Originally posted on Nittany Lions Den  |  Last updated 8/11/13
I am not really sure what happened to the great NFL resource for all thing Penn State related, but in his absence I wanted to share this quick link to a story on former Nittany Lion Matt Stankiewitch. Stankiewitch made his NFL debut on Friday night for the New England Patriots in Philadelphia against the Eagles. The Patriots won the game and the former Penn State lineman received some praise in his first taste of the pros. From The Republican Herald in Pottsville, PA; In front of a large contingent of friends, family and well-wishers, Stankiewitch got to showcase his talents at football's biggest level. Stankiewitch was a member of the Patriots' second-team offensive line and played center for seven straight possessions in Friday's 31-22 victory over the Philadelphia Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field. The 6-foot-4, 305-pound undrafted rookie participated in 43 plays, helping backup quarterbacks Ryan Mallett and Tim Tebow compile 17 points and a drive that resulted ...
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