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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Practice notebook: QBs, DBs & more

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Bill O'Brien maintained an even tone Wednesday afternoon as reporters surrounded him to pepper in questions about his two quarterbacks. He remained stoic as he explained "no guy has really stood out above the other guy." Cons...

    Blog | April 10, 2013