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Penn State Reaches its Ceiling Behind Troubled Offensive Line

After a month of the season and a few close calls, Penn State learned a little bit about its ceiling. The Nittany Lions can’t survive and...
Via Athlon Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Offensive Lineman Block Each Other

It looks like Penn State took a play out of Florida’s playbook on this one. The Nittany Lions had a pair of offensive lineman that blocked each other and this pretty much summed up their afternoon against Northwestern. The two lineman in question, Andrew Nelson and Brian Gala, won’t enjoy seeing this in the film […] The post Penn State Offensive Lineman Block Each Other appeared...
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pat Fitzgerald SILENCES Penn State, hyperbolic NU alarmists

Pat Fitzgerald did more than ANNIHILATE the Penn State Nittany Lions today. He also DESTROYED two of the most brain dead narratives that surround his program right now. The first is the idea that Northwestern football is not winning because this team is not “hard nosed” or “TOUGH” enough. We’ll SHRED that idea to pieces in detail here as Fitzgerald is as much of a “player’s...
Via The Sports Bank
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Memes: Penn State Linemen Blocking Each Other

Penn State linemen blocking each other received the meme treatment, because that's what happens when you go Florida Gators on the world.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Penn State Offensive Lineman Blocks Teammate as Running Back Gets Stuffed in the Backfield

Penn State had a lot of trouble controlling the line of scrimmage Saturday against Northwestern, but it wasn't due to a lack of trying. No, the problem--at least on this play--was the effort was wasted on the wrong person. For some odd reason Brian Gaia (72) got locked on to Andrew Nelson (59).In the process their poor running back was eatten alive by a Northwestern defensive...
Via FatManWriting
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Linemen Block Each Other In Blowout Loss To Northwestern (GIFs)

One of the few instances of impressive football fundamentals for Penn State on Saturday was a low-light for the Nittany Lions. Penn State was the victim of an embarrassing 29-6 home loss to Northwestern, despite being a 10-point favorite at kickoff. However, nothing went right for the Nittany Lions who were dominated from the beginning. Perhaps the most embarrassing play of the day...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

GIF: Penn State Linemen Block Each Other A La The Florida Gators

Watch one Penn State lineman block another Penn State lineman, just like the Florida Gators blocked each other last year.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Offensive Linemen Block Each Other (Video)

In a scene that should finally allow two former Florida Gators offensive linemen the opportunity to rest now, Penn State will now own the crown for most embarrassing blooper. Down 23-6 in the fourth quarter to Northwestern, Penn State decided to go for it on fourth-and-1. Offensive linemen Andrew Nelson and Brian Gaia totally mangled the first down attempt when they ended up blocking...
Via Thacover2
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Linemen Block Each Other on Failed 4th Down Play

We’ve waited 10 long months for another case of offensive linemen blocking each other and... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Two Penn State players blocking each other instead of Northwestern

Oh man, only in college football…. Florida fans! You are no longer alone! pic.twitter.com/3QL80nCcSK — Tom Fornelli (@TomFornelli) September 27, 2014
Via The Student Section
2 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Two Penn State players blocking each other instead of Northwestern

Oh man, only in college football…. Florida fans! You are no longer alone! pic.twitter.com/3QL80nCcSK — Tom Fornelli (@TomFornelli) September 27, 2014
Via Bloguin Best
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Punt Returner is Obliterated After Failing to Call Fair Catch

Punt and kickoff returns remain two of the most dangerous football plays, with numerous players... Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State’s Jerseys Go ‘Old School’ for Northwestern

Penn State, owners of maybe College Football's most iconic uniforms return to their original form with no names on the back.
Via Gamedayr
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Penn State Will Not Have Names On The Back Of Its Jerseys Against Northwestern

Penn State’s uniforms underwent a major change during the 2012 season: head coach Bill O’Brien put names on the back of the Nittany Lions’ jerseys for the first time in school history. O’Brien did this to honor the Nittany Lion players who stayed at the school after the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal. After O’Brien left, current head coach James Franklin kept the names...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

NCAA Football Week 5 Betting Predictions

Dorser The Enforcer Season Record 17-28 (60%)   Week 5 Predictions PENN STATE -10 NORTHWESTERN Here we go again, Vegas is sleeping on Penn State. Penn State has covered every game except vs. Rutgers by ½ a point. Penn State has the top rush defense in the nation allowing under 50 YPG and average nearly […]
Via Legion Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Northwestern Wildcats at Penn State Nittany Lions: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Northwestern Wildcats will travel to take on the Penn State Nittany Lions. Penn State is 4-0 and will be looking to earn another win over Northwestern who enters this game 1-2. Coverage of the game between Northwestern and Penn State will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 12:00 pm ET from Beaver Stadium in University Park, PA. The Odds: Penn State is a 10 point...
Via Tireball.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Badgers volleyball swept by Penn State in Big Ten opener

Has Wisconsin volleyball found its kryptonite in the Penn State Nittany Lions? The Badgers have to be wondering that following a Big Ten opening sweep at the hands of Penn State at the UW Field House. No. 3-ranked Penn State dropped the No. 5-ranked Badgers in straight sets (17-25, 21-25 and 22-25) in a rematch of last years national championship game. It’s a familiar feeling in...
Via Madtown Badgers
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: James Franklin Kicked Off His Press Conference Today By Bringing A Penn State Legend A Birthday Cake

Former Penn State football radio broadcaster Fran Fisher celebrates his 91st birthday today. To honor the occasion, Fisher attended Nittany Lion head coach James Franklin’s weekly press conference today, and as it began, he was met with a surprise. Franklin kicked off his presser by bringing Fisher a birthday cake and sang “Happy Birthday” to the PSU legend. It’s really...
Via College Spun
6 days ago  |  Discuss

TBBC Turns Eight!

Late one night, before the Penn State game, a Buckeye fan couldn’t sleep in anticipation of the clash with the Nittany Lions. Nervous energy turned to writing, writing turned to videos and more writers and twitter and podcasts and… well, here we are. Inspired by many, copied by a few, and (hopefully) read by a more than we’re able to count (to be fair, we’re bad with math...
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Vegas books Penn State as 9-point favorite over Northwestern

Coming off their fourth win of the season, and their fifth straight dating back to last season, the Penn State Nittany Lions are opening up as nine point favorite on Big Ten worst, Northwestern Wildcats. Last week, The Nittany Lions dominated a weak UMass team, scoring 45 or more points in a single game for the first time since 2009 when they defeated Eastern Illinois 52-3. Penn...
Via Total Sports Live
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State 48, UMass 7: Finally, a breather

Penn State proved capable of handling moments of adversity in week one in Ireland. In week two the Nittany Lions shrugged aside a rough first half against Akron. They answered the late call again last week on the road at Rutgers. In week four, back in Beaver Stadium, there was never a doubt as Penn State flirted with a shutout against a struggling Massachusetts program. The running...
Via Nittany Lions Den
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: There Is A ’409 Forever’ Tribute To Joe Paterno Outside Of Beaver Stadium At Today’s Penn State Game

On Monday, the Centre Daily Times in State College, Pa. reported that one Penn State graduate was trying to organize a “Joe-out” to honor former Nittany Lions coach Joe Paterno during the team’s game today against UMass. It was rather controversial, and drew the ire of many people on the Internet. While it still remains to be seen if this will be a successful event, there is...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers AD Makes Sandusky Remark In Rutgers Staff Meeting

Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann, who apologized to Penn State officials this week for the “regrettable actions” of some fans at Saturday’s game, made her own joke about the child sex scandal involving Jerry Sandusky. University officials acknowledged Hermann made the Sandusky-related remark at a staff meeting last fall. “Julie’s comment was an off the cuff response...
Via Geeks and Cleats
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers AD Made Crude Sandusky Remark In Staff Meeting

Rutgers athletic director Julie Hermann is in hot water again over some crude remarks she made in regards to Penn State. Hermann, who apologized to Penn State officials this week for the“regrettable actions” of some fans at Saturday’s game, made her own joke about the child sex scandal involving Jerry Sandusky NJ.com is reporting. Following a NJ Advance Media investigation...
Via Thacover2
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Massachusetts Minutemen: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Saturday the Penn State Nittany Lions will play host to the Massachusetts Minutemen. Penn State (3-0) looks to remain unbeaten on the season while continuing the misery for Massachusetts. (0-3) Coverage of the game between Massachusetts and Penn State will air on the Big Ten Network beginning at 4:00 pm ET from Beaver Stadium in University Park, PA. The Odds: Penn State is a 27...
Via Tireball.com
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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