True freshmen are having a bigger and bigger impact throughout college football these days, as coaches are either becoming less afraid to throw their youngsters into the fire or are facing fewer options.
about 84 days ago | Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
As part of an ongoing series, NittanyNation will preview a different position leading up to the season opener against Syracuse on Aug. 31. Up today: Cornerbacks. Projected starters: Trevor Williams (2012 stats, as WR: 10 receptions, 97 yards; four kick returns, 79 yards) and Jordan Lucas (one tackle).
about 124 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Penn State has signed larger and more decorated recruiting classes than the 2013 version, and brought in more big names. But the program has never faced NCAA sanctions, including scholarship reductions and postseason probation.
about 315 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- With Penn State's fax machine whirring early Wednesday morning, NittanyNation takes an overall look at the expected recruiting class. From top players to sleepers, misses and everything in-between, there's a lot going on in this class: Who they got: Penn State looks as if it will sign 17 players this class, including the five who have already enrolled.
about 315 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
With two weeks left until signing day, NittanyNation takes a closer look at what fans should know about the state of the class and this Penn State team. Team needs: Defensive coordinator John Butler made it clear he wasn't happy with the secondary's depth last season.
about 329 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail