Posted September 09, 2012 on
Check out our images of the key plays and key players from Penn State's first road game of the 2012 season.

Penn State: What we learned in Week 2

After heart breaking losses two weeks in a row it is anyone's guess as to exactly what the mindset is at Penn State. Depending on how the Nittany Lions react to the 17-16 defeat at Virginia they will be either exactly what the doctor ordered, or Navy's worst nightmare. One thing that is for certain though is that there were a number of aspects of Penn State's..

Nittany Lions: We win and lose as a team

Four missed field goals, including one on the last play that would have won the game. A solid defensive effort - until it needed it most. Another tough-to-take loss for resilient Penn State. The Nittany Lions (0-2) probably don't need any more rallying points, but got another one on Saturday in the person of sophomore placekicker Sam Ficken, whose day could hardly have gone...

Issah Talks Penn State

Central Dauphin (Harrisburg, PA) linebacker Zayd Issah uses the terms re-opened and decommitted interchangeably when talking about his recruiting situation with Penn State, but that doesn’t mean the four-star linebacker has ruled out the Nittany Lions completely. In fact, he still plans on visiting University Park this fall.

Maryland DB Allen Gains Interest

Penn State is among those schools that have been checking up on the Class of 2014 prospect. He gives an update on his early recruitment.

UVA: By the Numbers

Penn State held the edge in several key statstical categories including total yards, turnovers and penalty yards. See the numbers here.

Lions Kicking Themselves After Loss

A disastrous day by a new specialist costs Penn State dearly in defeat to Virginia. Bill O'Brien's team is now 0-2 on the season.


It wasn’t a FAT GUY TOUCHDOWN, but it still deserves your utmost attention. Penn State defensive lineman Jordan Hill actually pulled off a rather ridiculous pick, first knocking it down with one hand and then securing it with the other. And then, he was off. GO BIG FELLA! One of college football’s finer moments in [...]

UVA: Report Card

Who made the grade and who came up short as the Nittany Lions fell to the Cavaliers? Check it out as we size up different areas of the team.

FRAME GAME: Third-Down Breakdown

What went wrong when UVA converted a key third-and-16 vs. Penn State? Check it out in our exclusive frame-by-frame breakdown.

UVA: Game Breakdown

The good, the bad and the ugly from Penn State's come-from-ahead loss to the Cavaliers.
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