Originally posted on Nittany Lions Den  |  Last updated 10/15/12
After putting together four consecutive wins, one against a top 25 team, the Penn State Nittany Lions now turn their attention to Iowa this Saturday. The team had a bye this week and took advantage of the opportunity to get a few key players healthy and caught up on their schoolwork. They now face a new challenge in Iowa this weekend. The Hawkeyes are coming off a momentum building win against Michigan State this past weekend. The mood in Happy Valley is one in which only the students and diehards thought possible. Their team is winning, their new head coach is leading in Coach of the Year voting and the preseason doubt has turned into midseason optimism. After the first six games, it is safe to say we have learned a lot about this Penn State football team. Here are some things that have stood out so far.   Bill O’Brien took over for the Nittany Lions just a few short months ago. He has brought a new system along with new hope to a football program that seemed ...
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