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Giger: Meyer's decision bad news for Penn State

December 9, 2010 All jokes aside -- like he's retired twice at 46 while Joe Paterno is still going at 83 -- Urban Meyer's decision is bad news for Penn State. Florida has not been very good this season. more »»

Giger: Walbeck still unemployed; Beasley to manage Harrisburg

December 9, 2010 One of the two best managers in Curve history, Tony Beasley, will be returning to the Eastern League next season, while the other, Matt Walbeck, still doesn't have a job. more »»

Reports: Meyer resigns Florida job

December 8, 2010 Several websites are reporting that Urban Meyer, the University of Florida's head football coach, has resigned. A 5 p.m. news conference has been scheduled in Gainesville, Fl. more »»

Giger: Paterno's hearing problems must be addressed

November 29, 2010 Joe Paterno can't hear well anymore, and if he plans to return as Penn State's coach in 2011, he needs to get a hearing aid. That's not meant to be mean or disrespectful. more »»

Giger: Good riddance to fake rivalry with Michigan State

November 25, 2010 Good riddance to college football's biggest fake rivalry and to its ugliest, most ridiculous trophy. more »»

Giger: After tough summer, Paterno now healthy enough to return in 2011

November 22, 2010 I have watched Joe Paterno up close in numerous settings for the past three-and-a-half months, paying attention to every physical detail, listening to each word and how it was spoken and trying to... more »»

Talent dropoff: Lions have few NFL prospects this year

November 19, 2010 An NFL scout recently told me this is the least-talented Penn State team he has seen in many years, in terms of pro talent. more »»

Giger: Urination citations a hot topic in dull week for PSU

November 18, 2010 Pretty much every guy has urinated in public at some point, either on a golf course, while hunting, camping, running, hiking or doing some other outdoor activity. I'm guilty of it. more »»

Giger: Bracketologist Lunardi likes PSU's schedule

November 17, 2010 UNIVERSITY PARK — Bracketology expert Joe Lunardi looked at Penn State’s non-conference schedule and said it should be good enough if the Nittany Lions are in the discussion come Selection Sunday. more »»

Giger: Bradley's chances of succeeding JoePa shrinking

November 15, 2010 It's intriguing, and perhaps telling, how fewer and fewer people mention Tom Bradley's name anymore as a likely successor to Joe Paterno. This season isn't helping Bradley's caus. more »»

Giger: Pirates did best they could with Hurdle

November 15, 2010 Clint Hurdle looks like a good hire for the Pirates for the simple reason that he’s not Jeff Banister. more »»

Giger: Greatest college FB coaches ever are: 1. Bryant, 2. Osborne, 3. JoePa

November 8, 2010 Athletic director Tim Curley stood on stage Saturday night at Beaver Stadium and declared Joe Paterno "the greatest college football coach ever," which many Penn State fans also believe. more »»

Giger: Fitzgerald would leave Northwestern for PSU job

November 4, 2010 Several weeks ago, in an airport coming back from covering a Penn State road game, I ran across a well-known college football figure who knows a lot about the Northwestern program. more »»

Giger: Bowden happy for JoePa as he goes for 400th win

October 31, 2010 Bobby Bowden's bitterness is evident when he talks about getting ousted at Florida State, but so is his sincerity when he discusses his good friend, Joe Paterno, reaching the incredible milestone of... more »»

Giger: Even in win, PSU's problems surface

October 24, 2010 Penn State stopped the bleeding and gets to feel good about itself for a week, and that sliver of confidence may be the springboard to turning this disappointing season around. We'll see. more »»

Giger: JoePa has earned right to keep job, but some assistants need to go

October 13, 2010 Joe Paterno has earned the right to coach Penn State as long as he wants, but many of his assistants have not. more »»

The blame game: PSU players, coaches need to stop pointing fingers and own up to their mistakes

October 10, 2010 Penn State's players and coaches apparently don't understand the concept that when you point your finger blaming others, there are three more fingers pointing back at you. more »»

Giger: With tough schedule ahead, this is a must-win game for PSU

October 8, 2010 Many passionate members of the Nittany Nation went into panic mode this week after a loss to Iowa, so one can only imagine what next week would be like if Penn State loses to Illinoi. more »»

Wanted: Better players - Talent dropoff, coaching confusion hurt PSU

October 4, 2010 There are numerous concerns about this Penn State football team — not the least of which are the very real possibility of this season spiraling toward the mediocrity of 6-6 and that the coaching... more »»

Unfair advantage?: Big Ten allows Ohio State to start league play at home much more frequently than PSU

September 30, 2010 From 2004 through 2012, Penn State has or will open Big Ten play on the road seven times in nine season. more »»

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