Even though it was a team scrimmage, Temple stayed overnight in a hotel, simulating game-day preparations.
A pair of seniors, wideout DaeSean Hamilton and tight end Mike Gesicki, and sophomore Juwan Johnson lead a deep group of receivers.
Mornings at Chew playground offered a throwback basketball experience and invaluable lessons on toughness in the urban game.
The football coach is 25-15 in three seasons since coming over from Vanderbilt. He led Penn State to the Big Ten title last season.
The senior wide receiver leads Penn's pursuit of a third-straight Ivy League championship.
Jason Cabinda leads a strong corps of linebackers, many of whom saw action last season.
The Owls have to replace all three starting LBs. They will be much younger, but more athletic.
It's the time of year again when all the big national college football awards publish their preseason lists.
The cornerback, returning from shoulder surgery, has been "everything we expected him to be and more," one coach says.
Junior Ryquell Armstead, who had a team-high 14 rushing touchdowns, leads a group of experienced backs.
The Nittany Lions' outstanding running back is bigger, faster and stronger - and ready to contribute more highlights.
Saquon Barkley could be atop this list at the end of the 2017 season, but for now, Curt Warner is the No. 1 guy in one man's opinion.
Philly high school recruits Shareef Miller and Shaka Toney have impressed the coaches.
The Owls might have more depth, but replacing the 32 1/2 combined tackles for loss by Haason Reddick and Praise Martin-Oguike will be difficult.