Mike Hull

Mike Hull’s absence proves Butkus Award as much a popularity contest as any

Today the semifinalists for the Butkus Award were announced, and Penn State linebacker Mike Hull was not among the 15 players considered for the top linebacker award. After watching Hull put together 19 tackles in a double overtime game against Ohio State Saturday night, Hull’s absence from the semifinalist list seems to be a bit […]


How confident are Ohio State fans? A Q&A with The Buckeye Battle Cry

Penn State is hosting Ohio State Saturday night in Beaver Stadium. The Buckeyes will roll into the game riding a nice little winning streak that has seen blowout victory after blowout victory over Kent State, Cincinnati, Maryland and Rutgers. Penn State’s defense will be put to the test as Ohio State comes into the game […]

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Penn State football tickets 49% above average with OSU coming to town

The Ohio State Buckeyes (5-1), who rank No. 13 in the most recent AP Poll, will look for their fifth straight win as they travel to Happy Valley to face the Penn State Nittany Lions (4-2). Ohio State is coming off a convincing 56-17 home victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.  Quarterback J.T. Barrett threw […]

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Penn State slumping in Big Ten power poll

It was probably to be expected, but Penn State continues to be slumping in the Big Ten power rankings compiled and organized by Talking 10 this week. After losing two straight games in Big Ten play to Northwestern and Michigan, the Nittany Lions finished in sixth place in the Big Ten East in the most […]

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Michigan vs Penn State tickets much more affordable than in years past

This Saturday, a Big Ten conference game takes place as the Michigan Wolverines host the Penn State Nittany Lions at Michigan Stadium. It’s panic time for the Wolverines after they have lost their last three games as the team’s struggles on and off the field have both coach Brady Hoke and athletic director David Brandon […]


Bloguin Heisman Poll: CLANGA CLANGA CLANGA

This week over on The Student Section marks the first release of the Bloguin Heisman Poll. The Bloguin Heisman Poll has been around for a couple of years now, but this is the first time it has been posted on The Student Section. As a member of the Bloguin community, both here at Nittany Lions […]

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Penn State 48, UMass 7: Finally, a breather

Penn State proved capable of handling moments of adversity in week one in Ireland. In week two the Nittany Lions shrugged aside a rough first half against Akron. They answered the late call again last week on the road at Rutgers. In week four, back in Beaver Stadium, there was never a doubt as Penn […]


Penn State 13, Rutgers 10: R U not entertained?

When it came time for me to wrap my head around Penn State’s week two victory over Akron, here is how I started: It may have just been week two, but the theme for this season of Penn State football appears to be clear. The defense is going to put a shaky Penn State offense […]

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Penn State 21, Akron 3: Insert zippy headline here

It may have just been week two, but the theme for this season of Penn State football appears to be clear. The defense is going to put a shaky Penn State offense in position to win games until the offense can figure some things out. On what would eventually prove to be a dismal day […]