We are actually formally in preseason mode. Along with kickoff occasions being launched, the preseason all-conference lists are beginning to make the rounds. Athlon Sports activities launched its 2021 All-Huge Ten group heading into the upcoming season, and some Penn State gamers had been scattered all through.
Penn State large receiver Jahan Dotson and offensive lineman Rasheed Walker had been included on the first-team offense. This isn’t too stunning given Dotson was among the many Huge Ten’s greatest receivers in 2020 and Walker is already being projected as a possible first-round draft choose within the 2022 NFL draft. Jaquan Brisker was the one Nittany Lion to seem on the first-team protection by Athlon Sports activities.
Offensive lineman Mike Miranda was the one Penn State participant to seem on the second group for both offense or protection. Dotson was honored because the second-team punt returner, nonetheless.
Operating again Noah Cain, defensive lineman P.J. Mustipher, linebacker Brandon Smith, and cornerback Tariq Castro-Fields seem on the third group. Broad receiver Parker Washington made the fourth group.
Penn State’s 10 gamers making the 4 all-conference groups by Athlon Sports activities is tied for the third-most within the Huge Ten. Ohio State leads the way in which with 13 gamers. Wisconsin and Iowa every had 11 gamers included. Indiana additionally had 10 gamers represented. For what it’s price, Rutgers had 9 gamers and Michigan had seven. Make of that what you’ll.
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