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James Franklin on new contract extension: ‘We’ve started to build something here that’s really special’

James Franklin on new contract extension: ‘We’ve started to build something here that’s really special’

Penn State football coach James Franklin addressed the media Wednesday for the first time since the school announced his new six-year contract extension. The coach emphasized the importance of stability to a football program and called himself “blessed and fortunate” to be at Penn State. James Franklin had plenty to say about a contract extension […] The post James Franklin on new contract extension: ‘We’ve started to build something here that’s really special’ appeared first on Land of 10.

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