Juco OT Jermaine Eluemunor knew little about football when his family emigrated from London to the United States in 2009. But he's a quick learner, and nearly every top program in the country has taken notice.
Steven Bench is a coach's kid who grow up around football, learns quickly and won't back down in the compeition to start at quarterback for Penn State.
Even though he was sidelined for the season in the second game, redshirt freshman linebacker Nyeem Wartman gave a glimpse into a bright future.l
2013 linebacker commit Brandon Bell impressed opposing coaches with his speed and sideline-to-sideline pursuit.
Once the NCAA sanctions were known, Bill O'Brien quickly realized the walk-on program would provide the lifeblood for Penn State.
Juco transfer Tyler Ferguson will be one of only two QBS on the Penn State roster in 2013. Here's a deeper look at one of the players who could lead the Nittany Lions.
With sanctions eliminating any possiblity of Big Ten championships and postseason play for Penn State, the 2012 class could have left. But it stuck with PSU coach Bill O'Brien's staff.
Bill O'Brien's "NASCAR" offense has put a jolt in Penn State, as the Nittany Lions are scoring and winning at a banner clip.
NittanyVille, a tent village of students waiting for tickets, grew to 1,200 strong for the Ohio State game, showing its support for the Lions.
Penn State expects to play host to more than 100 prospects for Saturday's Ohio State game.
Matt McGloin has always been competitive, something that has served him well in his journey from walk-on to senior starting QB at Penn State.