Brent Yarina, Senior Editor, August 12, 2015

Want to pump up a football team?

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Call the the marching band and have several members enter a team meeting while playing their instruments. That should do the trick.

The Penn State marching band was invited to a team squad meeting Wednesday, and the Nittany Lions loved it. Perhaps no one got a bigger kick out of it than head coach James Franklin.

Look at Franklin all pumped up in the opening seconds of the video above!

Franklin also tweeted the photo below: