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Live chat: Penn State vs. Minnesota

Saturday, November 9, 2013, 3:25 AM
Join the Inquirer's Dan Norton for up-to-the-minute updates and commentary while the Nittany Lions take on Big Ten foe Minnesota at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minn. Kickoff is scheduled for 12 p.m. On a mobile? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Zettel breaks through on Penn State's defensive line

Thursday, November 7, 2013, 11:55 AM
If Anthony Zettel had a say in his own position, he’d prefer to play defensive tackle, not defensive end. He thinks his best chance at a future is in the middle of the line. Zettel’s not complaining about lining up at end, but he said his mindset and body type — if he were to gain... Read more

Video: Previewing Penn State-Minnesota

Thursday, November 7, 2013, 10:37 AM
Is Allen Robinson the greatest Penn State wide receiver in history? The Inquirer's Joe Juliano & CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss this, the criticism of John Butler, and preview PSU-Minnesota. Read more

Penn State seeks better start at streaking Minnesota

Tuesday, November 5, 2013, 3:34 PM
Penn State coach Bill O’Brien would like to see his team get off to a better start on the road when the Nittany Lions travel to streaking Minnesota for a Big Ten game on Saturday. The Nittany Lions (5-3 overall, 2-2 Big Ten), who are coming off an overtime win against Illinois, have not won... Read more

Live chat: Penn State vs. Illinois, 12 p.m.

Saturday, November 2, 2013, 4:30 AM
Join the Inquirer's Dan Norton for up-to-the-minute updates an commentary while the Nittany Lions host Big Ten rival Illinois at Beaver Stadium. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Urschel named a scholar-athlete by National Football Foundation

Thursday, October 31, 2013, 12:17 PM
Penn State senior guard John Urschel has been named a National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame Scholar-Athlete, one of 16 football student-athletes chosen from across all NCAA and NAIA divisions, the NFF announced Thursday. Urschel, who was named an Academic All-American last year, receives an... Read more

Della Valle looks to capitalize on new opportunity

Thursday, October 31, 2013, 10:43 AM
Coach Bill O’Brien said Tuesday that Adrian Amos would return to cornerback and Stephen Obeng-Agyapong would continue to play mostly at linebacker. His decision opens up one of the safety positions to two former walk-ons. With Ryan Keiser not 100 percent healthy, current punt returner Jesse... Read more

O'Brien reviews blowout loss, calls Butler criticism "a bunch of crap"

Tuesday, October 29, 2013, 2:50 PM
Penn State coach Bill O’Brien admits that Saturday night’s blowout loss to Ohio State “was not the defense’s best night.” But O’Brien took issue with detractors of first-year defensive coordinator John Butler, the Montgomery County native who has been the brunt... Read more

Video: Penn State suffers historic loss

Sunday, October 27, 2013, 4:00 AM
The Inquirer's Joe Juliano and CineSport's Justin Shackil break down Penn State's 63-14 loss to No. 4 Ohio State on Saturday, the worst defeat in Nittany Lions history. Read more

Ohio State scores 63 in win, plays hard into the fourth quarter

Sunday, October 27, 2013, 1:23 AM
When Urban Meyer called timeout to challenge the ball spot of Allen Robinson’s fourth down reception in the third quarter, Bill O’Brien could only stare down Ohio State’s sideline. The timing of the challenge called into question the Buckeyes’ approach to their ultimate 63-14... Read more
About this blog
Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

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