After 11 NFL seasons spent between two teams, former Penn State linebacker Paul Posluszny announced his retirement from the league this week. Posluszny continued the long-standing tradition of gifted linebackers attending Penn State, furthering the decree of “Linebacker U”, when he committed to the university prior to the 2003 season. “Poz” as he’s known throughout […]Read more "Former Penn State linebacker retires from NFL"
I’ve never bought too much stock in the NFL Combine. To me, the combine is little more than tremendous athletes making athletic feats appear far too easy. 225 pounds is thrown up on the bench press like it’s 25 pounds. More and more players are running sub-4.5 40-yard dashes. The vertical jump numbers are out […]Read more "Projecting where every draft eligible Penn State starter will be selected"
Chronologically, this may fall out of order, but hear us out. While we know that most Eagles fans are knowledgeable on all fronts, we felt as if, generally speaking, many are interested in the skill position, and less caring of the trenches. Because of that, we thought it would be beneficial to jump back and […]Read more "The Philly Sports Network NFL Draft rankings: Safeties Edition"
For the third time this offseason, a Penn State offensive assistant is packing his backs and heading to the SEC. After offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead took the head coaching job at Mississippi State, and Charles Huff followed him to Starkville a few weeks later, the Nittany Lions’ offense is losing another assistant coach. Wide receivers […]Read more "Penn State Assistant Coach Departs For Another Assistant Coaching Job"
After Charles Huff decided to join to fellow departee Joe Moorhead to Mississippi State, the Nittany Lions were without a leader of the running back core. That void is no more, as the program announced last week the hiring of David Corley as the team’s running backs coach for 2018. The William and Mary grad […]Read more "All you need to know: Penn State hires new Running Backs Coach"
Two days ago, we got a chance to watch the best National Championship in the College Football Playoff era unfold since.. well… last season. Last year’s unbelievable, near-overtime action between Clemson and Alabama set the tone for last night’s action between the last two teams standing, two SEC heavyweights. After Alabama fell behind 13-0 midway […]Read more "Four Reasons The Penn State Could Win The National Championship In 2018"
Every Penn State fan remembers exactly where they watched the instant classic that was the 2016 Rose Bowl, when the Nittany Lions and USC Trojans did battle for 60 minutes of offensive fireworks. I was in a friend’s basement dreading a two hour ride back to the town I was working in as soon as […]Read more "Previewing Penn State Post Season: Fiesta Bowl Against Washington"
The time has finally come. We are down to the final ten games of the bowl season. I hope you’ve stuck with me throughout my selections here, and maybe learned something about a team that you may not watch on a weekly basis. I know I sure have. We have ten games left, of which […]Read more "Predicting All 40 Bowl Games: Part Four"
Following in his former offensive coordiantor’s footsteps, Penn state running backs coach Charles Huff will be coaching in Starkville, Mississippi in 2018. A few days after it was announced that former Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead would be leaving the program to be become the 33rd head coach of Mississippi State, it was released […]Read more "Penn State RB Coach To Join Joe Moorhead at Mississippi State"
Good coordinators don’t stay coordinators long. James Franklin will now have to add “finding an offensive coordinator” to his weekly to-do list after it was announced that Joe Moorhead will be taking the head coaching position at Mississippi State. This announcement comes on the heels of the Mississippi State program firing former Head Coach Dan […]Read more "Penn State OC To Become Mississippi State Head Coach"