Jack Crawford

College Football Countdown: No. 35 Penn State

College Football Countdown: No. 35 Penn State

The Orlando Sentinel has ranked all 120 Football Bowl Subdivision teams in the country. The Sentinel staff will take a closer look at a new team daily, counting backward from No. 120 to our projected No. 1 team. We will not be including the four teams the NCAA lists as still reclassifying to the Football Bowl Subdivision level. Today at No. 35: Penn State Coach: Bill O’Brien (0-0, first season) 2011 record: 9-4 (6-2 in Big Ten Conference, second in the Leaders Division) Look back: Hard to imagine that a season that featured nine wins would be considered a nightmare but that’s what happened in 2011. The team’s performance on the field was overshadowed...