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Nebraska-Penn State: Five Key Battles

Nebraska-Penn State: Five Key Battles

by Shawn Annarelli

Penn State vs. Depth The lingering effects of sanctions against Penn State are becoming more apparent as the season progresses. The team lacks depth at every position except tight end... Read more

Minnesota Shines In Eighth Win

Minnesota Shines In Eighth Win

by Shawn Annarelli

Minnesota proved me wrong in their 24-10 win over Penn State, and Outback Bowl officials, who came to the game to evaluate the Gophers, have to be impressed... Read more

Penn State-Ohio State: Five Key Battles

Penn State-Ohio State: Five Key Battles

by Shawn Annarelli

Penn State is not eligible for a bowl game due to NCAA sanctions and isn't likely to finish ahead of Ohio State or Wisconsin in the Legends Division... Read more

What We've Learned: Penn State 101

What We've Learned: Penn State 101

by Shawn Annarelli

New identities form when major overhauls occur. While some key figures still are left over from Bill O’Brien’s freshman year as head coach, the new, young guys are shaping this team’s success and future... Read more

UCF Exposes Penn State's Mediocrity

UCF Exposes Penn State's Mediocrity

by Shawn Annarelli

The Penn State Nittany Lions got whooped. It was humiliating and humbling, but mostly humiliating for a team that has long prided itself on defensive excellence... Read more

PSU Offense Grades Well In Week 2

PSU Offense Grades Well In Week 2

by Shawn Annarelli

Penn State beat Eastern Michigan. Woo-hoo. The Nittany Lions rank 123rd in third-down conversions out of 123 FBS schools... Read more

O'Brien Keeps Quiet On Position Battles

O'Brien Keeps Quiet On Position Battles

by Shawn Annarelli

Most teams have not yet made it to their opening kickoffs, but the chess games between opposing coaches have already started. Penn State’s Bill O’Brien recently released a depth chart riddled with uncertainty to keep Syracuse guessing... Read more

PSU To Institute Running Back By Committee

PSU To Institute Running Back By Committee

by Shawn Annarelli

Utilizing multiple running backs, particularly ones with different styles, forces opposing defenses to pick and choose how to prepare for each running back in a limited amount of time... Read more