Penn State's pro day for NFL scouts gave Nittany Lions seniors another chance to show off ahead of next month's draft.
The program's two best prospects this season might be linebacker Gerald Hodges and defensive tackle Jordan Hill. While he likes going through agility tests, Hill said he's finally glad he can start focusing now on the kind of training he said will...
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March 11, 2013
The NFL Combine is still underway in Indianapolis but the workout portions are now in the books for the four Penn State players who made the trip to work out and interview for potential NFL jobs. Linebacker Gerald Hodges appears to have had the best overall workout performance among the Nittany Lions, but defensive tackle Jordan Hill and offensive lineman Matt Stankiewitch should...
Penn State, affectionately known as "Linebacker U," has produced some of the top defensive players in the country, many drafted to the NFL. Senior defensive tackle Jordan Hill and junior defensive tackle DaQuan Jones are two more products of coach Larry Johnson expected to thrive at the next level, but first Jones must continue the legacy as a Nittany Lion while Hill prepares...
Linebacker U. has a new leader.
Penn State coach Bill O'Brien handed control of the Nittany Lions defense to former Auburn assistant Ted Roof.
A veteran coordinator, Roof promises an aggressive, physical defense that will mix up looks up front.
But no major overhaul though, unlike what O'Brien is doing on offense with the Penn State passing game.
Standout defensive tackle...
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August 21, 2012
Penn State tailback Silas Redd still stands by his former coach Joe Paterno. Defensive tackle Jordan Hill does, too.
Redd, Hill and the rest of the Nittany Lions are trying to weather another stormy period after the university's investigation of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal said Paterno concealed allegations.
Most Nittany Lions, before a player-organized charity...