Penn State Nittany Lions Articles

Tua Tagovailoa, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
The definition of a breakout player in college football varies from each analyst or fanbase, but one thing is certain when looking ahead at the 2018 season and the players returning. Regardless of the position, breakout players will have...
Steven Lassan
2 days ago
Bryce Love
Following the graduation of Baker Mayfield, as well as the early departure of 2016 winner Lamar Jackson and last year's preseason favorites Saquon Barkley and Sam Darnold, the 2018 Heisman Trophy field is wide open. However, as always,...
Nicholas Ian Allen
4 days ago
Way-Too-Early College Football Top 25 for 2018
The start of college football's 2018 season is still several months away, but it's never too early to look ahead and predict how the top 25 could look by next year. While there will be many personnel changes and coaching moves prior to...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The NFL's early entry deadline for the 2018 draft officially passed on Monday evening and over 100 players declared for the next level. The deadline produced a few surprises, as Clemson's defensive line remained intact with Christian...
Steven Lassan
5 days ago
Gus Malzahn
When the 2018 college football season begins, it will do so in familiar fashion with Alabama kicking off a new year as the defending champions and everyone else trying to catch up. Naturally, the Crimson Tide will be involved in a number of games...
Kevin McGuire
5 days ago
Miles Sanders
For the second straight season, more than a dozen Big Ten players declared early for the NFL draft. While there are some significant losses among the 13 departures, including the conference’s offensive player, defensive back and wide receiver...
Mark Ross
5 days ago
Ranking every FBS team, top 130 college football
The 2017-18 college football season is officially in the books, and it’s time to take a look back at the year with full 130 team rankings for every FBS team based upon the body of work. Alabama defeated Georgia on Jan. 8 to claim the national...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
J.K. Dobbins, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
The 2018 college football season doesn’t start until August, but the Big Ten is already making a strong case as the best conference in the nation. Ohio State, Penn State, Michigan, Michigan State and Wisconsin each take a spot in the way-too-...
Steven Lassan
1 week ago
Vince Young
Depending on the matchup, college football’s national championship game can be one for the ages or a real bore. Last year's game, of course, is in the former category.   Between the pre-BCS No. 1 vs. No. 2 pairings and the...
Aaron Tallent
2 weeks ago
Vita Vea
The 2018 bowl season is packed with talented matchups, and the PlayStation Fiesta Bowl showdown between the Washington Huskies and Penn State Nittany Lions is no exception. Both squads spent a large portion of the season in the top 10 of the...
Nicholas Ian Allen
3 weeks ago
Jonathan Taylor, Wisconsin Badgers Football
College football's bowl slate wraps up with an intriguing slate of must-see matchups on Dec. 30 and Jan. 1. Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson could be playing in his final collegiate game in the TaxSlayer Bowl against Mississippi State. The...
Mitch Light
3 weeks ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
The New Year’s Six bowl slate continues on Saturday, as Washington and Penn State meet in the Fiesta Bowl. Considering both teams finished 10-2 in the regular season and claimed at least a share of second place in their respective division,...
Steven Lassan
3 weeks ago
Shaquille Quarterman
This hasn’t exactly been the most compelling of bowl seasons so far but fear not, things are about to go to the next level as some terrific New Year’s Six Bowl games get under way. As great as some of the matchups are between some...
Bryan Fischer
3 weeks ago
Sam Darnold, USC Trojans Football
The post-Christmas slate of college football's bowl season kicks off on Dec. 26 with three games, including the Heart of Dallas Bowl between West Virginia and Utah, along with the Cactus Bowl matchup of Kansas State versus UCLA. A busy...
Mitch Light
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
With college football’s 2017 regular season in the books and bowl season already underway, it’s time to take a look back and honor the best of the best and top performers for the All-America team. Whether it was on...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley
By almost any metric, Penn State’s 2017 season should be viewed as a tremendous success for the Nittany Lions. Yet, it feels somewhat unfulfilling at the same time despite heading to the bowl season with a 10-2 record. That is because the bar...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
One could make a strong argument that the 2017 college football season ranks among the very best of modern times. This campaign featured countless heart-stopping finishes, provided landscape-altering upsets, and was highlighted with many of the...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
The Big Ten missed out on having a team make the College Football Playoff, but the 2017 season was still a good year for the league. Ohio State finished No. 5 in the final selection committee poll with an 11-2 record, while Wisconsin and Penn State...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Quinton Flowers, USF Bulls Football
College football's bowl season starts on Dec. 16 with five matchups on tap, including Oregon-Boise State in the Las Vegas Bowl, as well as North Texas and Troy meeting in the New Orleans Bowl. After the opening Saturday of the 2017-18 bowl...
Mitch Light
1 month ago
For the first time in the College Football Playoff era, the Big Ten was left out of the four-team field. With the conference being locked out of the field, will that lead to an improved bowl season overall by the conference?   The Big Ten...
Kevin McGuire
1 month ago
J.T. Barrett
The 2017 Big Ten football season ran the full gamut from traditional, defense-oriented slugfests to high-scoring shootouts. The conference has maintained its longstanding identity of physical, smash-mouth football while at the same time...
Kyle Kensing
1 month ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
College football’s bowl season kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 16 and continues until the national championship in Atlanta, Ga. on Jan. 8. With the bowl lineup set and confidence pools and pick’em contests set to start on Dec. 16,...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Now that the College Football Playoff selection committee has decided which four teams will compete for the national championship, we can all sit back and offer up our opinions on what they did wrong and how the system could be better.  ...
J.P. Scott
1 month ago
Nick Saban, Alabama Crimson Tide Football
College football’s regular season is over and the matchups for the 2017-18 bowl season are set. In the CFB Playoff, Alabama and Clemson will meet in the Sugar Bowl, with Oklahoma and Georgia set to duel in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1....
Steven Lassan
1 month ago
Dabo Swinney, Clemson Tigers Football
The 2017 College Football Playoff schedule and field of four teams is officially set. Additionally, the start times for the two semifinal games in the Rose and Sugar Bowls were also announced. On Jan. 1, Georgia and Oklahoma will meet in the 2018...
Steven Lassan
1 month ago

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