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  1. Comparing Hackenberg to past elite QBs

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Christian Hackenberg has made just 15 starts, but there is no shortage of hype surrounding the Penn State quarterback: One AFC scout recently called him the top quarterback in college football, and The Sporting News asked months...

    Blog | September 19, 2014
  2. B1G QBs fare well in Sunday's NFL games

    Josh Moyer

    We interrupt your regular feeling of Big Ten doom-and-gloom to bring you a positive conference announcement for once. Sorry, B1G fans, it has nothing to do with this current college football season ... which probably doesn't come as a surprise. Bu...

    Blog | September 15, 2014
  3. Criticism motivates PSU offensive line

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State left tackle Donovan Smith already knows what this article is going to say. Clips and columns about Penn State's offensive line have revolved around a central theme the last five months: This unit likely isn't going...

    Blog | August 13, 2014
  4. PSU TE James lauded for freakish ability

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Jesse James is a freak of nature. Really, there's no other way to describe the 6-foot-7, 272-pound tight end. Coaches and teammates tried their best Saturday to brainstorm other fitting adjectives or ways to encapsulate the j...

    Blog | July 15, 2014
  5. Comparing Hackenberg to past B1G QBs

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg hasn't even completed two weeks of spring practice, so it's still anybody's guess how the reigning Big Ten freshman of the year will perform in 2014. But, over the last 25 years, fi...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  6. O'Brien not disloyal for following dream

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- After days of speculation and weeks of unease among Nittany Nation, the Bill O'Brien carousel appears to have finally come to a stop. According to reports, he's leaving Penn State for the Houston Texans. Even the most naive P...

    Blog | January 01, 2014
  7. Looking to the past & future: QBs

    Josh Moyer

    The season's over, Beaver Stadium's empty, and the latest Bill O'Brien-to-the-NFL rumors have already begun. But that doesn't mean it's too late -- or too early -- to see what we learned from this past season and also look ahead to next season. So...

    Blog | December 18, 2013
  8. Five things: Penn State at Ohio State

    Josh Moyer

    The Buckeyes are riding a 19-game winning streak and the Nittany Lions are once again hoping to overcome the odds to upset the nation's No. 4 team. Penn State is the only team in the last 10 seasons to beat OSU multiple times at The Horseshoe, but it...

    Blog | October 26, 2013
  9. Looking back on B1G freshman QB starters

    Josh Moyer

    It's rare for a true freshman like Christian Hackenberg to earn the starting quarterback job -- but it's not unheard of in the Big Ten. We took a look at the Big Ten true freshmen who came before the Penn State signal-caller to see how they fared....

    Blog | September 02, 2013
  10. PSU position preview: Quarterback

    Josh Moyer

    As part of an ongoing series, NittanyNation will preview a different position leading up to the season opener against Syracuse on Saturday. Today is the last installment: Quarterback. Projected starter: Christian Hackenberg (2012 HS stats: 156-of-...

    Blog | August 29, 2013
  11. Spring drills: 5 position battles to watch

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- With spring drills just a few weeks away, NittanyNation decided to break down several of the brewing position battles. QUARTERBACK Who they lost: Matt McGloin, a fifth-year senior who who threw 24 TDs to five INTs and set...

    Blog | February 28, 2013
  12. NittanyNation mailbag: Breakout players

    Josh Moyer

    Welcome to NittanyNation's bi-weekly mailbag! We asked you to tweet or email your questions this week, and we've selected three to answer in-depth. Adam Puzio (@Adam_Puzio) writes: Who do you think will be the biggest breakout players (the Robinso...

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  13. Hackenberg preparing for Penn State

    Josh Moyer

    Christian Hackenberg's black Under Armour helmet sits on his bedroom dresser, while his jersey -- with the unmistakable scent of sweat -- rests on a pile of laundry. ESPN's No. 1-rated quarterback isn't sure where the final resting place for that ...

    Blog | January 06, 2013
  14. Commit sound off: O'Brien NFL speculation

    Josh Moyer

    NittanyNation recently contacted several commits to get their thoughts on the NFL speculation surrounding Bill O'Brien. Here's what they had to say: Christian Hackenberg, QB Four stars, No. 1 at position "I really haven't been paying much attent...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  15. Hackenberg & ESPN's history of top QBs

    Josh Moyer

    Christian Hackenberg (Fork Union, Va./Fork Union) follows a long line of successful No. 1-rated quarterbacks in the ESPN 150 -- leaving many to wonder what his future might hold. Can he come in and be the starter? Does history say he'll succeed? C...

    Blog | November 07, 2012
  16. TE Breneman embraces leading role

    Josh Moyer

    Through a tumultuous run of transfers, decommitments and NCAA sanctions, ESPN 150 four-star tight end Adam Breneman (Camp Hill, Pa./Cedar Cliff) has remained a constant for the Nittany Lions. Penn State fans have already embraced Breneman as a lea...

    Blog | August 14, 2012