STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- While Bill O'Brien's voice carried over the field Monday afternoon, quarterbacks coach Charlie Fisher directed his players in a calmer manner. During position drills at Penn State's first spring practice, Fisher stood about five yards in front of his four quarterbacks as they took turns taking three- and five-step drops.
about 767 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- With spring drills just a few weeks away, NittanyNation decided to break down several of the brewing position battles. QUARTERBACK Who they lost: Matt McGloin, a fifth-year senior who who threw 24 TDs to five INTs and set a school record for single-season passing yardage.
about 785 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Players' tweets start up a little after 4:30 a.m., that strange time when it's not quite day and not quite night. Traffic lights blink yellow along College Avenue, and -- outside of a whirring Herr's potato chip truck -- the roads are silent.
about 805 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Matt McGloin dropped back and rehearsed some draws early Tuesday evening while quarterbacks coach Charlie Fisher barked some encouragement. "Bam!" Fisher yelled when the football hit Bill Belton's stomach.
about 969 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions