Category: Bill O’Brien

Bill O’Brien On His Future: “I plan on being the head football coach at Penn State”

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

While there were some people who may not have understood the hire of Bill O'Brien at Penn State in the first place, he certainly showed this past season he was without a doubt the right call for the Nittany Lions to try to move on from the scandal that rocked ...

Bill O’Brien Explains How Penn State Has Been Able to Right the Ship

Friday, September 28th, 2012

In Bill O'Brien's first season at Penn State, things started a bit rocky. The Nittany Lions lost their opener to Ohio University and then lost a heart breaker against Syracuse to get off to an 0-2 start to begin Bill O'Brien era in Happy Valley. The Nittany Lions have rebounded though. ...

Tom Brady on Replacement Officials: “I Really Couldn’t Care Less Who’s Calling the Game”

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

For a man who's as slow as molasses, Tom Brady is extremely good at escaping pressure in the pocket. But Brady still needs his offensive line to do a serviceable job. That line, which struggled at times last year, is now without Matt Light and is only getting Logan Mankins ...

Rob Gronkowski Tries to Maintain His Ways of Old Despite New Lucrative Contract

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

To say that Rob Gronkowski was a complete surprise last season would be a bit of an overstatement. After all, the New England Patriots' tight end did catch 10 touchdown passes as a rookie in 2010. That said, he broke out to become a legitimate superstar in his second season, ...

Penn State Coach Bill O’Brien Does Everything He Can To Look Ahead to the Future

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Bill O'Brien doesn't have much of a choice but to look forward. And if you thought he was going to look back and reflect on everything that has gone down at Penn State, you are kidding yourselves. And so it's not a surprise that in the following interview, he mostly shies ...

New Penn State Head Coach Bill O’Brien Discusses the Recruiting Process as he Launches an 18-City Bus Tour

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

It could take years to get back on track -- and there's a chance they never fully return to the glory days -- but Operation Image Makeover is fully underway at Penn State, where new head football coach Bill O'Brien has launched a nine-day, 18-city bus tour that will take ...

Bill O’Brien: “I have a hard enough time being Bill O’Brien. I’m not going to try to be Joe Paterno”

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

For Bill O’Brien, this time of the year is usually pretty busy, but this year it has been ratcheted up a few notches. Not only is O’Brien trying to put together a game plan for the New England Patriots in advance of the AFC Championship game against one of the ...

Penn State Sex Scandal: Dave Joyner Tabs Bill O’Brien of Patriots to Guide Restoration of Nittany Lions’ Proud Football Program

Friday, January 13th, 2012

It seems that most people are finally over the initial shock that Penn State hired New England Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien to replace the legendary Joe Paterno as head coach of the Nittany Lions football program. When the hiring was first announced over the weekend however, the news was ...

Tom Brady: Josh McDaniels Obviously Has Some Inside Information on the Broncos

Monday, January 9th, 2012

The Denver radio market could probably not have imagined a better week than this. Not only did Tim Tebow help lead the Broncos to an improbable overtime playoff victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday, but that victory has now set up a meeting with the Patriots, Tom Brady and ...

Tom Brady is Glad Bill O’Brien Feels Like He Can Yell at Him

Monday, December 12th, 2011

In case you missed it, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien got in a late-game shouting match following a rare late-game interception in the end zone that gave the Washington Redskins an opportunity to come back. The Redskins couldn't capitalize, but the real story became ...