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Archive: October, 2008


Thursday, October 2, 2008, 9:38 AM
I don't know what the headline "Roadhouse" has to do with Penn State's woes away from home, but I sure liked the movie of the same name. Could there be a better "bad movie" ever made? And was it the career pinnacle for Patrick Swayze -- may he rest in peace -- as professional "cooler"... Read more

Take my wife ...

Wednesday, October 1, 2008, 9:03 AM
Joe Paterno has been known to hurl an insult or two at his players to motivate them. Often the barbs are of the ethnic nature. Nevertheless, the Penn State coach has been especially at ease with this year's team and it seems to be working as the Lions opened their season with five wins. This morning's... Read more

Commit Nos. 17 and 18

Wednesday, October 1, 2008, 5:32 PM
Penn State landed its 17th and 18th commitments from the Class of 2009 over the last few days. On Sunday, while visiting State College for the Illinois game, Manahawkin, N.J. linebacker Glenn Carson gave the Nittany Lions his pledge. According to scout.com, Carson is a four-star prospect and the nation's... 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.

Reach Joe at jjuliano@phillynews.com.

Joe Juliano Inquirer Staff Writer
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