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Day enters the 2020 season with only one career appearance, coming in late in a blowout loss against Penn State last year. Brown capped off last season with a bang, rushing for 202 yards and two scores against Memphis in the Cotton Bowl Classic. Clemson, Alabama, Notre Dame and Oklahoma State are humming along, and the Big Ten has joined the party in search of a College Football Playoff semifinal spot. “And then TaQuan, early on I would say was still looking and playing like a young quarterback [and] figuring it out, but I really think over the last week and a half to two weeks, he’s really starting to come on right now. As a redshirt junior, Clifford will embark on his fourth season in Happy Valley.

Other than losing Steven Gonzalez to graduation, the Nittany Lions are returning a whole lot of talent and experience to their offensive line in 2020.

Clifford said that teammates would send him routes back during the spring and summer via video so he could visualize what they’re doing, but it can’t replicate in-person work.

Pat Freiermuth is poised for a monumental junior season after two big years to start his college career. While inexperience is on full display throughout this position group, there is also plenty of talent coming up the ranks. He’s in the history books for a reason, and he had the coaching staff and supporting cast to help pave the way to his storybook year. Darkwa’s already 21 as a redshirt freshman, so he’s old for his class as is. By Will Pegler . He has to kind of harness is his power, though, specifically, you know, with his arm strength.

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Ryan Day uses his post game presser to publicly apologize to Nebraska for not taking a knee to run the clock at the end of the game. Photo credits: USA TODAY SPORTS – Johnathan Jones, Matthew OHaren, Jesse Johnson, Tim Heitman. Minnesota won, 31-26. Please also read our Privacy Notice and Terms of Use, which became effective December 20, 2019. --This was from the Coaches Show on the radio, but Franklin said Will Fries is getting some work at right guard. It’s unclear where PSU goes from here on the offensive line recruiting front, as there are currently next to no options on the table.

Journey Brown and Noah Cain certainly separated themselves as the top options in Penn State’s backfield during the 2019 season. So I’m not exactly putting Clifford as Penn State’s starting quarterback in 2022 as pen. The then-redshirt freshman relieved an injured Clifford against Ohio State and managed to rush for 34 yards and a touchdown. We’re still eight months away from college football, but it’s never too early to start talking about it. Also, Noah Cain has never lacked for confidence, but he seems even more certain of his technique and fundamentals now. Freshmen Caziah Holmes and Keyvone Lee will also likely be key pieces to the group’s depth. Full Penn State Nittany Lions roster for the 2020 season including position, height, weight, birthdate, years of experience, and college.

For Penn State, that’s a big time positive too because while Johnson doesn’t have elite size, he’s one of the fastest players on the team, and is an ideal fit for the slot cornerback spot. That’s notable and means Caedan Wallace must really be impressing early in camp.

Dotson hauled in 27 catches for 488 yards and five touchdowns in 2019, but he’ll likely get a lot more looks from his quarterback in 2020. His accuracy has been shaky to open the season, but thankfully his legs look to still be plenty effective.

Everything was setting up for Scruggs to be a major player along the offensive line in the very near future. With Michael Johnson Jr.’s decision to enter the transfer portal this past June, Ta’Quan Roberson is the team’s third-string quarterback. True freshman Micah Bowens and Mason Stahl round out the group. Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford (14) throws the ball against Minnesota during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 in Minneapolis. The most respected source for NFL Draft info among NFL Fans, Media, and Scouts, plus accurate, up to date NFL Depth Charts, Practice Squads and Rosters. Anthony Whigan also said he’s working at guard now, while Rasheed Walker noted that Trautwein is training everyone at multiple spots in case numbers become an issue. Plenty must still be done for the receivers and quarterback to click on game day. Joseph Bruno and Tank Smith are the two reserves of this position group. --Journey Brown is playing at the Saquon Barkley weight of 220 pounds but says he hasn’t lost the speed that sets him apart from many other running backs at the college level. © 2020 Advance Local Media LLC. We use cookies and other tracking technologies to improve your browsing experience on our site, show personalized content and targeted ads, analyze site traffic, and understand where our audiences come from. How his offseason goes will be crucial in determining Slade’s role on offense. And if you’re building a football team, I’ll take “full-grown man” on the interior. Wide receiver Terrace Marshall Jr. had yet another big game, catching six passes for 88 yards and two touchdowns. Will is a junior majoring in digital and print journalism and is Onward State's sports editor. Recovering — as in, not fully back yet. Bruno committed to Penn State this past February as a preferred walk-on, while Smith transferred from Saint Francis and is listed as a redshirt freshman. He loves a good 80's comedy movie, Peaky Blinders, The Office, and the New York Yankees and Giants. Both are four-star recruits coming out of Florida, and Cain spoke highly of both of them at his media day press conference. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. While there will be some holes to fill at wide receiver, expectations couldn’t be higher for Penn State’s backfield. LSU picked up its second win of the 2020 season Saturday night with a 52-24 victory over South Carolina. Let’s just hope health permits that. Ja’Juan Seider’s room is going to be a handful for defenses this fall. While he didn’t have the same impressive freshman production as Cain, Ford totaled 294 rushing yards and three scores in 2019. He’s in the history books for a reason, and he had the coaching staff …

It's been a few weeks, but LSU (2-2-, 2-2, SEC) played their way back into the win column on Saturday night in Tiger Stadium. With some of those names in mind, we decided to take a look at how those two position groups will look entering Penn State’s delayed 2020 campaign. Now with that extra year or eligibility, it certainly makes things easier for Johnson who knows that no matter what happens in 2021, he will still be able to take the field for another season in 2022. Ja’Juan Seider’s running back room is only going to get more crowded this season, with returning young talent Devyn Ford along with four-star Florida natives Caziah Holmes and Keyvone Lee joining the fun. That’s great news in it of itself, but the other good news? Fortunately, the injury didn’t cause Scruggs to retire, but it did put into doubt just when he’d be ready to be a Big Ten caliber offensive lineman again. Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Penn State’s highly-anticipated season opener. Penn State can once again take it easy on Scruggs this season, knowing that he’ll have three full seasons to play after 2020. I think he’s really confident right now. Micah Bowens is another player who will get a chance to learn under Clifford. He loves a good 80's comedy movie, Peaky Blinders, The Office, and the New York Yankees and Giants. All five of next season’s expected starters have already started or at least played meaningful snaps at their positions, including three redshirt seniors in Will Fries, Michal Menet, and Mike Miranda. Second-year starter Sean Clifford will need to adjust to new offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca, but the former Minnesota coach has hardly struggled coaching quarterbacks. One of those in Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford, who makes a decent case for himself in making quite the jump in 2020. Three weeks from today, Penn State will have finished its first Big Ten contest of the 2020 season. Subscribe to PennLive. The keyword there? He’s in the history books for a reason, and he had the coaching staff and supporting cast to help pave the way to his storybook year. Of course, it’s difficult to parallel what Burrow did last year. He is from Darien, Connecticut and is a lifelong Penn State football fan. --Did you notice that a pair of 247Sports' Crystal Ball predictions went in last week for Penn State to land North Allegheny three-star Class of 2021 tight end Khalil Dinkins? As for the rest of the group, nobody finished the 2019 season with double-digit catches, and none of them scored a touchdown. Thus, there’s no time like the present to drill down on what we know, and need to know, about the Lions. Joe Hermitt | [email protected] College Football Playoff takeaways: Power 5's best battling to stay unbeaten, and Big Ten is back in a big way., LSU-South Carolina: Looking into Gamecocks QB Collin Hill, WATCH: Trey Palmer turns a disaster into a 95-yard kickoff return, LSU 31, South Carolina 10: Best of highlights at halftime, ESPN's College GameDay makes picks for South Carolina/LSU, LSU remains a six-point favorite over South Carolina, pet BetMGM, Your California Privacy Rights/Privacy Policy. Finley accounted for three touchdowns in the win (two passing, one more rushing). Not much has gone right for Penn State in the season opener against Indiana, especially for quarterback Sean Clifford. TJ Finley got the start at quarterback for LSU in place of the banged-up Myles Brennan, and he provided a nice spark for the entire offense. Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. No player will lose a year of eligibility this year.

As for Michael Johnson Jr. and Ta’Quan Roberson, the pair likely won’t see the field much. Welcome back to The Sunday Drive, our weekly column that ends one week and kicks off another.

Onward Debates --Following up on the quarterbacks note above, it is important to realize that these guys have not even thrown to some of the receivers, like Parker Washington or KeAndre Lambert-Smith, in pads before last week. The 2019 college football season just wrapped up on Monday night, but why not take a look at how the Nittany Lions’ roster is shaping up for next year? It’s been a long offseason, but Penn State football is finally kicking off this month, folks. The defensive tackle said he’s a forgotten guy, which is somewhat true as much of the talk at that position focuses on starters Antonio Shelton and PJ Mustipher. Keep journalists asking the hard questions. The pair will also have to compete with highly-touted recruit Theo Johnson for snaps behind Freiermuth. The Nittany Lions have plenty of talent returning on the offensive side of the ball. Updated Oct 19, 2020; Posted Oct 19, 2020 Penn State linebacker Micah Parsons sacks Rutgers quarterback Artur Sitkowski forcing a fumble recovered by … --I’m fascinated to eventually learn who will wear No. First-year offensive coordinator Kirk Ciarrocca will have some fantastic rushers to work with in Journey Brown and Noah Cain, while Sean Clifford has plenty of experience under behind center. Another couple of weeks of practice is all that stands between now and game day.

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