We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. Up next: the linebackers. Illinois: The Illini lose an All-Big Ten player in Jonathan Brown but still have decent overall depth at linebacker.
about 43 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - There will be plenty of Penn State players to keep a close eye on this spring, but a few rise to the top for one reason or another. So, as part of this week's countdown, we're looking at the five players to watch the closest this spring.
about 51 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- This week's countdown continues with the No. 4 spot. Once again, until spring practice starts, we'll have a different countdown every week. Up next are the positions of concern for Penn State, and this group is one that historically hasn't been an issue for the Nittany Lions.
about 65 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Earlier today, we presented our All-Big Ten team. Now it's time to honor the top freshmen from 2013 with our Big Ten all-freshman team. Here it is: OFFENSE QB: Christian Hackenberg, Penn State (captain) RB: Corey Clement, Wisconsin WR: DeAngelo Yancey, Purdue WR: Jordan Westerkamp, Nebraska* TE: Maxx Williams, Minnesota* TE: Jake Butt, Michigan OL: Dan Voltz, Wisconsin* OL: Ben Lauer, Minnesota* OL: Jack Conklin, Michigan State* OL: Jacob Bailey, Indiana* OL: Kyle Kalis, Michigan* DEFENSE DL: Joey Bosa, Ohio State (captain) DL: Austin Johnson, Penn State* DL: Avery Moss, Nebraska* DL: Willie Henry, Michigan* LB: Michael Rose, Nebraska* LB: Nyeem Wartman, Penn State* LB: T.
about 122 days ago | Brian Bennett and Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
Lessons learned from Penn State's 45-21 win against Purdue in Week 12: 1. Fumbling issues aren't behind Zach Zwinak ... or Bill Belton: Zwinak fumbled for the fourth time this season Saturday -- even with the gloves -- while Belton lost his third fumble of the season.
about 151 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Both the Nittany Lions and the Boilermakers are still trying to find their footing late in the season. A win gives Purdue something to build on for next year, while a PSU win would at least get the Lions back on some kind of track before the final two games.
about 152 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State linebacker Ben Kline, who overcame offseason shoulder surgery in time for the 2013 season, will miss the rest of the year with a torn pectoral that will require surgery.
about 156 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Lessons learned from Penn State's 24-10 loss against Minnesota: 1. Complementary football is not a strength of Penn State. The Nittany Lions' offense moved the ball relatively well in the first half, as it scored on two of four drives, while the defense couldn't stop anything in the first half and allowed scores on four straight drives.
about 158 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions