1. Talor Battle and Company Hitting Stride (and Shots) Just In Time

    He's heard the skeptics, and he refused to buy it.   Leading scorer Talor Battle has had to carry Penn St. on his back to compensate for his inexperienced teammates...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about almost 5 years ago 144 reads 2 comments

  2. Are the Nittany Lions Roaring Like It's 1994?

    Off to a blistering 7-0 start, the Penn State Nittany Lions are skyrocketing up the national rankings. Can they bring a National Championship to Happy Valley? Penn State has been here before...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 751 reads 3 comments

  3. Will Evan Royster Bring the Heisman to Happy Valley?

    The year was 1973. An unpopular, controversial president was leading the country, America was fighting an unpopular war across the world, Joe Paterno was the head coach of Penn State, and a ...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 1,005 reads 2 comments

  4. Derrick Williams: Top Flight Wide Receiver or Glorified Return Specialist?

    When a struggling Penn State program successfully recruited the top player in the country, a frowning valley collectively grinned...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 414 reads 8 comments

  5. Fighting Illini Reveal Penn State's Defense Is Vulnerable

    Through the first four games of the regular season, Penn State appeared to be clicking on all cylinders. The Nittany Lions' offense brought back memories of the dominant teams of 1994 and 2005...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 280 reads 8 comments

  6. Penn State Defense Proven Vulnerable Against Illini

    Through the first four games of the regular season, Penn State appeared to be clicking on all cylinders. The Nittany Lion offense brought back memories of the dominant teams of 1994 and 2005...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 49 reads 0 comments

  7. Yankee Mystique Overcome Terrible Announcers

    Taken from my Article on Imaginarydiamond.com: Babe Ruth’s called shot. Lou Gehrig’s speech. Chris Chambliss’ home run. The race to 61. Jim Leyritz’s walk off...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 208 reads 1 comments

  8. Aaron Maybin: Defensive MVP For Penn State?

    He was a member of the Second All American Team and First Team All Big Ten.. He had the third most amount of sacks in all of the conerence NFL Draft Scouts were already predicting the junior to be a top ten pick...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 535 reads 6 comments

  9. Starting Pat Devlin: The Spark Penn State Needs to Reach BCS

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    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 6 years ago 923 reads 18 comments

  10. Penn State Football: Time For a QB Change in Happy Valley

    As I stressed in my previous article suggesting that Darryl Clark start at QB for Penn State against Michigan, the Nittany Lions cannot win big games so long as Anthony Morelli is under center...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 7 years ago 4,073 reads 16 comments

  11. Bronx Cheer: Why You Shouldn't Hate the Yankees

    Listed just below "No Gambling" in the theoretical MLB 101 textbook is the game's second sacred rule:"All non-Yankee fans must HATE the Yankees."The reasons for this universal animosity are clear-cut, and can be broadly grouped into two categories...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 7 years ago 1,476 reads 9 comments

  12. The Night We Beat Manalapan

    It was a beautiful, sunny Friday in the middle of October. Classes were just starting to get into full swing and the seniors, myself included, were beginning to realize how great the year ahead would be...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about 7 years ago 746 reads 0 comments

  13. Is Clark the Spark Penn State Needs Against Michigan?

    Time and time again, Nittany Lion Head Coach Joe Paterno throws quarterback Anthony Morelli into the fire against high ranking opponents. Time and time again, Anthony Morelli struggles mightily...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about over 7 years ago 1,282 reads 0 comments

  14. Two Touchdown Return of Quarless, Revamped Running Game Propel Lions to Victory

    While at times it was not evident in Happy Valley on Saturday due to the dormant Nittany Lion crowd, a football game did take place between the 12th ranked Penn State Nittany Lions and the Buffalo Bulls...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about over 7 years ago 492 reads 0 comments

  15. Nittany Lions Take No Bull as they Prepare for Buffalo

    Even if the Nittany Lion players refuse to admit it, next week's game at Ann Arbor to take on the Michigan Wolverines and kick off the Big Ten Conference schedule is highlighted on their calendar and at the forefront of their minds...

    Ryan Staloff Written by Ryan Staloff about over 7 years ago 609 reads 0 comments