Penn State Nittany Lions 2001 record: 5-6 (4-4) Coach: Joe Paterno (37th season, 327-96-3) Starters returning: 7 offense, 7 defense, 2 kickers
Outlook: The general assumption is that the last two seasons, only the second
and third losing seasons of Paterno's career, were aberrations, and JoePa,
even at 75, will right the ship this fall. Penn State certainly has the
talent to get it done. But until the Nittany Lions bounce back, Paterno, like
a major leaguer in his 30s whose batting average ...
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