STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State lost quite a few solid starters this offseason, but that should make the spring position battles all the more interesting. As part of this week's countdown, which centers on those position battles, we're taking a closer look today at one such position that lost two experienced players .
about 195 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Signing day is over and spring practice is still a few weeks away, so we've designed a few countdowns to keep you busy in the meantime. This week, we're taking a look at Penn State's top five position groups with room to improve.
about 218 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
From commitments to official visits to offers tendered, the Big Ten is never at a loss for headlines. Here's a look at the latest from an always busy conference: Bill O'Brien serving pancakes Urban Meyer has been known as the master in flipping committed prospects in his time at Ohio State and rightfully so with more than a dozen pledged targets becoming Buckeyes.
about 327 days ago | Brad Bournival and Tom VanHaaren | NCF On The Trail
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: Defensive tackles. Projected starters: DaQuan Jones (2012 stats: 22 tackles, two tackles-for-loss, one fumble recovery) and Kyle Baublitz (three tackles, one sack).
about 405 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State hasn't built a pipeline to Canada just yet -- but it's certainly starting to form a reputation there. First, tailback Akeel "Big Maple" Lynch, a Toronto native, joined the team.
about 449 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Every week, NittanyNation will pose five questions to a recruit, player, alum or coach about all things Penn State. This week's subject is incoming freshman DT Parker Cothren, who'll arrive on campus today.
about 452 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
What kind of player is Penn State getting here in Parker Cothren? And what can fans expect? NittanyNation turned to one of the people who knows best what Cothren is capable of on the field -- Matthew Putnam, his high school coach at Hazel Green (Ala.
about 582 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Now that Penn State's Class of 2013 is officially in the books, we decided to ask the commits about their future with the Nittany Lions. NittanyNation posed the same question to everyone: How do you think -- or hope -- your class will be remembered in four or five years?
about 586 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
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 586 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail