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Penn State Football: Why Everybody Loves Joey and Blake

Penn State Football: Why Everybody Loves Joey and Blake

- Mike Poorman

Joey Julius, in big part, because of his big hits after he kicks off. And Blake Gillikin for his ginormous and wondrous array of punts. That’s not all. Their numbers -- in games and on the Internet -- are staggering.


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Letter: Clinton Has Best Plan for Students and Families
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Letter: Clinton Has Best Plan for Students and Families
16 hours ago - StateCollege.com
I am a retired professor of engineering and a woman. Having spent 35 years teaching in public universities, I have witnessed students struggling to put themselves through college, often the first in their family to do so. [Read More]
Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
With the Color Run set to draw thousands of participants for its 4:30 p.m. start time today on the Penn State campus, the university advised that several campus roads will be closed prior to and through the completiong of the event. [Read More]
The Blonde Cucina: Butter Lover Creates Vegan Recipe
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The Blonde Cucina: Butter Lover Creates Vegan Recipe
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Ciara Semack
I decided it would be a good idea to push my culinary envelope and come up with a vegan recipes. This one is specially suited for fall. [Read More]
For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour and deputy director of athletics Phil Esten stood deep underneath Michigan Stadium on Saturday evening as James Franklin spoke to the media following the Nittany Lions' 49-10 loss to the Wolverines. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10 Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's crippled linebacker unit was just one of many issues on Saturday afternoon as the Nittany Lions fell 49-10 to the No. 4 ranked Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Police Investigating Home Invasion-Robbery Police Investigating Home Invasion-Robbery
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
State College Police are investigating a home invasion and robbery reported Saturday morning at an apartment on the 200 block of South Sparks Street. [Read More]
Preschool and Kindergarten Celebrates 50 years Preschool and Kindergarten Celebrates 50 years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Laurel Sanders
The recent 50th anniversary celebration of Grace Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten was marked by a ceremony attended by nearly 200 current and former staff and alumni, enrolled families and local dignitaries. [Read More]
Sondheim Musical 'Assassins' Offers Glimpse into Dark World Sondheim Musical 'Assassins' Offers Glimpse into Dark World
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anne Walker
FUSE Productions director Richard Biever refers to the upcoming production of Assassins as a tough show, very in-your-face. [Read More]
Penn State Settles with Insurer over Sandusky Settlements Penn State Settles with Insurer over Sandusky Settlements
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The court battle has ended between Penn State and its insurer over who was responsible for more than $90 million in settlements for claims of child sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky. [Read More]
State High Alum Wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant' State High Alum Wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County native Bill Thies is among the 23 people to be named 2016 MacArthur Fellows by the MacArthur Foundation. [Read More]

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Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
With the Color Run set to draw thousands of participants for its 4:30 p.m. start time today on the Penn State campus, the university advised that several campus roads will be closed prior to and through the completiong of the event. [Read More]
The Blonde Cucina: Butter Lover Creates Vegan Recipe
Column
The Blonde Cucina: Butter Lover Creates Vegan Recipe
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Ciara Semack
I decided it would be a good idea to push my culinary envelope and come up with a vegan recipes. This one is specially suited for fall. [Read More]
Preschool and Kindergarten Celebrates 50 years Preschool and Kindergarten Celebrates 50 years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Laurel Sanders
The recent 50th anniversary celebration of Grace Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten was marked by a ceremony attended by nearly 200 current and former staff and alumni, enrolled families and local dignitaries. [Read More]
Sondheim Musical 'Assassins' Offers Glimpse into Dark World Sondheim Musical 'Assassins' Offers Glimpse into Dark World
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anne Walker
FUSE Productions director Richard Biever refers to the upcoming production of Assassins as a tough show, very in-your-face. [Read More]
State High Alum Wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant' State High Alum Wins MacArthur 'Genius Grant'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Centre County native Bill Thies is among the 23 people to be named 2016 MacArthur Fellows by the MacArthur Foundation. [Read More]
When Yoga Meets Football
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When Yoga Meets Football
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
State High senior lineman Will Swope has a 4.0 GPA and is committed to Cornell to play football. The college scouts like how flexible he is for his size, and the reason behind that lies at home. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Fall is upon us and there is much to do and enjoy around the area. Enjoy the outdoors with The Color Run, Penn State Soccer and the Apple Harvest Festival. Or head inside and check out Nittany Con, theater, film festivals, beer memorabilia and much more. [Read More]
United Way Holds Kickoff Event United Way Holds Kickoff Event
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, G. Kerry Webster
The message wasn't about opening wallets and donating cash during the 2016 United Way Campaign Kick Off event, held this week at Housing Transitions in State College. The message, instead, was focused on more local involvement and increasing an already healthy partner network. [Read More]
NRT's 'Twelve Angry Jurors' Deliberates in Penn State's Forum NRT's 'Twelve Angry Jurors' Deliberates in Penn State's Forum
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Nick Weiss
In No Refund Theatre's latest production of Reginald Rose's Twelve Angry Jurors, the decision of 12 flawed individuals will determine whether or not a teenage boy accused of killing his father will live or die. [Read More]
League of Women Voters to Host Candidates' Night League of Women Voters to Host Candidates' Night
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The League of Women Voters of Centre County will host a General Election Candidates' Night on Oct. 13 [Read More]

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For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour and deputy director of athletics Phil Esten stood deep underneath Michigan Stadium on Saturday evening as James Franklin spoke to the media following the Nittany Lions' 49-10 loss to the Wolverines. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10 Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's crippled linebacker unit was just one of many issues on Saturday afternoon as the Nittany Lions fell 49-10 to the No. 4 ranked Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions are coming off of a 34-27 victory over Temple this past weekend. Penn State will face Michigan before traveling home for three straight games in the friendly confines of Beaver Stadium. [Read More]
When Yoga Meets Football
Video
When Yoga Meets Football
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
State High senior lineman Will Swope has a 4.0 GPA and is committed to Cornell to play football. The college scouts like how flexible he is for his size, and the reason behind that lies at home. [Read More]
High School Football Week 5: A Week of Potential Mismatches High School Football Week 5: A Week of Potential Mismatches
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
State College welcomes Mechanicsburg in a non-league matchup, Bellefonte heads to Tyrone and more in Week 5 of Centre County high school football. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Fall is upon us and there is much to do and enjoy around the area. Enjoy the outdoors with The Color Run, Penn State Soccer and the Apple Harvest Festival. Or head inside and check out Nittany Con, theater, film festivals, beer memorabilia and much more. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How to Close The Gap
Column
Penn State Football: How to Close The Gap
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“You’re always going to have a portion of the guys that believe whoever we play, whether it’s the Packers or the Steelers or the Eagles, that we’re going to beat them if we play,” James Franklin says. “Then there is that group that’s on the fence that you need to convince.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's my understanding that this has been a very popular game with the NHL officials," Cross added. "There are a lot of people vying to do this particular contest because of the building because of what they've heard about this in the hockey community." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gesicki Enjoying Benefits Of Hard Work As Season Continues Penn State Football: Gesicki Enjoying Benefits Of Hard Work As Season Continues
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
And so far it has paid off, nine receptions for 158 yards on the year with a leaping 52-yard catch that will rival any of the year's best. The yardage is a career high and the receptions just five shy of a new mark as well. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Volleyball Rounding into Big Ten Form Penn State Women's Volleyball Rounding into Big Ten Form
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
After dropping three straight matches for the first time since 2002-03, Russ Rose's Nittany Lions have started to find the on-court chemistry that so often sets Penn State apart from the rest of the women's college volleyball landscape. [Read More]

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Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus Color Run to Affect Traffic, Bus Routes on Penn State Campus
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
With the Color Run set to draw thousands of participants for its 4:30 p.m. start time today on the Penn State campus, the university advised that several campus roads will be closed prior to and through the completiong of the event. [Read More]
For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour and deputy director of athletics Phil Esten stood deep underneath Michigan Stadium on Saturday evening as James Franklin spoke to the media following the Nittany Lions' 49-10 loss to the Wolverines. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10 Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's crippled linebacker unit was just one of many issues on Saturday afternoon as the Nittany Lions fell 49-10 to the No. 4 ranked Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Settles with Insurer over Sandusky Settlements Penn State Settles with Insurer over Sandusky Settlements
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The court battle has ended between Penn State and its insurer over who was responsible for more than $90 million in settlements for claims of child sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions are coming off of a 34-27 victory over Temple this past weekend. Penn State will face Michigan before traveling home for three straight games in the friendly confines of Beaver Stadium. [Read More]
THON Prepares for First Canning Weekend with Alternative Transportation THON Prepares for First Canning Weekend with Alternative Transportation
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Lexi Shimkonis
Tonight marks the start of the first THON canning weekend of the 2016-17 school year, and, as of now, the third-to-last canning weekend ever. In a canning-policy overhaul designed to make the weekend safer, THON introduced alternative transportation to give volunteers another option when it comes to [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Sept. 23-25
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Fall is upon us and there is much to do and enjoy around the area. Enjoy the outdoors with The Color Run, Penn State Soccer and the Apple Harvest Festival. Or head inside and check out Nittany Con, theater, film festivals, beer memorabilia and much more. [Read More]
Penn State Football: How to Close The Gap
Column
Penn State Football: How to Close The Gap
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
“You’re always going to have a portion of the guys that believe whoever we play, whether it’s the Packers or the Steelers or the Eagles, that we’re going to beat them if we play,” James Franklin says. “Then there is that group that’s on the fence that you need to convince.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's my understanding that this has been a very popular game with the NHL officials," Cross added. "There are a lot of people vying to do this particular contest because of the building because of what they've heard about this in the hockey community." [Read More]
NRT's 'Twelve Angry Jurors' Deliberates in Penn State's Forum NRT's 'Twelve Angry Jurors' Deliberates in Penn State's Forum
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Nick Weiss
In No Refund Theatre's latest production of Reginald Rose's Twelve Angry Jurors, the decision of 12 flawed individuals will determine whether or not a teenage boy accused of killing his father will live or die. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Why Everybody Loves Joey and Blake

Joey Julius, in big part, because of his big hits after he kicks off. And Blake Gillikin for his ginormous and wondrous array of punts. That’s not all. Their numbers -- in games and on the Internet -- are staggering.

Ciara Semack

The Blonde Cucina: Butter Lover Creates Vegan Recipe

I decided it would be a good idea to push my culinary envelope and come up with a vegan recipes. This one is specially suited for fall.

Penn State Football: How to Close The GapMike Poorman

“You’re always going to have a portion of the guys that believe whoever we play, whether it’s the Packers or the Steelers or the Eagles, that we’re going to beat them if we play,” James Franklin says. “Then there is that group that’s on the fence that you need to convince.”

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