October 6, 2012; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions linebacker Michael Mauti (42) celebrates after beating the Northwestern Wildcats 39-28 at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Kickoff Time Set for Homecoming, Charles Huff Profiled and Other News


Today’s Penn State News covers an array of topics. It was announced Tuesday that Penn State’s Homecoming clash with the Northwestern Wildcats has been set. Special teams coach Charles Huff is profiled and James Franklin talks about a former player at Vanderbilt. There’s still news following the NFL Draft, as John Urschel explains that football is a priority for him. Also, former Penn State offensive lineman Adam Gress, who tried out earlier this week with the Pittsburgh Steelers, now has a tryout with the New York Giants.

Morning Links:

Penn State Football: Homecoming Clash With Northwestern Set (Leonard- Victory Bell Rings)

Round 5: Ravens Draft C/G John Urschel (Mink- BaltimoreRavens.com)

James Franklin’s latest man crush? Former Vanderbilt and current Eagles WR Jordan Matthews (Snyder-PennLive)

Penn State Football Coach Profile: Charles Huff (Leonard- Victory Bell Rings)

Former Penn State tackle Adam Gress to test NFL chances with New York Giants Wednesday (Pickel- PennLive)

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