A Boston University study, revealed Tuesday, strengthened the link between football and the brain disease CTE. "The choice is always there," one Eagles player said, "whether you want to play or not."
The former offensive line coach studied for his new role under longtime head coach Andy Talley.
Neghandi will be filling a seat held for many years by broadcasting legend John Saunders, who died before the start of last season.
It's the time of year again when all the big national college football awards publish their preseason lists.
At the Big Ten media days, Penn State Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour talked about the progress of contract extension talks with football coach James Franklin.
Scarlet Knights coach Chris Ash had a forgettable first season last year.
The Nittany Lions, winners of the Big Ten championship, are coming off an 11-3 season with 19 starters returning.
The Wildcats also landed three players on the preseason all-CAA team announced Tuesday.
The Nittany Lions' kickoff specialist, who became a social media sensation for a pair of big hits on kickoffs, has undergone treatment twice in the last year for an eating disorder.
The Buckeyes have gone 61-6 for Urban Meyer. The expectations are always there for Ohio State.
"I can look anybody in the eye and salute Penn State for the progress they've made."
The Wildcats are playing their entire home schedule away from campus while the Pavilion gets refurbished.
With his web site, camps and now a scouting service, Josh Verlin has made an impact in local hoops.
He initially claimed he was urinating near a Lower Merion trail.
The senior defensive lineman had planned to be in the theater the night of the attack, but couldn't get a ticket to the movie showing. "It was a blessing," he says.