top 25 Takeaways: Miami living right; 3 top-10 teams falla little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love,
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
a little more than half the season in the books, Heisman top three: Bryce Love, RB, Stanford; Baker Mayfield, QB, Oklahoma; Saquon Barkley, RB, Penn State. 25. Top four right now: Alabama, Georgia, Penn State, TCU. Projecting the playoff: Alabama,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
College Football Rankings 2017: Bleacher Report's Week 8 Top 25Florida slip up during the second half of the season. What to Watch for: 2 Sat
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
Florida slip up during the second half of the season. What to Watch for: 2 Saturday Evening Slugfests After a week off, Saquon Barkley is ready to lead Penn State through a brutal three-game stretch.Jeff Roberson/Associated Press College... Read more
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TribLIVE
Quarterback Tommy Stevens is Penn State’s new offensive triple-threatonly touchdown pass for Penn State. Last weekend against Northwestern, Stevens
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
only touchdown pass for Penn State. Last weekend against Northwestern, Stevens lined up in the backfield with McSorely and Saquon Barkley. After the snap, Northwestern safety Godwin Igwebuike did not mark him and McSorely found a wide-open Stevens... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
UCLA's Josh Rosen is having a Heisman-caliber season, but he's not in discussions for awardthe current frontrunners, only Stanford tailback Bryce Love plays for a team wi
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
the current frontrunners, only Stanford tailback Bryce Love plays for a team with two losses. Penn State running back Saquon Barkley, Washington State quarterback Luke Falk and San Diego State running back Rashaad Penny all play for undefeated... Read more
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Philly.com
Penn State's climb from embarrassed to elitetheir defense and special teams to go with a productive high-tempo offense led
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
their defense and special teams to go with a productive high-tempo offense led by McSorley and Heisman Trophy front-runner Saquon Barkley. The defense has come up with 17 takeaways, and the Lions’ plus-12 turnover margin is tied for best in... Read more
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The Express-Times
'White Out' viewing party in Bethlehem for Penn State-Ohio Stateto sit. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Penn State is 6-0 t
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
to sit. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Penn State is 6-0 this season, ranked first in the Big 10 East, and coming off a 31-7 win over the Northwestern Wildcats. Whitehall High School graduate Saquon Barkley ran for two touchdow... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Staff picks: All agree, U-M favored in defensive game; no letdown for MSUWolverines have all kinds of problems to fix. It won’t be easy against Indiana’
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Wolverines have all kinds of problems to fix. It won’t be easy against Indiana’s defense. The Hoosiers held Penn State’s Saquon Barkley to 56 yards rushing on 20 carries. U-M 20, Indiana 13: This is gut-check time for the Wolverines. Again, the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Let's catch up on how local football players are performing in collegeweek it’s a double edition of the Local Connection, where we pull together all
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
week it’s a double edition of the Local Connection, where we pull together all of the performances of former local football standouts in one spot. Ka'Raun White (2) (AP Photo | Raymond Thompson) Saquon Barkley (26) (Joe Hermitt | For Pennlive... Read more
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TribLIVE
Reports say Texas A&M courting Penn State’s James Franklin, but why would he leave?legitimate shot to play in the national championship. Not to mention an all-but
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
legitimate shot to play in the national championship. Not to mention an all-but-guaranteed Heisman finalist in running back Saquon Barkley. Now why the hell would James Franklin leave penn st for Texas A&M cmon cbs jeez Sumlin basically did for... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
MSU's identity is clear: It's the team that beats U-Mwill be a challenge for Michigan to get its running game on track against India
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
will be a challenge for Michigan to get its running game on track against Indiana, a team that held Penn State's Saquon Barkley – Mr. Heisman Trophy winner in waiting — to 56 yards rushing on 20 carries. The goal for Michigan’s offense... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Michigan football at Indiana Hoosiers: Scouting report, prediction298 yards per game against three power five foes this year. Still, Indiana comp
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
298 yards per game against three power five foes this year. Still, Indiana completely took the run away from Penn State and Saquon Barkley and is active enough to challenge Michigan's struggling line with blitzes and twists up front. When Indiana... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Time to see if Jim Harbaugh's Michigan football culture shows upside of the ball last season and, at least against the run, have carried things
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
side of the ball last season and, at least against the run, have carried things over into 2017. The Hoosiers shut down Saquon Barkley two weeks ago, they didn't allow a completed pass last week against Charleston Southern. Charleston Southern... Read more
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TribLIVE
All-around play fuels Penn State’s perfect record into breakFootball Playoff. Statistically, the Lions have built a nice foundation. The o
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Football Playoff. Statistically, the Lions have built a nice foundation. The offense, led by Heisman Trophy contender Saquon Barkley and heady quarterback Trace McSorley, has performed as advertised. Barkley is second in the nation in... Read more
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New York Post
Don’t bury the Sooners and Baker Mayfieldstill remains in great position to win the coveted Heisman, despite the country
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
still remains in great position to win the coveted Heisman, despite the country’s swooning over Penn State running back Saquon Barkley, and thanks to the country’s ignoring of Stanford running back Bryce Love. As great as every undefeated team... Read more
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The Morning Call
The Penn State midseason report cardlooks awkward doing so, Penn State has moved the ball effectively against a var
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
looks awkward doing so, Penn State has moved the ball effectively against a variety of defenses intent on taking Saquon Barkley out of the game. The running back from Whitehall High still is exceptionally productive, ranking No. 2... Read more
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Philly.com
All-around play allows Penn State to reach break at 6-0Football Playoff. Statistically, the Lions have built a nice foundation. The o
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
Football Playoff. Statistically, the Lions have built a nice foundation. The offense, led by Heisman Trophy contender Saquon Barkley and heady quarterback Trace McSorley, has performed as advertised. Barkley is second in the nation in... Read more
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The Morning Call
Penn State's road to the College Football Playoffopponents. 17 — Turnovers Penn State has forced (nine interceptions, eight fum
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
opponents. 17 — Turnovers Penn State has forced (nine interceptions, eight fumbles), most in the nation. 712 — Yards Saquon Barkley needs to become Penn State’s all-time leading rusher.KEY QUESTIONS FOR THE SECOND HALF Can the defense... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Choppy: College Football Is Always On My Mind2 best. Penn St is clearly #3, and you better pray the Committee likes your tea
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 6 days ago
2 best. Penn St is clearly #3, and you better pray the Committee likes your team that day if you’re not one of the 1st 3. -Saquon Barkley is the best player in NCAA and I don’t even know who would be 2nd. This guy is a monster of a player. If he... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
At the halfway point, what do we know about Penn State?of the 2016 season. And there are legitimate questions about whether a lesser r
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
of the 2016 season. And there are legitimate questions about whether a lesser running back than Heisman Trophy hopeful Saquon Barkley would have success against the type of pressure against the run that teams have been generating against the... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Heisman Trophy watch: Penn State’s Saquon Barkley separating himself from packBaker Mayfield’s loss is Penn State’s Saquon Barkley’s gain. It wasn’t a bad g
The Morning Journal / Posted 7 days ago
Baker Mayfield’s loss is Penn State’s Saquon Barkley’s gain. It wasn’t a bad game for Mayfield in Oklahoma’s stunning 38-31 loss to Iowa State. The senior quarterback had 363 yards of total offense and three touchdowns. In the business of winning a... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
What Michigan's Jim Harbaugh is trying to say about rivals, offensefilm and learn from it. I’m not going into questioning the play calling with yo
Detroit Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
film and learn from it. I’m not going into questioning the play calling with you.” Translation: “Listen, we don't have a Saquon Barkley. I’m just trying to find a running back who will hold onto the ball. Somebody who can step up and make a block... Read more
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The Morning Call
What's ESPN's Mel Kiper's take on Penn State's Saquon Barkley?At about the midway point of the season, Penn State junior running back Saquon
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
At about the midway point of the season, Penn State junior running back Saquon Barkley is on just about everyone’s short list for this year’s Heisman Trophy ballot. The Whitehall High product has not only racked up the statistics, but he’s produced... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Penn State up to No. 3 in AP pollPenn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against N
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against Northwestern on Saturday. Penn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against Northwestern on Saturday.Related content Penn State equaled its... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Penn State up to No. 3 in AP pollPenn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against N
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against Northwestern on Saturday. Penn State running back Saquon Barkley breaks a 53-yard touchdown run against Northwestern on Saturday.Related content Penn State equaled its... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Sandler: Weekend NFL, NCAA Football Wrap Upis really impressive on the offensive side yet again, but their defense, led by
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 7 days ago
is really impressive on the offensive side yet again, but their defense, led by Wilkins, is what makes them scary good. *Saquon Barkley is obviously a game-changer and while James Franklin might not be the most likable, he’s one of the five best... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penn State vs. Northwestern: Report Cardperformance in garbage time. Stevens caught a TD, too. GRADE: A- Running back:
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
performance in garbage time. Stevens caught a TD, too. GRADE: A- Running back: It’s always just a matter of time with Saquon Barkley, and that time came in the third quarter when he finally ripped off a 53-yard touchdown run. There simply... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
At the halfway point, what do we know about Penn State?of the 2016 season. And there are legitimate questions about whether a lesser r
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
of the 2016 season. And there are legitimate questions about whether a lesser running back than Heisman Trophy hopeful Saquon Barkley would have success against the pressure teams have been generating against the Nittany Lions’ front... Read more
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New York Post
As sports get more inexplicable, broadcasts get more inscrutableappeared. ESPN/ABC’s Penn St.-Northwestern opened to Steve Levy noting a 98-ya
New York Post / Posted 8 days ago
appeared. ESPN/ABC’s Penn St.-Northwestern opened to Steve Levy noting a 98-yard kick return against Indiana by PSU’s Saquon Barkley: “Barkley last week took the opening kick to what I like to call ‘The House,’ for a touchdown.” Until this... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Commentary: ESPN has Pac-12 TV rights, but not the right to disrespect member schools like UWit wake up the next morning, they’re already in NFL mode - it’s a small blip on
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
it wake up the next morning, they’re already in NFL mode - it’s a small blip on their radar, if at all. But if Penn State’s Saquon Barkley runs for 200 yards on a Saturday afternoon, everyone sees those highlights ALL DAY LONG. And yet, ESPN... Read more
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TribLIVE
The new Penn State values big plays and speed — and it’s workingdefensive shock plays and takeaways over run-stopping grinds. The Lions willing
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
defensive shock plays and takeaways over run-stopping grinds. The Lions willingly accept four consecutive negative runs by Saquon Barkley because they know a 53-yard touchdown looms, as happened Saturday. The team also accepts some yardage... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
What we learned from Big Ten action: Jim Harbaugh needs to do betterFranklin must not believe in karma. Penn State's coach is looking for opportuni
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Franklin must not believe in karma. Penn State's coach is looking for opportunities to showcase Heisman Trophy favorite Saquon Barkley. And that's understandable. Last week at Indiana, Franklin had Barkley throw a touchdown pass and on Saturday... Read more
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