Returning to football was a breeze compared to the offseason job for Temple QB Anthony Russo

Russo spent about 10 weeks working for his friend Pat Carroll, who owns a landscaping business.

Returning to football was a breeze compared to the offseason job for Temple QB Anthony Russo

Russo spent about 10 weeks working for his friend Pat Carroll, who owns a landscaping business.

Penn State athletics latest COVID report: 830 tests, 20 returned positive

The rate of positive tests on the current report was an improvement over the rate of the previous two reports.

Penn State athletics latest COVID report: 830 tests, 20 returned positive

The rate of positive tests on the current report was an improvement over the rate of the previous two reports.

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Penn basketball legend Jerome Allen wrote a tell-all book ... about himself | Mike Jensen

In "When the Alphabet Comes," Allen tells his story not as a hero or a victim, but rather as a person asking and answering the tough questions about his life.
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Penn basketball legend Jerome Allen wrote a tell-all book ... about himself | Mike Jensen

In "When the Alphabet Comes," Allen tells his story not as a hero or a victim, but rather as a person asking and answering the tough questions about his life.
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Temple’s Rod Carey wants to use just one quarterback, but he’s not making any promises

The Owls had a backup QB last year who could run, and he replaced starter Anthony Russo at times. Redshirt sophomore Re-al Mitchell could fill that role this year.

Dawn Staley featured in new Netflix docu-series, ‘The Playbook’

Dawn Staley is one of five coaches featured in Netflix's latest sports documentary executively, produced by Maverick Carter and LeBron James.

Temple football players improvised by working around the pandemic

Players had to create makeshift workout areas, but the leaders of the team made sure that everybody was still doing their drills.

Penn State to open Big Ten season Oct. 24 at Indiana, takes on Ohio State in Week 2 at home

The Nittany Lions will play eight games – four home and four away – plus one to be scheduled on Big Ten championship week. Their marquee matchup against the Buckeyes is a big early-season test.

Temple’s Re’Mahn Davis talks Heisman Trophy and improvement over last season’s performance

Last season, Davis rushed for 936 yards and eight touchdowns, and was fifth among Football Bowl Subdivision freshman in rushing yards.

The college football weekend includes a meeting of ranked teams and three AAC vs. Power 5 matchups

Saturday's games also introduce former Temple coach Matt Rhule's replacement at Baylor, while Geoff Collins looks for a 2-0 start for Georgia Tech against No. 14 Central Florida.

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Big 5 games are worth a try as much for safety as nostalgia | Mike Jensen

The Big 5 (or even City 6) teams could hold a tournament, or spread the games out. "Taking out travel certainly takes out a big complication," said Penn AD Grace Calhoun.

Coach James Franklin is satisfied with the Big Ten football decision, but more challenges await Penn State

The main goal is making sure his players stay safe, and that means they must be accountable to their teammates and coaches.

Jay Wright holds Zoom court as Villanova’s basketball season comes into focus

"It’s been bizarre,'' the coach said of his team's preparation for the upcoming season. “It’s upside down, like everything in our world.”

Penn State football is back, so let’s catch up on The Inquirer’s offseason coverage

To refresh your memory with how some Nittany Lions see the season, here are 10 previously published stories about the team and what to expect.

NCAA announces start date for Division I hoops

Full practices can be started on Oct. 14, the NCAA announced.

Penn State tight end Pat Freiermuth says he will remain with Nittany Lions for 2020 season

A report earlier this month suggested that the highly regarded junior would opt out. Freiermuth is ranked the No. 24 overall prospect for the 2021 NFL Draft by ESPN's Todd McShay.

Here’s our FAQ about the Big Ten’s return to football

What changed the minds of the conference presidents and chancellors to start a football season after rejecting the idea last month? Will there be daily testing?

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