O'Brien navigates uncharted course

Originally Published: July 25, 2013
By Mark Schlabach | ESPN.com

CHICAGO -- Bill O'Brien doesn't know where Penn State's football program will be in three or four years.

After all, it was only a year ago this week that the NCAA hammered the Nittany Lions with some of the most severe sanctions in college sports history, fining them $60 million, banning them from a bowl game for four straight seasons and stripping them of 40 scholarships over a four-year probationary period.

"We have to think about that as a staff," ...

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