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1:00 PMKent St. at RutgersWatch
4:00 PMNortheastern at TempleWatch
4:30 PMNorth Carolina at MinnesotaWatch
7:00 PMHofstra at Penn St.Watch
7:00 PMPittsburgh at Ohio St.Watch

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James Franklin inks contract extension with Penn State through 2022

Penn State coach James Franklin has signed a contract extension that guarantees him $34.7 million through 2022. According to terms released by Penn State on Friday, the deal is worth an average of $5.78 million annually and contains up to $1 million in incentive bonuses each year.

Football tour notebook: Fun takes from Penn State fall practice

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Penn State is riding big expectations this season coming off an unexpected Big Ten title. And, there is a lot to like about the 2017 Nittany Lions. [ MORE: Dienhart: 5 things I learned | DaeSean Hamilton Facebook Live ] Here are some fun takes from a practice we watched Wednesday on a sun-splashed day. Most impressive player: RB Saquon Barkley. This is easy. The 5-11, 228-pound Barkley already looks like an NFL back. Talking to PSU broadcaster and ex-Nittany Lion LB great Jack Ham, he compared Barkley’s lower body to Earl Campbell. Top specimen: DE

Dienhart: 5 things I learned at Penn State fall practice

Not long ago, Penn State was a program bereft of depth and talent. But look at the Nittany Lions now. Here is what BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart learned at Penn State practice.

Dienhart: What I'll be watching at Penn State fall practice

Penn State is coming off a stunningly surprising season that saw the Nittany Lions win the Big Ten title in James Franklin’s third season. Here's what BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart will be watching at practice Wednesday.

Relive all of our 2017 BTN fall bus tour coverage

The 2017 BTN bus tour is underway, starting today at Indiana practice and coming to a close Wednesday, Aug. 23, at Northwestern. The 14-stop trek across the Big Ten footprint will span 20 days, and include countless hours on the bus and at practice.

Chuck Long Q&A: 'I am going Ohio State vs. Northwestern in the Big Ten title game'

It’s August. And that means just one thing: The college football season is closer. Anticipation builds as pundits pontificate on what they think will unfold. I checked in with one of BTN’s top analysts, former Iowa quarterback Chuck Long, to get his views on a variety of subjects.

See every Big Ten team's 2017 Homecoming date, opponent

Rutgers will be a Homecoming opponent three times, more than any other school as the Scarlet Knights play at Nebraska, at Michigan and at Penn State. Illinois, Indiana, Maryland and Michigan will be Homecoming foes two times apiece. Iowa, Minnesota, Michigan State, Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State are not Homecoming foes.