As the latest news continues to flow in about which recruits Penn State and Bill O’Brien are getting to commit, we must not forget the players currently in Happy Valley.
More specifically, remember those underclassmen that have chosen to stay with the Nittany Lions despite the harsh sanctions that have been placed on the football program.
These kids are looking past the dark history and into the new and exciting future that O’Brien has been able to create as head coach.
This incoming class of players is full of talent, and there are many sophomores that are on the edge of becoming top contributors on the team.
But with the graduation of many talented seniors, some in key positions, it will be important for O’Brien’s group of rising underclassmen to rise to challenge.
Let’s take a look at the three underclassmen that will need to have the biggest year among the group of youngsters.