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Penn State-Illinois: How the Nittany Lions Can Avoid the Trap

Dan Landers-NolanCorrespondent INovember 9, 2016

No. 19 Penn State travels to Champaign, IL, this weekend to tangle with the youthful and athletic Illinois Fighting Illini.

Many observers are calling this a potential statement game for Illinois—and a potential trap game for the Nittany Lions.

The following are what I consider to be the impact players and key matchups in the contest, which will air at 12 EST on the Big Ten Network.

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