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Gameday Wake-Up Open Thread & Week In Review: 9.1.12

First college football Saturday. If you're home today, or not yet heading to the game, join us here for some morning football talk. Also, for your reading pleasure, all the content from this week....

Who's on YOUR Pre-Season All America Team?

In a few weeks, SB Nation will be rolling out their first-ever preseason All America Team, and BSD has been asked to submit a ballot. We decided to put it to you, our gentle readers, to help us...

Only Eric Hamilton Until Penn State Football

The original pick for today? Anthony Fera. But with the kicker taking his time reaffirming his commitment to Penn State, we dipped back in time for one of Cleveland's finest (and believe us, there...

BSD Roundtable: NCAA Sanctions

The guys at Black Shoe Diaries gives their thoughts on the sanctions brought down by the NCAA on Monday morning.

Guest Column: They Weren't, but We Are...

Respected sportswriter Eric Thomas gives his thoughts on the Penn State scandal, the Paterno Family, the NCAA, and what the Nittany Lions faithful need to do next.

Only Rich Mauti Until Penn State Football

IS IT TIME FOR FOOTBALL YET?!? We say it every year, but is it ever more true than this offseason? Rich Mauti played split end for Penn State in the 1970's, and was also pretty good at lacrosse,...

Freeh Report Open Thread - Part One

I wish I didn't have to put "Part One" in the opening, but I have a feeling how today is going to go. This will be your lone spot (on this website) to discuss the Freeh Report. Any FanPosts/Shots...

Success With Hyperlinking Is Catching Up With Lavar Arrington

Success With Hyperlinking Is catching up with Lavar Arrington

Only Stefen Wisniewski Until Penn State Football 2012

Wisniewski became the first Penn State Football student-athlete to be named an ESPN Academic All-American three times, having been a first team selection in 2008, 2009, and 2010.[1] He became...

BSD Roundtable: PLAYOFFS?!?!

The staff of Black Shoe Diaries react to the announcement of the new college football playoff system.


Commenting and Posting Policy for BSD

To report violations of this policy against your or other BSD community members, please send us an email to: BlackShoeDiaries.Staff @ gmail dot com Please be sure to include links to the comment...

Forward, Blog!

So Chris and Kevin are leaving. There have already been enough behind-the-scenes discussions with each of them, so this doesn't need to be drawn out and sappy. But everyone here at Black Shoe...

BSD Roundtable: Which School Should Penn State Schedule for a Home-and-Home?

Bill O'Brien recently expressed a desire for Penn State to schedule more marquee out-of-conference games. The staff at Black Shoe Diaries discuss which opponents are on their OOC wishlist.

The Other Satisfying Wins of 2011: Illinois, Northwestern, Ohio State

The BSD staff recaps Penn State's most satisfying wins from the 2011 season.

The Rest of the 2011 Losses: Nebraska, Wisconsin, Houston

The BSD staff recaps Penn State's most disappointing (read: all) losses of 2011.

2012 NFL Draft, Round One Open Thread

2012 NFL Draft, Round One Open Thread: Or, Watch @Dev_Still71 Get PAID

2012 Penn State Blue/White Postgame Roundtable: Reviewing the Offense

The staff at Black Shoe Diaries take a close look at the performance of Penn State's offense following the first Blue-White game under new coach Bill O'Brien.


Ask A Former Player: CLICKNOW

Ever wanted to know what it was like to play for Joe? Or what REALLY goes on in the huddle? Here's your chance

Dan Vecellio Commits To Black Shoe Diaries

Dan Vecellio Commits To Black Shoe Diaries #MOARBLOGGERZ #busybasements

Actual Journalism!

The Jerry Sandusky sex scandal trolls onward.

Danny O'Brien To...Wisconsin?

Transferring Maryland quarterback Danny O'Brien has picked...Wisconsin? Damn it.

Photo Gallery: Open Spring Practice 2012

Penn State student Taylor Mattie photographed Penn State's open spring practice session for Black Shoe Diaries.

Video: Penn State Team Report 3.28.12

Chris discusses the opening of Penn State spring practice, the PSU Police's strange interpretation of 4th Amendment rights, and his giant, giant cranium.

NCAA Tournament Open Thread

NCAA Tournament Open Thread

Devon Edwards Commits to Black Shoe Diaries

Devon Edwards Commits to Black Shoe Diaries #moarbloggerz #teambasement

Your Chance At Five Million Dollars. Seriously.

Yahoo's Perfect Bracket gives you a chance at $5,000,000. Here are some tips for success.

Adam Breneman Commitment Open Thread

Adam Breneman Commitment Open Thread #psu #osu #nd #maryland

Hello, I Must Be Going: A Review Of Penn State's Short Stay In Indy

Our final dispatch from Indianapolis -- a review of the scenery and events from the Big Ten Tournament

Second Half Zone Defense Frustrates Frazier

Indiana's second half zone defense frustrates Tim Frazier, Penn State in blowout loss

The Best, The Worst: Penn State's Checkered Big Ten Tournament History

A quick historical look at the highs and lows of Penn State's Big Ten Tournament performances

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