Found November 02, 2013 on
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Penn State punter Alex Butterworth may garner an Oscar for this egregious spectacle he executed against Illinois on Saturday.As you can see, Butterworth pulled off the most blatantly obvious flop of the season. And was inexplicably rewarded by the referee with a penalty flag.Butterworth even did a fist pump upon seeing the flag, too.Via Bleacher Report
2013-10-12 PSU vs UM, Brandon Felder scores the first touchdown of the game against Michigan; photo by Mike Pettigano
For a while, my prediction to Seth was spot-on: Michigan 34, Penn State 24. But in reality, it looked far worse. There was still tons of time left in the game. After a thrilling leap to a double-digit lead, Penn State was falling behind, and falling quickly. Since...
Christian Hackenberg hit Kyle Carter with a 15-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Ryan Keiser sealed the win with an end zone interception, lifting Penn State over Illinois 24-17 on Saturday.
Bill Belton rushed for 202 yards, the first Nittany Lion (5-3, 2-2 Big Ten) to hit the 200-yard mark since Larry Johnson in 2002.
Penn State's Sam Ficken kicked a 35-yard field goal with...
Penn State punter Alex Butterworth had a flop worthy of an Emmy after getting "hit" by Illinois' Justin Hardee in Beaver Stadium on Saturday
Penn State is ready to move on from one of the worst losses in program history.
The Nittany Lions, of course, have little choice.
It's time for the next game on the schedule, and that means they have to prepare for Illinois (3-4, 0-3 Big Ten) on Saturday. Ohio State's 63-14 win over the Nittany Lions (4-3, 1-2) was a setback for a team coming off an emotional four-overtime...