The BCS is dead. RIP. As we memorialize the BCS era throughout ESPN.com today, we're selecting All-BCS teams from each conference. As a reminder, the BCS era lasted from the 1998 season through the recently completed 2013 season.
about 94 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- DaQuan Jones doesn't blush at all from the praise. He's relaxed after peeling off his helmet, and any compliments seem to slide off his shoulders like sweat from a two-hour workout.
about 219 days ago | Josh Moyer | 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: 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 253 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Welcome to NittanyNation's bi-weekly mailbag! We asked you to tweet or email your questions this week, and we've selected three to answer in-depth. William Amesbury (@WAmesbury16) writes: Where do you think the 2013 recruiting class would be without the sanctions?
about 440 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Everyone will closely watch Mike Hull and Matt McGloin, but who else should play a critical role in Saturday's game? NittanyNation ventures outside the box against Wisconsin. This week's impact player: Jordan Hill, senior defensive tackle He's still limited in practice with a left knee injury, but he'll try to play through the pain on Saturday -- especially with his backup, James Terry, listed as "day-to-day.
about 510 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
For five years, defensive tackle James Terry has stood on the sidelines and watched. He saw Devon Still wreak havoc in opposing backfields and then become an NFL starter. He looked on as Jared Odrick earned Big Ten Player of the Year honors, and he saw Ollie Ogbu sign with Indianapolis.
about 526 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Matt McGloin is one of the best pocket-passers in the Big Ten, Michael Mauti is an incredible linebacker, yadda yadda yadda -- we already know all that. But Penn State's win against Iowa showed a few other things, elements that weren't so evident just two days ago.
about 543 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions