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  1. Pro day notebook: A-Rob ignoring criticism

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Go ahead, underestimate Allen Robinson. He doesn't care; he's used to it. Robinson was a consensus two-star prospect in high school. He caught three passes as a college freshman. And, before his sophomore season, the media fo...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  2. OG Hartman to transfer from Penn State

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State offensive guard Tanner Hartman has left the team and will transfer at the end of the semester, according to a Penn State spokesman. Hartman, a redshirt freshman, was considered a long-term project when he signed la...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  3. Hackenberg named B1G freshman of year

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- There wasn't much anticipation for the Big Ten freshman of the year award because, after the season-long performance by Christian Hackenberg, the choice was pretty clear. Hackenberg officially won the award Tuesday night -- t...

    Blog | December 03, 2013
  4. Video: Purdue-Penn State preview staff

    Josh Moyer previews the Penn State-Purdue game, which features two true freshman quarterbacks with great potential. Christian Hackenberg and Danny Etling already know each other pretty well, too. They meet again at noon Saturday at Beaver Stadium....

    Blog | November 15, 2013
  5. Hackenberg to face biggest test to date

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Christian Hackenberg's three Big Ten awards aren't plastered on the the walls of his first-floor dorm room. He earns the freshman-of-the-week honors, appreciates them -- and then forgets them. It's that focus, that short-term...

    Blog | October 23, 2013
  6. Week 3 helmet stickers

    Josh Moyer

    Recognizing the best and the brightest from the Nittany Lions in Week 3: Quarterback Christian Hackenberg: He's been a mainstay for these helmet stickers, but the true freshman has improved every week. He didn't account for a single turnover again...

    Blog | September 15, 2013
  7. What we learned from Penn State: Week 1

    Josh Moyer

    Every Sunday around this time, we'll recap five lessons from the week that was in Penn State football. And away we go: 1. Bill O'Brien will ease his true freshman quarterback along: He doesn't want to put Christian Hackenberg in bad spots, when...

    Blog | September 01, 2013
  8. Hackenberg catches up in PSU QB race

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- True freshman Christian Hackenberg has closed the gap in the Penn State quarterback race. A week after telling reporters that juco QB Tyler Ferguson held the early edge, Nittany Lions coach Bill O'Brien called the position ba...

    Blog | August 15, 2013
  9. Hamilton out for season; Wilkerson injured

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- True freshman DaeSean Hamilton, a four-star wideout from Virginia, is out for the season with a wrist injury while tight end Brent Wilkerson is "out for a while" with a back injury. Penn State coach Bill O'Brien wouldn't elab...

    Blog | August 08, 2013
  10. 5 Questions: DT Parker Cothren

    Josh Moyer

    Every week, NittanyNation will pose five questions to a recruit, player, alum or coach about all things Penn State. This week's subject is incoming freshman DT Parker Cothren, who'll arrive on campus today. He'll be driving from Hazel Green, Ala.,...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  11. Instant impact: Three freshmen to watch

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State's 2013 recruiting class will report to campus in less than a month, and several players could play a huge role on the team this season. This is Bill O'Brien's first real class, and fans should catch an early glimps...

    Blog | May 22, 2013
  12. O'Brien defends PSU on medical care

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill O'Brien raised his voice as if a freshman quarterback had just criticized his play-calling -- and that demeanor remained unchanged for about 30 minutes. Penn State's second-year coach fielded questions about a Sports Ill...

    Blog | May 15, 2013
  13. 5 things to watch in Blue-White Game

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Saturday's annual scrimmage, known as the Blue-White Game, will offer fans a nice reprieve as they wait more than 20 weeks for the college season to kick off. Saturday will be the first time most of last season's freshmen wil...

    Blog | April 19, 2013
  14. 2014 PSU spotlight: WR Chris Godwin

    Josh Moyer

    Over the next few months, NittanyNation will look closer at the 2014 recruits who claim offers from Penn State. Today we examine wideout Chris Godwin, whom PSU has been after since shortly after his freshman season. Vitals: WR Chris Godwin, Middle...

    Blog | April 10, 2013
  15. Undersized LB/S Fossati big on talent

    Josh Moyer

    Mark Fossati (Montvale, N.J./St. Joseph) has heard it all before. Go ahead, tell him he's too short. Remark about how he hasn't grown since his freshman year. Say 5-foot-10 is too tiny for a 2014 linebacker or safety. Go on, tell him -- because he...

    Blog | April 01, 2013
  16. Q&A: 2015 CB Whitehead talks PSU

    Josh Moyer

    Jordan Whitehead (Monaca, Pa./Central Valley) has started since his freshman season and the 2015 cornerback has seen a lot of early interest come his way -- including from the Nittany Lions. He plans to make an unofficial visit April 5, and he rec...

    Blog | March 26, 2013