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Grading the Lions: Ohio State

Grading the Lions: Ohio State

Trips to the Horseshow are rarely predictable and always a challenge for Penn State. This year’s showdown with Ohio State had the Nittany Lions as a three-score underdog. While the victory went to the Buckeyes as predicted, Penn State certainly impressed with strong defensive play and the resiliency to battle back from a second-half 21-0 deficit and give this OSU team by far their toughest challenge to date. See how we graded our Nittany Lions this week!

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2018-19 Bowl Predictions

2018-19 Bowl Predictions

PSU Zone’s annual prognostication on this year’s slate of Big Ten and New Year’s Six Bowl games! We’re predicting a losing record for the conference, click to see if we have the Lions on the right side of the hash mark!

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Wisconsin Preview

Wisconsin Preview

It’s amazing how similar this season has turned out for the Wisconsin Badgers and Penn State Nittany Lions, given the momentum that each team had to start the year. A returning senior quarterback, an elite running back, and an 11+ win, top-10 finish (complete with a...

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Grading the Lions – Michigan Wolverines

Grading the Lions – Michigan Wolverines

Just as it seemed the Nittany Lions had figured out how to close a game, they seemed to forget how to start one. In an inflection point game eerily similar to the 1997 matchup, when both teams entered the game with a chance for a big win, but at two very different...

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Inflection Point

Inflection Point

Since Penn State joined the Big Ten in football in 1993, it has one only three times in Ann Arbor, MI. Over their time in the conference, no team has tormented the Nittany Lions as consistently and routinely as Michigan, especially during the Lloyd Carr years....

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Articles From Our Friends

Photo of the Day: Nick Eury Hits Paydirt

Heather Weikel The junior running back used the most of his opportunity, plowing through Idaho’s defense for a late score. We continue our series highlighting our wonderful photographer Heather Weikel’s favorite images from the 2019 football season. Give Heather...

MMQB – Who Is Your Night Game Dream Opponent?

Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports Let’s show them how a night game is REALLY done I recently saw a thread on the internet that got me thinking - if you could play a night-game-only home-and-home series against one team, and then have the “best night game atmosphere”...

Photo of the Day: Love

Heather Weikel/Black Shoe Diaries James Franklin sends a little love to you all in these trying times. We continue our series highlighting our wonderful photographer Heather Weikel’s favorite images from the 2019 football season. Give Heather a follow at...

Photo of the Day: Shhhhhhhhhhh

Heather Weikel/Black Shoe Diaries Day four our photo series is once again from the White Out and features the star of the show, KJ Hamler We continue our series highlighting our wonderful photographer Heather Weikel’s favorite images from the 2019 football season....

Photo of the Day: Jim Harbaugh Frustrated Face

Heather Weikel As we continue to work through the best photos of the 2019 Penn State football season, we will stick with the 2019 White Out victory over Michigan We continue our series highlighting our wonderful photographer Heather Weikel’s favorite images from...

Penn State Football Recruit Spotlight: OG Nick Dawkins

Nick Dawkins stands as a formidable force in the middle of the offensive line as a huge player for his age. Nick Dawkins enrolled early and certainly looked the part during his final season at Parkland High School in Allentown. Dawkins stands at 6-foot-4, 300 pounds...

Penn State Football Recruit Spotlight: DT Fatorma Mulbah

Filling a big need in the middle, Fatorma Mulbah enters the Penn State defensive line as the sixth-best player overall from the state of Pennsylvania. Fatorma Mulbah finished his final year at Susquehanna Township High School as the state’s sixth-best player,...

Penn State Football Recruit Spotlight: DE Bryce Mostella

Bryce Mostella committed to Penn State over several other Big Ten rivals, as a big commitment, literally, for Penn State. Entering the Penn State defensive line rotation, Bryce Mostella is a big, bad man for his age. He stands at 6-foot-7 and 235 pounds with an...

Penn State Football Recruit Spotlight: LB Tyler Elsdon

Staying in his home state, linebacker Tyler Elsdon chose Penn State over 25+ offers from FBS schools across the country. A big get by frame and stature, linebacker Tyler Elsdon committed to Penn State last June and never wavered from his commitment despite several...

Penn State Football Recruit Spotlight: CB Joseph Johnson

Hailing from Virginia, Joseph Johnson is used to being the big man on campus and will hope to slide into the cornerback rotation quickly for the Nittany Lions The Penn State football team hauled in a big-name, big-frame commit when they had CB Joseph Johnson sign his...

Penn State athlete Mac Hippenhammer reportedly enters transfer portal

Dual-sport athlete Mac Hippenhammer has entered the NCAA’s transfer portal over the weekend, according to a report by Rivals.

Decade’s best 30: Sam Ficken plays the hero as Penn State football wins 2014 Pinstripe Bowl

It was the first bowl game for Penn State since January 2012, and in the final game of his Penn State career, Sam Ficken played hero.

Penn State football in the running for a four-star tight end

Penn State may be adding another 4-star tight end prospect in the class of 2021.

Penn State football makes shortlist for 4-star quarterback recruit

Penn State is in the running for a four-star field general in the class of 2021.

Decade’s best 30: Penn State football upsets No. 15 Wisconsin in thrilling 2013 contest

Penn State traveled to Camp Randall Stadium in the final week of the 2013 season as 24-point underdogs.

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