Tag: penn state football

  • Penn State able to overcome offensive inconsistency in victory over Michigan State: Game Recap

    Penn State able to overcome offensive inconsistency in victory over Michigan State: Game Recap

    By Andre Monroe 1st Quarter Penn State deferred to the second half and would let Michigan State have the first go at it in this land-grant battle. After just two plays, the Spartans would fumble in a weird sequence. MSU QB Payton Thorne threw a bubble screen behind the line of scrimmage that Jayden Reed […]

  • Immediate Postgame Observations: Penn State vs Maryland

    Immediate Postgame Observations: Penn State vs Maryland

    Sean Clifford becomes Penn State’s all-time leader in passing yardage STATE COLLEGE – There’s a new face atop a notable Penn State statistical category. Quarterback Sean Clifford broke the school’s all-time passing yardage record, surpassing Trace McSorley with 1,902. Sean Clifford, who finished 12-23 with 139 yards and a TD, isn’t new to breaking records […]

  • Penn State unable to finish Ohio State off in Big Ten matchup: Game Recap

    Penn State unable to finish Ohio State off in Big Ten matchup: Game Recap

    STATE COLLEGE – The Penn State Nittany Lions were close to pulling off an upset against No. 2 ranked Ohio State, but in the end couldn’t finish it off. The game was an exciting once that had fans on their toes throughout. When it mattered, the Buckeyes found a way to pull away. 1st Quarter […]

  • Sean Clifford taking last game against Ohio State as “strictly business”

    Sean Clifford taking last game against Ohio State as “strictly business”

    By Andre Monroe Saturday’s matchup marks the 38th time Penn State will play against Ohio State, but the last for Sean Clifford. Clifford, who grew up in Ohio playing quarterback at St. Xavier High School in Cincinnati, is well aware of the tradition around Ohio State football. “It’s very similar here to Penn State when […]

  • No. 10 Penn State vs. No.5 Michigan Game Preview

    No. 10 Penn State vs. No.5 Michigan Game Preview

    By Andre Monroe The Penn State Nittany Lions are set to take on the Michigan Wolverines in a Big Ten rivalry. The Nittany Lions head to “The Big House” in Ann Arbor off of it’s bye week. Both teams will face their first ranked opponent when they match up this Saturday. The last we saw […]

  • James Franklin Weekly Presser Recap: October 11

    James Franklin Weekly Presser Recap: October 11

    By Andre Monroe STATE COLLEGE – James Franklin held his weekly press conference in Beaver Stadium on Tuesday. Franklin gave essential updates along with a look ahead to Michigan this Saturday. Franklin began with an opening statement, touching on his familiarity and respect for the Michigan football program. “Got a ton of respect for what […]

  • Penn State overcomes sloppy play in 33-14 victory against Central Michigan

    Penn State overcomes sloppy play in 33-14 victory against Central Michigan

    By Andre Monroe STATE COLLEGE – The Penn State Nittany Lions move to 4-0 after an uninspiring win, but albeit a win, after defeating Central Michigan. The game saw both sides of the ball hit a wall at certain points, but their ability to put points on the board when it mattered prevailed. 1st Quarter […]

  • CFB Game Preview: No. 14 Penn State vs. Central Michigan

    CFB Game Preview: No. 14 Penn State vs. Central Michigan

    By Andre Monroe STATE COLLEGE – The No. 14 Penn State Nittany Lions return to Beaver Stadium this Saturday to take on the Central Michigan Chippewas. The game is set for a noon kickoff and aired on the Big Ten Network. This will be the first meeting between these teams since 2005. That game saw […]

  • Penn State crushes Auburn to move to 3-0: Game Recap

    Penn State crushes Auburn to move to 3-0: Game Recap

    By Andre Monroe Auburn, AL – The Penn State Nittany Lions get an exciting win in their first matchup against the SEC this season. With the 41-12 victory over Auburn, Penn State becomes the first team to play at and win in Jordan-Hare stadium. Like the first two games, Penn State won with a balanced […]

  • Penn State Football Post-Practice Availability Quotes: 9/14

    Penn State Football Post-Practice Availability Quotes: 9/14

    Andre Monroe STATE COLLEGE – Penn State head coach James Franklin and safety Ji’Ayir Brown spoke to the media following their practice on Wednesday. Here are some quotes that stood out and corresponding updates ahead of Penn State’s matchup against Auburn this Saturday. James Franklin on what going against Auburn’s physicality will tell him about […]