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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. Top PSU spring position battles: No. 5

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- It's Monday, so you know what that means: the start of another countdown to help the offseason tick by a little faster. Every day this week, we'll be looking at another position battle to keep an eye on this spring. Up Monday...

    Blog | March 03, 2014
  3. Looking to the past & future: Special teams

    Josh Moyer

    It's never too late -- or too early -- to see what we learned from this past season and also look ahead to next season. So, we've started breaking down each position and unit on the Nittany Lions. Up today: Special teams REWIND Expectations ...

    Blog | December 31, 2013
  4. Few surprises for PSU on B1G teams

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- As expected, Allen Robinson was once again the big Penn State winner when it came to the Big Ten's All-Conference Selection Show on Monday night. He was the Big Ten's lone semifinalist for the national Biletnikoff Award so it...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  5. What we learned: Week 14

    Josh Moyer

    Lessons learned from Penn State's 31-24 upset win over No. 15 Wisconsin in the season finale, its first win over a top-15 team since the Capital One Bowl victory over LSU in 2010: 1. Don't underestimate Penn State. You think we would've learned th...

    Blog | December 01, 2013
  6. What we learned: Week 12

    Josh Moyer

    Lessons learned from Penn State's 45-21 win against Purdue in Week 12: 1. Fumbling issues aren't behind Zach Zwinak ... or Bill Belton: Zwinak fumbled for the fourth time this season Saturday -- even with the gloves -- while Belton lost his third ...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  7. Week 12 helmet stickers

    Josh Moyer

    Recognizing the best and the brightest from the Nittany Lions in Week 12: RBs Zach Zwinak and Bill Belton: Zwinak rumbled for 26 carries, 149 yards and three touchdowns. Belton started and ran 19 times for 81 yards and a score. Numbers don't alway...

    Blog | November 17, 2013
  8. O'Brien pushes limits on fourth down

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill O'Brien's gutsy decision to go for it Saturday on fourth-and-1 in the fourth overtime still has this town talking. Punter Alex Butterworth tweeted Monday morning that everyone in his classes was still chatting about the ...

    Blog | October 14, 2013
  9. What we learned: Week 4

    Josh Moyer

    Every Sunday around this time, we'll recap five lessons from the week that was Penn State football. And away we go: 1. This running game means business. Last season Penn State struggled to find one featured tailback -- and now, this year, it bo...

    Blog | September 22, 2013
  10. Week 4 helmet stickers

    Josh Moyer

    Recognizing the best and the brightest from the Nittany Lions in Week 4: Penn State's three-headed running attack: Take your pick -- this trio was unstoppable Saturday. Zach Zwinak played the role of goal-line back and Mr. Consistency. He finished...

    Blog | September 22, 2013
  11. Five things: Penn State-Kent State

    Josh Moyer

    The Nittany Lions' defense will seek redemption at Beaver Stadium after a disappointing performance last week. Here's what we'll be watching in Penn State's final non-conference game before the Big Ten season. Turning around the defense: PSU surre...

    Blog | September 21, 2013
  12. 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
  13. What we learned: Week 2

    Josh Moyer

    Every Sunday around this time, we'll recap five lessons from the week that was Penn State football. And away we go: 1. Stephen Obeng-Agyapong is the No. 4 linebacker and will step up as the starter in case of injury. Sure, he's still listed as ...

    Blog | September 08, 2013
  14. 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
  15. Penn State: Helmet stickers

    Josh Moyer

    Recognizing the best and brightest from the Nittany Lions in the season opener: Safety/linebacker Stephen Obeng-Agyapong: Syracuse targeted Obeng-Agyapong after Mike Hull went down, but the safety-turned-linebacker stepped up in a big way. He ran...

    Blog | September 01, 2013
  16. 5 lessons learned: PSU's media day

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State's media day might be over, but there's still plenty to reflect on. Here's a look at five lessons learned from a day spent talking to coaches and players: 1. Tyler Ferguson currently boasts the early edge at quar...

    Blog | August 09, 2013