Tag Archives: Matt McGloin

Chaz Powell one of nearly 40 Nittany Lions in NFL training camps

Susquehannock High graduate Chaz Powell is trying to hold onto a roster spot with the Green Bay Packers … one of 39 former Nittany Lions in NFL training camps.

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Wally Richardson coming back “home” to Happy Valley

Former record-setting Penn State quarterback Wally Richardson is returning to lead the letterman’s club.

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Nittany Lions accept All-Star invites

The collegiate playing careers of three Penn State players are not quite over. Three Nittany Lions — Matt McGloin, Michael Zordich and Jordan Hill — each accepted an invitation to play a game in the new year. McGloin, winner of … Continue reading

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Top quarterback, Jake Waters, passes on Penn State; picks Kansas State

In a big recruiting blow, Penn State misses out on top junior college quarterback Jake Waters today. He decided to play for Kansas State.

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The big prize: Penn State closes in on star junior college quarterback

Penn State could really use junior college quarterback Jake Waters. But will Bill O’Brien now have to battle Alabama in the next couple of weeks to get him?

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A look back: Never deny Matt McGloin’s toughness

Matt McGloin went out in style this season at Penn State. And so it’s a good time for the story you probably didn’t know from the 2011 season.

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Matt McGloin and Bill O’Brien lead Penn State award watch

While Matt McGloin ended his Penn State career by being named the nation’s top former walk-on, Bill O’Brien closes in on another big award.

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Leading Penn State out of the desert started with Bill O’Brien’s loyalty and honesty

Coach of the Year Bill O’Brien: He motivated and put his players in the right positions … but also simply made practicing and playing fun again.me

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Storify: Nittany Lions wrap up a season like no other

It’s been a tumultuous season for the Nittany Lions. Learning the system of a new coach … Jerry Sandusky’s sentencing … unprecedented NCAA sanctions, including a four-year bowl ban … Then having top players leave because of those sanctions. Throughout … Continue reading

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The emotion of Penn State senior day: Can the Lions handle it?

The Nittany Lions will have to battle the weather, Wisconsin’s Montee Ball, as well as the enormous pull of senior day here in Beaver Stadium, to end the season a winner.

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