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: Wide receivers. Projected starters: Allen Robinson (2012 stats: 1,013 yards, 77 catches, 11 touchdowns) and Brandon Moseby-Felder (437 yards, 31 catches, one touchdown) Key losses: None Next in line: Redshirt freshman Eugene Lewis was close to playing last year but, as a former high school quarterback, he needed an extra year to learn the receiver position.
about 364 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill O'Brien crossed his arms and furiously chewed a piece of gum when the inevitable question was asked Saturday: Was the Penn State coach any closer to naming a starting quarterback?
about 489 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Penn State landed its second commitment -- and a versatile player -- during today's junior day. Athlete Nick Scott (Fairfax, Va./Fairfax) confirmed in a text message that he decided to commit a few hours ago but had yet to inform his friends and teammates.
about 545 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- He rarely addresses the media. He doesn't opine for the spotlight. Heck, Bill O'Brien didn't mention his name once during Wednesday's 33-minute national signing day press conference.
about 561 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Linebacker Zach Bradshaw woke up every morning for two weeks and weighed Penn State's sanctions. The 2013 recruit out of Damascus, Md., spoke with his father, reflected on his commitment and wondered just how competitive his Nittany Lions would remain -- before finishing breakfast on a Tuesday morning and calling Bill O'Brien to decommit.
about 639 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Three-star tailback Richy Anderson (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) decommitted from Maryland on Sunday night and became Penn State's 12th commitment of the 2013 class. Anderson took an official visit to Happy Valley for the Ohio State game Saturday, and he knew by noon Sunday he needed to switch his loyalty.
about 663 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail