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MADISON, WI - NOVEMBER 30: Head Coach Bill O'Brien of the Penn State Nittany Lions reacts after getting a field goal blocked by the Wisconsin Badgers during the game at Camp Randall Stadium on November 30, 2013 in Madison, Wisconsin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Reports: Bill O’Brien Reaches Agreement With Texans To Become Head Coach

According to CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora, Bill O’Brien has reached an agreement with the Houston Texans to become the team’s new coach.

12/31/2013

File Photo. Head coach Bill O'Brien of the Penn State Nittany Lions celebrates after defeating the Navy Midshipmen 34-7 at Beaver Stadium on September 15, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Penn State Football Lands Top Recruit Holley

While rumors swirl that head coach Bill O’Brien is considering leaving his Penn State coaching job for an NFL coaching job, Penn State landed one of the top defensive tackle recruits in the nation today, Thomas Holley.

12/17/2013

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Penn State Rolls Over Purdue 45-21 Behind Zwinak

Zach Zwinak ran for three touchdowns and Allen Robinson set Penn State’s single-season receptions mark, leading the Nittany Lions to a 45-21 win over Purdue on Saturday.

11/16/2013

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Hackenberg, Penn State Top Illinois 24-17 In OT

Christian Hackenberg hit Kyle Carter with a 15-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Ryan Keiser sealed the win with an end zone interception, lifting Penn State over Illinois 24-17 on Saturday.

11/02/2013

Penn State football coach Bill O'brien file photo (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Penn State Trying To Keep Key Players Healthy

With Penn State limited to 65 scholarship players because of NCAA sanctions, coach Bill O’Brien has said keeping key players healthy is a crucial balancing act.

08/16/2013

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Big 10’s Delany Praises Penn State For Progress

Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany is praising Penn State’s handling of the NCAA sanctions against the football program.

08/08/2013

File Photo. Head coach Bill O'Brien of the Penn State Nittany Lions celebrates after defeating the Navy Midshipmen 34-7 at Beaver Stadium on September 15, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Penn State Heading Into Year 2 Under O’Brien

Bill O’Brien thinks he can do a better job of managing the clock. He wants to improve his communication with his coaches in the press box. Then there are the adjustments for recruiting, practice and team meetings.

07/25/2013

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Penn State Tries Boosting Football Attendance By Bundling Premier Games

If you want to go to the Michigan or Nebraska games, you also have to buy tickets to Eastern Michigan and Kent State.

07/25/2013

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Penn State To Open 2014 Football Season In Ireland

Penn State will open its 2014 football season against the University of Central Florida in Ireland, the first international game for either team.

07/14/2013

Buckeyes quarterback Braxton Miller dives into the end zone for touchdown against the Penn State. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State Falls To Ohio State, 35-23

Braxton Miller was his usual self, running for 134 yards and accounting for three touchdowns a week after getting knocked out of a game, leading No. 9 Ohio State to a 35-23 victory against Penn State on Saturday.

10/27/2012

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Disappointing End To Emotional Day In Happy Valley

In front of 97,000 vocal fans eager to just watch football again, Penn State let an 11-point halftime lead slip away as they lost 24-14 to Ohio in Bill O’Brien’s coaching debut.

09/01/2012

(FILE PHOTO:  Former longtime Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.  All the team's wins from 1998 to 2011 were vacated by the NCAA.  Photo by Ned Dishman/ Getty Images)

Attorney Says PSU Appeals Are A Waste Of Time

Center City lawyer Daniel Cevallos says appeals filed by former players, trustees or the Paterno family don’t have a legal leg to stand on.

08/09/2012

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Survey: 44% Of Pennsylvanians Feel PSU Penalties Are Too Harsh

A CBS News-Quinnipiac University poll finds the state is divided over the penalties imposed on Penn State from the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal.

08/02/2012

NCAA president Mark Emmert (R) speaks as Ed Ray, chairman of the NCAA's executive committee and Oregon State president announce sanctions against Penn State University's football program ( credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Impact Of NCAA Sanctions Against Penn State May Go Beyond University & Football

NCAA officials say their sanctions are meant to punish and correct Penn State’s football program, but the impact is likely to extend much further.

07/23/2012

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Paterno Family Issues Statement On NCAA Sanctions Against Penn State

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Paterno family has released a statement in response to the NCAA’s sanctions against the Penn State football program.  It reads as follows: Sexual abuse is reprehensible, especially when it involves children, […]

07/23/2012

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