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Birthday wishes: James Franklin surprises 100-year-old alum and fan with call

One day before taking the field for Penn State’s spring scrimmage, James Franklin took some time Friday to send special birthday wishes to 1941 PSU alumna Leslie Montz on her 100th birthday.

The video below captures the precious FaceTime call.

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Cory Giger is a 15-year veteran of the Penn State beat and a journalist with 28 years of experience. He has won more than 100 state and national journalism awards during his career, plus he's a voter for the Heisman Trophy in football and Wooden Award in basketball.

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