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Video: The James Franklin era begins

Home run hires happen just a few times during the course of an off season. Penn State landing James Franklin would be one of those occasions.

Here's a great look at Franklin's first time on campus, his first team meeting and view of Beaver Stadium, and what players have had to say since he's been on campus.

This video is outstanding.

Author: Doug Samuels
Doug Samuels has been with FootballScoop since 2011. Samuels joined the FootballScoop staff after serving as a college scout as well as an assistant coach at the college level, where he was fortunate enough to have coached every offensive position by age 24. Samuels is a lifelong Michigan State fan, no huddle enthusiast, and currently coaches high school football in West Michigan.