ESPN listed the most underrated player on each top-25 college football team, and Penn State’s representative is returning linebacker Koa Farmer. If he has a good season, it will go a long way towards solidifying a young Penn State defense.
Saquon Barkley didn’t waste any time making good use of that sweet NFL money. On Instagram this week, he announced that he made good on an old promise and bought his parents a house.
Mark Wogenrich of Lehigh Valley’s The Morning Call believes that Trace McSorley could become the greatest player in Penn State football history. Our own Dylan Callaghan-Croley made a similar case last month.
Marvel’s official website started a video series about the science beyond popular comic-book heroes. Even better, it’s hosted by math genius, Penn State alumnus, and nerdiest football player ever John Urschel!
Speaking of nerds, some of Penn State’s newest student-athletes are tweeting from the front row of their summer classes to show that they are doing the whole school thing.
Victory Bell Rings says that redshirt freshman tailback Journey Brown could be a secret weapon for what is expected to be a potent Penn State offense this season.
PennLive’s Dustin Hockensmith gives us three Penn State freshmen to watch during training camp. Justin Shorter in particular could have an early impact because of how McSorley likes to stretch the field.
Orion Sang has Penn State third behind Ohio State and Wisconsin in the Detroit Free Press’s early Big Ten power rankings. The Lions play both teams at Beaver Stadium in 2018.