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Rudel: Undermining no help to O'Brien, PSU future

May 16, 2013 Sports Illustrated certainly got Penn State's attention. more »»

Rudel: O’Brien didn’t believe in Bench

April 25, 2013 Wednesday’s news that sophomore quarterback Steven Bench is transferring out of Penn State should not be overly surprising as staying into fall camp probably would have only delayed the inevitable. more »»

Rudel: Don’t rule out Hackenberg; O’Brien isn’t

April 21, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK — During his post-Blue-White Game press conference Saturday, Bill O’Brien left the door open for decorated incoming true freshman quarterback Christian Hackenberg to compete for the... more »»

Video: Giger, Rudel discuss Blue-White Game

April 21, 2013 Cory Giger and Neil Rudel discuss the quarterback competition and other aspects of the Blue-White Game. more »»

After 46 years, Ganter exits quietly

March 3, 2013 Fran Ganter agreed to an interview Friday morning and then changed his mind, saying he’d prefer to let the flattering press release Penn State issued earlier in the week stan. more »»

Paterno report latest in saga

February 17, 2013 Those attempting to move on from the Penn State scandal were again reminded last week that the only way to do that is to sequester yourself in Siberia. And even there, Internet service is available. more »»

Commentary: O’Brien pushing the right buttons in stabilizing Lions

February 7, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State signed all 17 of its verbal commitments, including decorated quarterback prospect Christian Hackenberg, during national letter-of-intent day on Wednesday. more »»

Rudel: PSU wise not to rush AD choice

February 2, 2013 Some random thoughts while enjoying the exhilaration of winter: n Penn State’s removal last week of Athletic Director Dave Joyner’s “acting” label, at least through President Rodney Erickson’s tenur... more »»

At PSU, Roof move sign of times

January 13, 2013 A week ago, Bill O’Brien was preparing an extended statement to the media on his reasoning for interviewing with the Philadelphia Eagles and Cleveland Browns and his desire to remain the head... more »»

Rudel: NFL talk remains in air

January 8, 2013 UNIVERSITY PARK — So anxious was Bill O’Brien to clear up a few things from last week’s flirtation with the NFL that he didn’t wait for the Big Ten Network’s signal to cue Monday’s 9 a.m. more »»

Rudel: PSU’s O’Brien does the right thing

January 5, 2013 The irony is amazing. Most of the Penn State football community spent the last 10-plus years eager for Joe Paterno, beloved as he was, to retire. more »»

Rudel: Taking a peek into PSU crystal ball

December 31, 2012 Our time-honored tradition of peering into our annual blue and white crystal ball to foresee what the coming year might bring was interrupted last year because, well, few in the Nittany Nation were... more »»

PSU wrapup: Rudel: Between O’Brien status, too many seats to fill, PSU in unfamiliar times

December 2, 2012 As the calendar turns to December, the Penn State football season and tumultuous past year in our rearview mirror, the Nittany Nation finds itself in uncharted territory. more »»

Rudel: O'Brien finishes off terrific debut

November 25, 2012 UNIVERSITY PARK — After Saturday’s thrilling 24-21 overtime victory over Wisconsin that triggered a wild midfield celebration, Bill O’Brien grabbed a microphone and yelled to the Beaver Stadium... more »»

Wisconsin a fitting curtain call for 2012

November 24, 2012 UNIVERSITY PARK — With the changes coming in the Big Ten by 2014, including presumed realignment of the Leaders and Legends divisions, Wisconsin coach Bret Bielema was asked earlier this week if he’... more »»

Head of the classes: McGloin’s emergence, Mauti’s heart underscore PSU’s best-ever seniors

November 23, 2012 UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State’s 2012 senior class will play its final game Saturday at Beaver Stadium. more »»

Expansion helps, more than hurts, PSU

November 20, 2012 In trying to put together an Eastern all-sports conference 30-plus years ago with the likes of Pitt, West Virginia, Syracuse, Boston College, Temple and Rutgers, Joe Paterno often said he thought... more »»

Rudel: Lions’ heart goes out to Mauti

November 18, 2012 UNIVERSITY PARK — If you needed another reminder about how life sometimes isn’t fair, that example was on full display as senior linebacker Michael Mauti disappeared into the Beaver Stadium tunnel... more »»

Rudel: Officially, let’s cool it -- calls will balance out

November 17, 2012 The longer the past week went, the more I realized there would be no apology from the Big Ten or confirmation of a key missed call in Penn State’s loss to Nebraska. more »»

Rudel: Call, McGloin response mar classic battle

November 11, 2012 LINCOLN, Neb. — The most thoughtful insight on a football team often comes from its offensive linemen. more »»

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