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Depth Chart & Injury Report Week Three: Georgia State

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Based on this week’s depth chart, the Nittany Lions are committed to involving Saquon Barkley more on kick returns.

NCAA Football: Akron at Penn State Matthew O'Haren-USA TODAY Sports

There were a few scary moments on Saturday, but Penn State escaped without any new additions to the injured list. Shareef Miller played, and played well, confirming that his injury in Week 1 was just a mild aggravation of his ankle.

The depth chart this week contains very little news, the only move is that you’ll now find Saquon Barkley listed as the primary kick returner. He’s now returned three kicks this year, and had some mild success against Pitt. Regardless of how you may feel about it, it’s becoming clear that Franklin and his staff plan to utilize Barkley’s abilities returning kicks throughout the year.

Aside from that, the depth chart remains the same. Share your thoughts below.

Penn State depth chart versus Georgia State