Spring practice in the Big Ten has sadly come to an end, and we're both back home after some trips around the conference. Wednesday, we shared out thoughts on the Big Ten's West Division, and now it's time to turn our focus to the beast known as the East.
about 1178 days ago | Adam Rittenberg and Brian Bennett | Penn State Nittany Lions
The spring workouts are in the books, and the long offseason has arrived. But before diving into summer and the painful wait for football to return, we're taking a look back at the developments from March and April and sneaking a peek at what to expect in the fall for Penn State.
about 1182 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Mike Hull was once a coin flip away from transferring to Pitt, but that all seems like a lifetime ago for the Penn State linebacker. The redshirt senior is going into his fifth season at Penn State, and he's already endured many changes and ups-and-downs.
about 1185 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State has produced a first-team All-Big Ten defender in eight of the past nine seasons, but no Nittany Lions defensive back has made the list since 2008 (safety Anthony Scirrotto).
about 1191 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- There will be plenty to watch when the Blue-White Game kicks off at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, but here's a look at some of the more interesting storylines: 1. How the offensive line performs.
about 1198 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- There are several ways to combat the unique depth challenges Penn State faces with its reduced roster. 1. Upgrade recruiting: If Penn State brings in more players who can make significant contributions early in their careers, it should have fewer gaping holes on the depth chart.
about 1205 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- You've likely heard about SEC-style recruiting in the Big Ten, first with Urban Meyer at Ohio State and now with James Franklin at Penn State. Franklin appears to bringing a taste of his former league to the practice field at Penn State.
about 1207 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The first week of Penn State's spring practice is underway so a lot of eyes will be on different position battles and rising starters. But what about those under-the-radar players?
about 1220 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions