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Grading the Lions – Appalachian State
Week one of the 2018 Penn State season was much more of a nail-biter than most fans would like. See how we graded the Lion’s performance.
2018 PSU Football Season Preview
The Official Penn State 2018 Preview and Prediction Guide The past two years have definitively restored Penn State to the upper-echelon of college football (unless Alabama gets its own echelon). Preseason award watch list nominees, a top-ten ranking, and high...
PSU Zone Predictions: Where Will Saquon Land?
Cleveland is on the clock. We will soon find out how the 2018 NFL Draft pans out, and the thought on everyone’s mind is where Saquon Barkley will land. We already broke down why the Browns would be smart to pick Saquon #1 overall, and why they probably won’t choose...
Draft 2018: Why Saquon Will NOT Go #1 Overall (Even Though He Should)
Saquon Barkley is the best player available in the 2018 NFL Draft. His skills, abilities, strength, and talent to change the result of any game make him a valued asset for any franchise. And while we all know all the reasons why he should go #1 overall in the draft,...
2018 Draft: Why Saquon Will Go #1 Overall
In its storied history, Penn State has had two players selected #1 overall: Ki-Jana Carter to Cincinnati in 1995, and Courtney Brown to Cleveland in 2000 (of course LaVar went directly afterward). Eight schools have had more #1 overall picks, and you can probably...
Grading the Lions: Playstation Fiesta Bowl vs. Washington
Penn State took care of business in the 2017 Playstation Fiesta Bowl by putting up 35 points against a stout Washington Huskies defense. See how we graded them in the final Grading the Lions of the year!
PSU ZONE 2017-18 Bowl Game Predictions – BIG 10 EDITION
An in-depth analysis of all Big Ten Conference bowl games featuring Penn State meeting Washington in the Fiesta Bowl as well as predicting the CFP Champion
Grading the Lions – Maryland
Penn State finished up their 2017 regular season with an end-to-end domination of the Maryland Terrapins on the road to put a punctuation mark on another great year!
What It Takes to Win in College Football
James Franklin had the arduous task of rebuilding the Nittany Lion’s football program when he arrived at Penn State four years ago. Here’s where we stand today and how we’re poised for success in the future.
Grading the Lions – Nebraska
Penn State exacted some revenge on the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Saturday with a win much more dominant than the final score indicates. See how we graded them!
Grading the Lions – Rutgers
Penn State got back in the win column with a much-needed thrashing of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Although, it wasn’t all smooth sailing for the lions.
Saquon for Heisman: Act II
Even though Penn State will miss out on a chance to play for a national title, they still have a once-in-a-generation talent in Saquon Barkley – who is still a legitimate Heisman contender.
Grading the Lions – Michigan State
You know how every good student seems to bring that one report card home for a grading period where they weren’t “applying themselves”? Well, this is the 2017 Penn State Football equivalent.
Michigan State Wrap Up
Strap in… this sucks.
Penn State – Michigan State: Battle of Perles Harbor
Penn State and Michigan State have played 31 times, and the series is tied. The 1948 game in State College ended 14-14, which mandates that a 32nd installment of the rivalry is needed to break the tie. The Spartans enjoyed early success against the Nittany Lions,...
Grading the Lions – Ohio State
The highly publicized matchup between #2 Penn State and #6 Ohio State lived up to the billing as the Lions lost a heartbreaker. See how we graded them!
Ohio State Mounts Comeback to Stun Penn State: Wrap-up
Just when it seemed like we could count on J.T. Barrett coming up small in big games and that there was a new Big 2 in the Big Ten, Ohio State reminded the playoff committee not to forget about them. Ohio State had a miserable first half, but good teams make other...
Is JT Barrett really regressing?
It seems to be a common belief that Ohio State QB J.T. Barrett has taken a step back – we think that may be a bit of an overstatement.
Penn State – Ohio State: A Century of Bad Blood
For over 100 years the Penn State Nittany Lions and Ohio State Buckeyes have been building a competitive and fierce rivalry filled with memorable moments.
The New Big 2: Has the Balance of Power Shifted in the Big Ten?
Historically, the Ohio State and Michigan have been the top dogs of the Big Ten Conference. Have Penn State and Wisconsin claimed the title from them?
Grading the Lions – Michigan Wolverines
Penn State enacted sweet revenge for last year against the rival Michigan Wolverines in a 42-13 drubbing. See how we scored their statement victory.
Recap Video: Penn State vs. Michigan – October 21, 2017
Check out the highlights in the video recap of the Penn State Nittany Lions dominate victory over the Michigan Wolverines
Michigan: Just Give Me 2 More Seconds
Throughout the Nittany Lion vs. Wolverine rivalry, the Penn State faithful has experienced their fair share of “what ifs” – none more so than 2002 and 2005.
Grading the Lions – Northwestern Wildcats
Even with a solid gameplan to contain Saquon Barkley, Northwestern could not stop the Nittany Lions offense from rolling. However, the defense were the real stars of this show!
Northwestern: The Silent Assassin
While the Wildcats don’t exactly strike fear in even the most pessimistic Penn State fan, they do have a unique advantage in Evanston. Enjoy the silence.
Grading the Lions: Indiana
Penn State donned their throwback uniforms for a clash with the Indiana Hoosiers in Happy Valley. The results were electric! See how we graded them…
Penn State vs. Indiana Highlights
Penn State put on another electric performance in a 45-14 win over Indiana on Saturday. This game had a little bit of everything offensively: an opening kickoff return for a touchdown, special teams scoop and score on a kickoff, a new record for most receptions, and a...
Does Indiana Have a Chance?
As we look forward to the latest installment of Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Indiana Hoosiers, we explore the chances Indiana has at pulling off the upset.
We Were Penn State: Remembering Penn State @ Indiana – October 28, 2000
In this edition of We Were Penn State, we look back on the 2000 victory against the Indiana Hoosiers at RCA Dome in Indianapolis.
Generations of Greatness: Inside Penn State’s Throwback Uniforms
The Nittany Lions football team will wear throwback style uniforms against Indiana this Saturday that pay tribute to the legendary teams of yesteryear.
Grading the Lions: Iowa
Penn State stayed undefeated with a heart-stopping last-minute win in Iowa City. We break down how the Nittany Lions performed last Saturday night.
The Iowa Hawkeyes: Penn State’s Forgotten Enemy
Since joining the Big Ten, Penn State has had several memorable matchups with the Iowa Hawkeyes. We explore this seldom talked about rivalry.
Grading the Lions: Georgia State
The Penn State Nittany Lions football team accomplished their second upset of the season at the expense of Georgia State. See what grades we give them!
Grading the Lions: Pitt
The 2017 edition of the “Keystone Classic” is the books and Penn State is victorious. We break down how the fared against the Pitt Panthers in this week’s post game grade analysis
Should Penn State Play Pitt Every Year?
Penn State and Pitt renewed their rivalry with a home-and-homes from 2016 to 2019, but what is the incentive to play the Panthers every year?
Heisman Hopes for Barkley & McSorley: Is History on Their Side?
Penn State has two legitimate Heisman candidates in Saquon Barkley and Trace McSorley, PSU Zone examines the historic recipe for a Heisman win and how the star tandem stacks up
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