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  1. What we learned in Week 2: Penn State

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- What we learned from Week 2 in Penn State's 21-3 nonconference win against Akron: 1. The new, aggressive defense is a winner: This wasn't a terrible Akron offense, and the defense came up big time and time again. First quarte...

    Blog | September 07, 2014
  2. Week 13 helmet stickers

    Josh Moyer

    Recognizing the best and brightest from the Nittany Lions in Week 13: Tailback Zach Zwinak. When the Penn State offense started moving, it was usually because of Zwinak. He carried 35 times for 149 yards -- and he was never once tackled behind the...

    Blog | November 24, 2013
  3. What we learned: Week 11

    Josh Moyer

    Lessons learned from Penn State's 24-10 loss against Minnesota: 1. Complementary football is not a strength of Penn State. The Nittany Lions' offense moved the ball relatively well in the first half, as it scored on two of four drives, while the d...

    Blog | November 10, 2013
  4. Video: Penn State DB Malcolm Willis

    Josh Moyer

    Josh Moyer talks with Penn State safety Malcolm Willis about the Central Florida offense and the secondary's expectations this season....

    Blog | September 11, 2013
  5. All eyes on Penn State's offense vs. EMU

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Good morning from here at Penn State! More than 80,000 fans will descend on Beaver Stadium in a few hours, and it should be an interesting home opener for a couple reasons -- but none of which includes it being a close contes...

    Blog | September 07, 2013
  6. Penn State spring wrap

    Josh Moyer

    2012 record: 8-4 2012 conference record: 6-2 (second, Leaders Division) Returning starters: Offense: 8; defense: 6, kicker/punter: 2 Top returners RB Zach Zwinak, WR Allen Robinson, TE Kyle Carter, OG John Urschel, OT Donovan Smith, DE Deion ...

    Blog | May 03, 2013
  7. WR Apke's success no longer a surprise

    Josh Moyer

    Troy Apke (Pittsburgh/Mount Lebanon) reeled in about nine catches his sophomore season, so he hadn't really counted last summer on becoming one of the offense's centerpieces. His new coach, Mike Melnyk, did. Melnyk needed to watch just one prac...

    Blog | April 16, 2013
  8. Run-ons overview: Offense

    Josh Moyer

    Here's a list -- complete with film and notes -- on Penn State's offensive run-ons. QB Austin Whipple, Salisbury (Conn.) School 6-foot-2, 200 pounds (early enrollee) Highlights He's an early enrollee whose father is the quarterbacks coach for t...

    Blog | February 11, 2013
  9. Where they ranked as recruits: Offense

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- With signing day just a day away, all the focus will be on the four-star talent and the big-name players. But it's not always the elite recruits who contribute most. After all, where did Penn State's current starters rank whe...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  10. NASCAR offense gets the green light

    Josh Moyer

    Penn State's offense wasn't supposed to be this good. The Nittany Lions lost 10 offensive starters during the offseason, and this team was expected to struggle. Instead, Bill O'Brien implemented a new offense -- including that trademark up-tempo, ...

    Blog | October 26, 2012
  11. 3 Up, 3 Down: Penn State 38, Iowa 14

    Josh Moyer

    The good and the bad from Penn State's 38-14 win over Iowa on Saturday night: THREE UP 1. Aggressive pass attack: PSU finally decided to get a little more aggressive. Bill O'Brien pulled out the early NASCAR no-huddle offense, and Matt McGloin ...

    Blog | October 21, 2012
  12. 5 biggest surprises so far this season

    Josh Moyer

    No one would have blamed Bill O'Brien if his Penn State team managed to win just two games to this point. No one would have cursed his name if the offense struggled or regressed from last season. But, somehow, some way, O'Brien and the Nittany Lio...

    Blog | October 10, 2012
  13. Notebook: McGloin seeking improvement

    Josh Moyer

    Matt McGloin used some strange adjectives to describe his offense's performance against Illinois. He skipped over "dynamic" and "high-powered" -- and went straight to "not enough." Just one week ago, the fifth-year signal-caller said his goal enta...

    Blog | October 05, 2012
  14. Instant analysis: Penn State 35, Illinois 7

    Josh Moyer

    Penn State quarterback Matt McGloin was asked earlier this week how many points the offense needed to score for it to feel in complete control. "I'd like to see us put up 35 points a game," he said. He got his wish. Penn State capitalized on a ...

    Blog | September 29, 2012
  15. PSU offense improves despite setbacks

    Josh Moyer

    Matt McGloin chuckled when asked whether this offense was an improvement over last year. He didn't point out his conference-leading nine touchdown passes or argue how the Nittany Lions are spending more time in opponent territory than in the locke...

    Blog | September 26, 2012
  16. Halftime analysis: Penn State 14, Temple 3

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State has done just about everything except finish its drives. The Nittany Lions are outgaining Temple on offense by more than a 2-to-1 margin, they've marched into Owls territory on every drive and their defense has hel...

    Blog | September 22, 2012