Penn State Football

All about Penn State Football, from the point of view of the infamous Nittany Turkey. Commentary and opinions about the current game, the season, the prospects for future seasons, JoePa, Big Ten officiating, and any other related subjects on which I wish to go off.

“Scrap” Hired by WVU

February 21, 2014 Penn State Football

Tom “Scrap” Bradley, former defensive coordinator during the Paterno Era, has reached an agreement with West Virginia University and head coach Dana Holgorsen to become “senior associate head coach”. As such, he’ll work with Tony Gibson, who was recently promoted to defensive coordinator. I’m sure the whiners will have something to say about this, like […]

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New Prexy from FSU

February 16, 2014 General

There’s a new sheriff in town, and who can wait until Monday’s official announcement to blast out the news? Clearly, Onward State can’t, as they broke the story two days ago that was later picked up by the other scoop starved rags. Eric J. Barron, most recently president of Florida State University is to become Penn State’s […]

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Sudden Impact: Layin’ Low

January 24, 2014 Penn State Football
Go ahead. Make my day.

The high drama of replacing a hastily departing head football coach at Penn State has concluded with the hire of James Franklin for about $4.5 million per year plus or minus. So, with the winter doldrums upon us, here is a potpourri of articles that will serve to avert bore-dum. We start with Franklin’s announcement […]

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LJ In the Wind

January 14, 2014 Penn State Football

The news that long-time defensive line coach Larry Johnson would be leaving the Penn State football program after 18 years broke overnight, and a somber air hangs over Turkeyland this morning. Although this turkey had predicted that he would leave, I feel sad. LJ was apparently offered to keep his old job and declined after […]

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