Justin Brown is certainly a nice kid. He is mild-mannered and not one to get in to trouble. But while his character has never been an issue, the question is whether or not he has what it takes inside to live up to some of the hype surrounding him when he was recruited.
Brown was rated a 4-star prospect by Rivals.com, and the No. 1 prospect in the state of Delaware. Of course, Delaware is not known for their pool of talent the way some other states are, but fans were led to believe that Brown had the potential to be one of the top receivers in Penn State program history, at least in the Big Ten era.
To date, he has not matched that level of play, but this could be the year he does what fans have been waiting for. One stellar year would be more than enough to make up for a small body of work heading in to the fall.
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