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Orange Bowl Open Thread

It's not the national title, but it should be one of the most entertaining games of the season. Expect plenty of points tonight, as both teams have explosive offenses and defenses that can be...

Mike Munchak staying on with Titans

According to The Tennessean, the Tennessee Titans have decided to retain head coach Mike Munchak. There had been much buzz that Munchak would have been a top candidate for the Penn State job if he had been fired by the Titans.

Report: Franklin finalist for Texas job, decision coming soon

If Penn State wants James Franklin, it may have to act fast. According to Chip Brown and Scott Roussel of Football Scoop, the Vanderbilt head coach is a finalist for the head coaching position at the University of Texas, where a decision is expected to be made by Saturday.

David Jones: Al Golden has not been offered PSU job

Contradicting reports from Onward State and Miami's affiliate, David Jones is reporting that Penn State has not yet extended any offers for its vacant head coaching position.

Miami Rivals Site Confirms PSU Offer to Golden, the Miami affiliate of, has confirmed Onward State's original report that Penn State has offered its head coaching job to Al Golden. They add that he is expected to accept the position.

Onward State: Al Golden has been offered PSU job

Onward State, citing its sources, has reported that Penn State's search committee has made contact with Miami head coach Al Golden, and has allegedly extended an offer for the former Nittany Lion to become the next head coach at his alma mater.

Schad: For Golden, PSU Job "would be coming home"

According to ESPN's Joe Schad, Al Golden has agreed to speak with Penn State's search committee as early as today, and has expressed interest in the position.

Roussel: James Franklin To Interview With Penn State Sunday

Pete Roussel from Coaching Search is reporting that James Franklin will interview with Penn State on Sunday, one day after his Vanderbilt team plays in the Compass Bowl. Franklin is considered to be a leading candidate from the job and has the best offensive mind out of all of those being considered.

Penn State at Illinois Preview

The Penn State hoop stars take their act on the road for the first time in Big Ten play when they visit Illinois. Can they pull off the shocker?

Larry Johnson Teleconference Notes

LJSR spoke with the media for 15 minutes today. Here's the recap.

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