All-Access: Day-by-day look at PSU

For the first time since 1965, a coach other than Joe Paterno took the reins in preparing for a season-opener.

ESPN's Ivan Maisel was granted unprecedented access last week to follow the beginning of the historic season with first-year head coach Bill O'Brien. Maisel attended meetings, practices, film sessions and saw all the emotion that went into the Week 1 game against Ohio.

Here's a day-by-day look into O'Brien's first week preparing for a game.