Larry Johnson to Leave Penn State, per Flounders


PennLive's Bob Flounders just tweeted out the above; he followed this up by stating that LJ was offered the DL position by Coach Franklin but turned it down. Disappointing news, and more surprising that it looks like he will be looking for a position elsewhere--not retiring as many expected.

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Fearless: A James Franklin Q&A With Steven Godfrey


In 2011, SB Nation's Steven Godfrey spent a week inside the Vanderbilt football program, gaining an insider's view of James Franklin and his then-football program.

James Franklin Press Conference Recap


"I believe in the history of this institution. I believe in the core values of this institution...I believe in everything that this place is about."

Press Conference Live Thread


It's been made official, but Coach Franklin has not yet been introduced. That's about to change.

Penn State Names Franklin Head Coach


Penn State has its 16th head football coach, and it's the 41-year old Pennsylvania native and former Vanderbilt head coach James Franklin.

With Franklin Hire Penn State Will Finally Move On


Columnists of America, I offer you a choice: Either James Franklin is good enough for Penn State or he isn't good enough for anyone, and no, you can't have it both ways anymore.

Friday Coaching Search Update and Open Thread


I mean, it has to end soon, right?

Thursday Night Coaching Search Open Thread


Come on down, the water's fine.

CBS, ESPN: Franklin Expected to be Next HC at PSU

After yesterday's trip down to Florida, it seemed like today would be decision time for James Franklin, and it looks like he made the right one. We'll wait for official confirmation, but...guys. Guys. GUYS! IT'S HAPPENING! Update: ESPN corroborates.

Thursday Coaching Search Update and Open Thread


A week after the official announcement of the coaching search, and it looks like the committee may have their guy.

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