Monthly Archives: November, 2014

2 Takeaways: Penn State Falls on Senior Day

After nine years of finishing the regular season with an above .500 record, the Nittany Lions finally finished 6-6, just scraping out their first bowl eligible season since 2011. It certainly wasn’t a pretty season, and it while it easily could have ended with a few more wins had a few plays gone differently, the record is about representative of the team’s play. While Saturday’s loss wasn’t the same as most of the close heartbreakers this team has suffered, it too was fairly representative of the season. From missed opportunities, to questionable calls, here are our takeaways from this game.

9 Penn State Can Find Hope in 2012 Michigan State Team

If what Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said in his Tuesday press conference holds merit, then the future is as bright as ever for Penn State. “I think Penn State itself, Coach Franklin, has a football team that’s been extremely close. A lot of parallels probably with our season in 2012, losing a number of games by a total of 15 points,” Dantonio said. “Maybe four games.”

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