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A sortable list of all players for the Penn State Nittany Lions, from 1920 to present day.


Penn State Nittany Lions football is a college football program from Penn State. It competes in the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision and the Big Ten Conference. It is one of the most tradition-rich and storied college football programs in the United States.

Penn State Players/AlumniEdit

Pos Name PB St Yrs Yrs plyd Drafted (tm/rnd/yr)
DT-NT Anthony Adams 0 4 8 2003-2010 San Francisco 49ers / 2nd / 57th pick / 2003
WR Mike Alexander 0 0 2 1989-1991 Los Angeles Raiders / 8th / 199th pick / 1988
LB Rogers Alexander 0 0 2 1986-1987 New York Jets / 4th / 105th pick / 1986
DT Jay Alford 0 0 3 2007-2010 New York Giants / 3rd / 81st pick / 2007
LB Doug Allen 0 2 2 1974-1975 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 27th pick / 1974
LB Kurt Allerman 0 5 9 1977-1985 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 78th pick / 1977
FB Richie Anderson 1 6 12 1993-2004 New York Jets / 6th / 144th pick / 1993
RB Mike Archie 0 0 3 1996-1998 Houston Oilers / 7th / 218th pick / 1996
LB LaVar Arrington 3 5 7 2000-2006 Washington Redskins / 1st / 2nd pick / 2000
LB Walker Lee Ashley 0 1 7 1983-1990 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1983
K Chris Bahr 0 14 14 1976-1989 Cincinnati Bengals / 2nd / 51st pick / 1976
K Matt Bahr 0 16 17 1979-1995 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 165th pick / 1979
LB Ralph Baker 0 10 11 1964-1974 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 38th pick / 1964
New York Jets / 6th / 43rd pick / 1964
LB Bruce Bannon 0 0 2 1973-1974 New York Jets / 5th / 116th pick / 1973
T-LB-G Stew Barber 5 8 9 1961-1969 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 27th pick / 1961
Dallas Cowboys / 3rd / 30th pick / 1961
T-G Clarence Beck 0 2 1 1925-1925
DT Lou Benfatti 0 0 2 1994-1995 New York Jets / 3rd / 94th pick / 1994
T-G-C Brad Benson 1 9 10 1978-1987 New England Patriots / 8th / 219th pick / 1977
QB Todd Blackledge 0 0 7 1983-1989 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 7th pick / 1983
T-G Jeff Bleamer 0 0 3 1975-1977 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 198th pick / 1975
LB Navorro Bowman 0 0 1 2010-2010 San Francisco 49ers / 3rd / 91st pick / 2010
DB James Boyd 0 0 2 2001-2002 Jacksonville Jaguars / 3rd / 94th pick / 2001
G Dave Bradley 0 0 4 1969-1972 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 38th pick / 1969
TE Kyle Brady 0 13 13 1995-2007 New York Jets / 1st / 9th pick / 1995
DB Bruce Branch 0 0 1 2002-2002
TE John Bronson 0 0 2 2005-2006
DE Courtney Brown 0 4 6 2000-2005 Cleveland Browns / 1st / 1st pick / 2000
RB Gary Brown 0 3 8 1991-1999 Houston Oilers / 8th / 214th pick / 1991
T Levi Brown 0 4 4 2007-2010 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 5th pick / 2007
P John Bruno 0 0 1 1987-1987 St. Louis Cardinals / 5th / 126th pick / 1987
G Todd Burger 0 3 5 1994-1998
WR Deon Butler 0 1 2 2009-2010 Seattle Seahawks / 3rd / 91st pick / 2009
LB Greg Buttle 0 8 9 1976-1984 New York Jets / 3rd / 67th pick / 1976
T Rich Buzin 0 2 5 1968-1972 New York Giants / 2nd / 41st pick / 1968
WR Bob Campbell 0 0 1 1969-1969 Pittsburgh Steelers / 4th / 82nd pick / 1969
RB John Cappelletti 0 5 9 1974-1983 Los Angeles Rams / 1st / 11th pick / 1974
RB Ki-Jana Carter 0 0 7 1996-2004 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 1st pick / 1995
DE Frank Case 0 0 1 1981-1981 Kansas City Chiefs / 11th / 289th pick / 1981
WR Jimmy Cefalo 0 1 7 1978-1984 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 81st pick / 1978
C-LB Chuck Cherundolo 2 8 10 1937-1948
DE-DT Bruce Clark 1 6 8 1982-1989 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 4th pick / 1980
G-T Stan Clayton 0 1 3 1988-1990 Atlanta Falcons / 10th / 250th pick / 1988
DB Duffy Cobbs 0 0 1 1987-1987
G-T Ron Coder 0 1 4 1976-1980 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 70th pick / 1976
LB Andre Collins 0 5 10 1990-1999 Washington Redskins / 2nd / 46th pick / 1990
QB Kerry Collins 2 11 16 1995-2010 Carolina Panthers / 1st / 5th pick / 1995
LB Shane Conlan 3 8 9 1987-1995 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 8th pick / 1987
G Chris Conlin 0 0 3 1987-1991 Miami Dolphins / 5th / 132nd pick / 1987
LB Dan Connor 0 1 3 2008-2010 Carolina Panthers / 3rd / 74th pick / 2008
C Larry Conover 0 2 3 1921-1925
T Bill Contz 0 2 6 1983-1988 Cleveland Browns / 5th / 122nd pick / 1983
K Brett Conway 0 2 6 1998-2003 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 90th pick / 1997
B Bud Cooper 0 0 1 1937-1937
C Chuck Correal 0 0 1 1980-1980 Philadelphia Eagles / 8th / 196th pick / 1979
DB Chuck Crist 0 4 7 1972-1978
LB Ron Crosby 0 1 6 1978-1983 Detroit Lions / 5th / 114th pick / 1977
DT-NT-DE Randy Crowder 0 3 6 1974-1980 Miami Dolphins / 6th / 136th pick / 1974
E Rae Crowther 0 2 2 1925-1926
G-T Saville Crowther 0 0 1 1925-1925
G Ernie Cuneo 0 1 2 1929-1930
G Eric Cunningham 0 0 2 1979-1980 New York Jets / 4th / 96th pick / 1979
LB Mark D'Onofrio 0 0 1 1992-1992 Green Bay Packers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1992
WR David Daniels 0 0 2 1991-1992 Seattle Seahawks / 3rd / 74th pick / 1991
E-DE Bob B. Davis 0 2 5 1946-1950
LB Tom DePaso 0 0 1 1978-1978 Cincinnati Bengals / 10th / 267th pick / 1978
LB Chris Devlin 0 0 3 1975-1978 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 170th pick / 1975
RB Tom Donchez 0 0 1 1975-1975 Buffalo Bills / 4th / 102nd pick / 1975
WR Tom Donovan 0 0 1 1980-1980 Kansas City Chiefs / 9th / 230th pick / 1980
T-G Keith Dorney 1 8 9 1979-1987 Detroit Lions / 1st / 10th pick / 1979
RB D.J. Dozier 0 0 5 1987-1991 Minnesota Vikings / 1st / 14th pick / 1987
TE Troy Drayton 0 6 8 1993-2000 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 39th pick / 1993
LB-FB Chuck Drazenovich 4 9 10 1950-1959 Detroit Lions / 9th / 82nd pick / 1949
WR Eddie Drummond 1 0 6 2002-2007
G-C Roger Duffy 0 5 12 1990-2001 New York Jets / 8th / 196th pick / 1990
G-T Bill Dugan 0 0 5 1981-1987 Seattle Seahawks / 3rd / 58th pick / 1981
FB-LB Jeff Durkota 0 0 1 1948-1948 Philadelphia Eagles / 16th / 140th pick / 1947
FB Omar Easy 0 0 4 2002-2005 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 107th pick / 2002
LB John Ebersole 0 5 8 1970-1977 New York Jets / 4th / 98th pick / 1970
WR Bobby Engram 0 7 14 1996-2009 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 52nd pick / 1996
RB Curtis Enis 0 2 3 1998-2000 Chicago Bears / 1st / 5th pick / 1998
C Herb Eschbach 0 0 2 1930-1931
G-T Sean Farrell 0 8 11 1982-1992 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 1st / 17th pick / 1982
T-G John Filak 0 0 3 1927-1929
WR Scott Fitzkee 0 0 4 1979-1982 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 126th pick / 1979
DE Mark Flythe 0 0 1 1993-1993
DB Marlon Forbes 0 0 4 1996-1999
K Brian Franco 0 0 1 1987-1987
G Mitch Frerotte 0 0 4 1987-1992
T Len Frketich 0 0 1 1945-1945
QB Chuck Fusina 0 0 4 1979-1986 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 5th / 133rd pick / 1979
DB Rich Gardner 0 0 3 2004-2006 Tennessee Titans / 3rd / 92nd pick / 2004
WR Gregg Garrity 0 0 7 1983-1989 Pittsburgh Steelers / 5th / 140th pick / 1983
FB Sam Gash 2 5 12 1992-2003 New England Patriots / 8th / 205th pick / 1992
G-C John Gerak 0 3 5 1993-1997 Minnesota Vikings / 3rd / 57th pick / 1993
T-G Charlie Getty 0 7 10 1974-1983 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 41st pick / 1974
P Ralph Giacomarro 0 2 4 1983-1987 Atlanta Falcons / 10th / 268th pick / 1983
NT Frank Giannetti 0 0 1 1991-1991 Indianapolis Colts / 10th / 263rd pick / 1991
TE John Gilmore 0 2 9 2002-2010 New Orleans Saints / 6th / 196th pick / 2002
LB Reggie Givens 0 0 3 1998-2000 Dallas Cowboys / 8th / 213th pick / 1993
LB Keith Goganious 0 2 5 1992-1996 Buffalo Bills / 3rd / 83rd pick / 1992
K Robbie Gould 1 6 6 2005-2010
LB Dave Graf 0 0 6 1975-1981 Cleveland Browns / 17th / 421st pick / 1975
LB Don Graham 0 0 3 1987-1989 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 84th pick / 1987
C Bucky Greeley 0 0 1 1997-1997
T Donn Greenshields 0 1 2 1932-1933
DT-DE Rosey Grier 2 11 11 1955-1966 New York Giants / 3rd / 31st pick / 1955
G Red Griffiths 0 0 1 1921-1921
RB Mike Guman 0 4 9 1980-1988 Los Angeles Rams / 6th / 154th pick / 1980
LB Albert Gursky 0 0 1 1963-1963 New York Giants / 12th / 166th pick / 1962
Boston Patriots / 27th / 214th pick / 1962
G-C Nick Haden 0 0 1 1986-1986 Los Angeles Raiders / 7th / 192nd pick / 1985
B Hinkey Haines 0 3 6 1925-1931
DE Tamba Hali 0 5 5 2006-2010 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 20th pick / 2006
QB Galen Hall 0 0 2 1962-1963
LB Jack Ham 8 12 12 1971-1982 Pittsburgh Steelers / 2nd / 34th pick / 1971
FB-WB Steven Hamas 0 0 1 1929-1929
DB Harry Hamilton 0 6 8 1984-1991 New York Jets / 7th / 176th pick / 1984
DB Shelly Hammonds 0 0 1 1995-1995 Minnesota Vikings / 5th / 134th pick / 1994
RB Franco Harris 9 12 13 1972-1984 Pittsburgh Steelers / 1st / 13th pick / 1972
DE Mike Hartenstine 0 9 13 1975-1987 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 31st pick / 1975
C-G Jeff Hartings 2 11 11 1996-2006 Detroit Lions / 1st / 23rd pick / 1996
RB Gary Hayman 0 0 2 1974-1975 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 106th pick / 1974
DE Michael Haynes 0 0 3 2003-2005 Chicago Bears / 1st / 14th pick / 2003
T Ron R. Heller 0 11 12 1984-1995 Tampa Bay Buccaneers / 4th / 112th pick / 1984
DB Kim Herring 0 6 7 1997-2004 Baltimore Ravens / 2nd / 58th pick / 1997
E Bob Higgins 0 2 2 1920-1921
RB-FL Dick Hoak 1 8 10 1961-1970 Pittsburgh Steelers / 7th / 90th pick / 1961
LB Rob Holmberg 0 0 8 1994-2001 Los Angeles Raiders / 7th / 217th pick / 1994
QB Jeff Hostetler 1 6 12 1985-1997 New York Giants / 3rd / 59th pick / 1984
QB John Hufnagel 0 0 2 1974-1975 Denver Broncos / 14th / 348th pick / 1973
LB Josh Hull 0 0 1 2010-2010 St. Louis Rams / 7th / 254th pick / 2010
LB Tom Hull 0 0 2 1974-1975 San Francisco 49ers / 12th / 294th pick / 1974
DB Leonard Humphries 0 0 1 1994-1994 Buffalo Bills / 8th / 223rd pick / 1992
RB Tony Hunt 0 0 2 2007-2008 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 90th pick / 2007
C-G Greg Huntington 0 0 5 1993-1998 Washington Redskins / 5th / 128th pick / 1993
DB Ray Isom 0 1 2 1987-1988
WR Kenny Jackson 0 4 8 1984-1991 Philadelphia Eagles / 1st / 4th pick / 1984
DE-DT Tyoka Jackson 0 1 12 1994-2006
G Johnny Jaffurs 0 0 1 1946-1946 Washington Redskins / 29th / 280th pick / 1943
DT-T-G Chuck Janerette 0 3 6 1960-1965 Los Angeles Rams / 5th / 49th pick / 1960
QB Steve Joachim 0 0 1 1976-1976 Baltimore Colts / 7th / 160th pick / 1975
B Larry Joe 0 0 1 1949-1949 Chicago Cardinals / 26th / 240th pick / 1947
T Andre T. Johnson 0 0 2 1997-1998 Washington Redskins / 1st / 30th pick / 1996
WR Bryant Johnson 0 4 8 2003-2010 Arizona Cardinals / 1st / 17th pick / 2003
DT Edward Johnson 0 1 4 2007-2010
RB Larry Johnson 2 4 8 2003-2010 Kansas City Chiefs / 1st / 27th pick / 2003
DT-DE Tim Johnson 0 7 10 1987-1996 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 141st pick / 1987
HB Don Jonas 0 0 1 1962-1962 New York Titans / 32nd / 253rd pick / 1962
Philadelphia Eagles / 13th / 182nd pick / 1961
T Eric Jonassen 0 0 2 1993-1994 San Diego Chargers / 5th / 140th pick / 1992
DE Bob Jones 0 0 1 2002-2002
DB Bhawoh Jue 0 1 7 2001-2007 Green Bay Packers / 3rd / 71st pick / 2001
WR Joe Jurevicius 0 3 10 1998-2007 New York Giants / 2nd / 55th pick / 1998
TE Vyto Kab 0 1 5 1982-1987 Philadelphia Eagles / 3rd / 78th pick / 1982
P Jeremy Kapinos 0 1 4 2007-2010
LB Keith Karpinski 0 0 1 1989-1989 Detroit Lions / 11th / 282nd pick / 1989
DT Jimmy Kennedy 0 2 8 2003-2010 St. Louis Rams / 1st / 12th pick / 2003
DB Jim Kerr 0 2 2 1961-1962 Washington Redskins / 7th / 87th pick / 1961
New York Titans / 19th / 149th pick / 1961
LB Terry Killens 0 0 7 1996-2002 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 74th pick / 1996
TB Glenn Killinger 0 0 2 1921-1926
WR Ethan Kilmer 0 0 1 2006-2006 Cincinnati Bengals / 7th / 209th pick / 2006
DB Justin King 0 0 2 2009-2010 St. Louis Rams / 4th / 101st pick / 2008
HB Roger Kochman 0 1 1 1963-1963 St. Louis Cardinals / 4th / 47th pick / 1962
Buffalo Bills / 15th / 116th pick / 1962
C Warren Koegel 0 0 3 1971-1974 Oakland Raiders / 3rd / 73rd pick / 1971
G-C Rudy Kraft 0 1 1 1921-1921
TE Matt Kranchick 0 0 2 2004-2005 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 194th pick / 2004
LB Larry Kubin 0 0 4 1982-1985 Washington Redskins / 6th / 148th pick / 1981
NT-DE Pete Kugler 0 2 8 1981-1990 San Francisco 49ers / 6th / 147th pick / 1981
LB Justin Kurpeikis 0 0 3 2001-2004
TE Ted Kwalick 3 3 9 1969-1977 San Francisco 49ers / 1st / 7th pick / 1969
DB Paul Lankford 0 5 10 1982-1991 Miami Dolphins / 3rd / 80th pick / 1982
TE Ron LaPointe 0 0 1 1980-1980
T Phil LaPorta 0 0 2 1974-1975 New Orleans Saints / 9th / 217th pick / 1974
LB Jim Laslavic 0 3 9 1973-1982 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 71st pick / 1973
LB Sean Lee 0 0 1 2010-2010 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 55th pick / 2010
C-G Bill Lenkaitis 0 10 14 1968-1981 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1968
DB Sid Lewis 0 0 1 1987-1987 New York Jets / 10th / 268th pick / 1987
QB Pete Liske 0 3 5 1964-1972 New York Jets / 15th / 115th pick / 1963
Philadelphia Eagles / 10th / 130th pick / 1963
G Sean Love 0 0 3 1993-1995 Dallas Cowboys / 10th / 264th pick / 1991
DB Calvin Lowry 0 0 3 2006-2008 Tennessee Titans / 4th / 102nd pick / 2006
QB-DB-HB Richie Lucas 0 0 2 1960-1961 Washington Redskins / 1st / 4th pick / 1960
HB Lew Luce 0 0 1 1961-1961
DB David Macklin 0 4 9 2000-2008 Indianapolis Colts / 3rd / 91st pick / 2000
C-G-E Roger Mahoney 0 2 3 1928-1930
K Massimo Manca 0 0 1 1987-1987
RB Tim Manoa 0 1 4 1987-1991 Cleveland Browns / 3rd / 80th pick / 1987
C-G Mark Markovich 0 0 4 1974-1977 San Diego Chargers / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1974
WR Rich Mauti 0 0 7 1977-1984
DE Aaron Maybin 0 0 2 2009-2010 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 11th pick / 2009
DB Shawn Mayer 0 0 2 2003-2004
DE-DT-T Mike McBath 0 1 5 1968-1972 Buffalo Bills / 5th / 119th pick / 1968
T-E-G Ernie McCann 0 0 1 1926-1926
TE Mike McCloskey 0 0 4 1983-1987 Houston Oilers / 4th / 88th pick / 1983
RB Eric McCoo 0 0 1 2004-2004
LB Quintus McDonald 0 0 3 1989-1991 Indianapolis Colts / 6th / 155th pick / 1989
WR O.J. McDuffie 0 5 8 1993-2000 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 25th pick / 1993
FB Sean McHugh 0 1 5 2004-2008 Tennessee Titans / 7th / 241st pick / 2004
T Kareem McKenzie 0 9 10 2001-2010 New York Jets / 3rd / 79th pick / 2001
LB Rich McKenzie 0 0 1 1995-1995 Cleveland Browns / 6th / 153rd pick / 1993
RB Mike Meade 0 0 4 1982-1985 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 126th pick / 1982
LB Lance Mehl 1 6 8 1980-1987 New York Jets / 3rd / 69th pick / 1980
G-T-LB-BB Mike Michalske 0 9 10 1927-1937
LB Matt Millen 1 12 12 1980-1991 Oakland Raiders / 2nd / 43rd pick / 1980
FB-HB-E Stan Mills 0 1 3 1922-1924
RB Brian Milne 0 2 5 1996-2000 Indianapolis Colts / 4th / 115th pick / 1996
LB Rich Milot 0 5 9 1979-1987 Washington Redskins / 7th / 182nd pick / 1979
RB Lydell Mitchell 3 6 9 1972-1980 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 48th pick / 1972
LB Bob Mitinger 0 0 5 1962-1968 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 29th pick / 1962
San Diego Chargers / 5th / 34th pick / 1962
P Greg Montgomery 1 9 9 1988-1997 Houston Oilers / 3rd / 72nd pick / 1988
RB Booker Moore 0 2 4 1982-1985 Buffalo Bills / 1st / 28th pick / 1981
WB-DB Cliff Moore 0 0 1 1934-1934
HB-FL Lenny Moore 7 10 12 1956-1967 Baltimore Colts / 1st / 9th pick / 1956
G Red Moore 0 3 3 1947-1949 Pittsburgh Steelers / 14th / 118th pick / 1947
G Dan Morgan 0 0 1 1987-1987 Denver Broncos / 8th / 222nd pick / 1987
TE Bob Mrosko 0 1 3 1989-1991 Houston Oilers / 9th / 244th pick / 1989
RB Tony Mumford 0 0 1 1985-1985 New England Patriots / 12th / 328th pick / 1985
G Mike Munchak 9 11 12 1982-1993 Houston Oilers / 1st / 8th pick / 1982
LB Jim Nelson 0 0 8 1998-2005
G Leo Nobile 0 0 3 1947-1949
DT Brandon Noble 0 3 5 1999-2004
T John Nolan 0 1 3 1948-1950 Boston Yanks / 3rd / 14th pick / 1948
WR Jordan Norwood 0 0 1 2009-2009
FB Brian O'Neal 0 0 2 1994-1995
LB Ed O'Neil 0 4 7 1974-1980 Detroit Lions / 1st / 8th pick / 1974
DT Jared Odrick 0 0 1 2010-2010 Miami Dolphins / 1st / 28th pick / 2010
G Rich Ohrnberger 0 0 2 2009-2010 New England Patriots / 4th / 123rd pick / 2009
E Al Olszewski 0 0 1 1945-1945
LB Dennis Onkotz 0 0 1 1970-1970 New York Jets / 3rd / 72nd pick / 1970
LB Bob Ontko 0 0 1 1987-1987 Indianapolis Colts / 9th / 247th pick / 1987
NT Dave Opfar 0 0 1 1987-1987
DE-E Dan Orlich 0 2 3 1949-1951 Green Bay Packers / 8th / 74th pick / 1949
G-C Duke Osborn 0 6 8 1921-1928
G Phil Ostrowski 0 0 2 1999-2000 San Francisco 49ers / 5th / 151st pick / 1998
C Lou Palazzi 0 0 2 1946-1947 New York Giants / 7th / 56th pick / 1943
BB-WB Mike Palm 0 0 3 1925-1933
T Tony Panaccion 0 0 1 1930-1930
T Irv Pankey 0 9 12 1980-1992 Los Angeles Rams / 2nd / 50th pick / 1980
LB Chet Parlavecchio 0 0 1 1983-1983 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 152nd pick / 1982
TE-P Bob Parsons 0 11 12 1972-1983 Chicago Bears / 5th / 117th pick / 1972
BB-QB-FB John Patrick 0 1 3 1941-1946 Philadelphia Eagles / 12th / 101st pick / 1941
DT Scott Paxson 0 0 1 2008-2008
DB Darren Perry 0 8 8 1992-2000 Pittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 203rd pick / 1992
HB Pepper Petrella 0 0 1 1945-1945
DB Anwar Phillips 0 0 1 2008-2008
RB Charlie Pittman 0 0 2 1970-1971 St. Louis Cardinals / 3rd / 58th pick / 1970
QB Milt Plum 2 7 13 1957-1969 Cleveland Browns / 2nd / 17th pick / 1957
LB Paul Posluszny 0 3 4 2007-2010 Buffalo Bills / 2nd / 34th pick / 2007
LB Andre Powell 0 0 2 1993-1994 Miami Dolphins / 8th / 209th pick / 1992
B Bill Pritchard 0 2 2 1927-1928
TE Andrew Quarless 0 0 1 2010-2010 Green Bay Packers / 5th / 154th pick / 2010
C Keith Radecic 0 0 1 1987-1987
LB Scott Radecic 0 6 12 1984-1995 Kansas City Chiefs / 2nd / 34th pick / 1984
C-G Tom Rafferty 0 13 14 1976-1989 Dallas Cowboys / 4th / 119th pick / 1976
C-G-T Dick Rauch 0 0 3 1925-1929
LB Eric Ravotti 0 0 3 1994-1996 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 180th pick / 1994
B Ruel Redinger 0 1 1 1925-1925
DT Mike Reid 2 5 5 1970-1974 Cincinnati Bengals / 1st / 7th pick / 1970
G George Reihner 0 2 4 1977-1982 Houston Oilers / 2nd / 38th pick / 1977
G-C-T-DT Glenn Ressler 0 8 10 1965-1974 Denver Broncos / 3rd / 17th pick / 1965
Baltimore Colts / 3rd / 36th pick / 1965
QB Wally Richardson 0 0 1 1998-1998 Baltimore Ravens / 7th / 234th pick / 1997
DB Bob Riggle 0 1 2 1966-1967 Atlanta Falcons / 20th / 291st pick / 1966
G Marco Rivera 3 9 10 1997-2006 Green Bay Packers / 6th / 208th pick / 1996
B Harry Robb 0 4 5 1921-1926
LB Dave Robinson 3 10 12 1963-1974 Green Bay Packers / 1st / 14th pick / 1963
San Diego Chargers / 3rd / 17th pick / 1963
DB Mark Robinson 0 3 7 1984-1990 Kansas City Chiefs / 4th / 90th pick / 1984
WR Michael Robinson 0 0 5 2006-2010 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 100th pick / 2006
TB-WB Johnny Roepke 0 0 1 1928-1928
FB Fran Rogel 1 6 8 1950-1957 Pittsburgh Steelers / 8th / 100th pick / 1950
C Jim Romano 0 1 5 1982-1986 Los Angeles Raiders / 2nd / 37th pick / 1982
DE-DT Hatch Rosdahl 0 0 3 1964-1966 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 46th pick / 1963
San Diego Chargers / 14th / 107th pick / 1963
LB Jim Rosecrans 0 0 1 1976-1976
WR Ray Roundtree 0 0 1 1988-1988 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 58th pick / 1988
DT-NT Dave Rowe 0 10 12 1967-1978 New Orleans Saints / 2nd / 53rd pick / 1967
G-T Todd Rucci 0 5 7 1993-1999 New England Patriots / 2nd / 51st pick / 1993
LB Brad Saar 0 0 1 1987-1987
QB Tony Sacca 0 0 1 1992-1992 Phoenix Cardinals / 2nd / 46th pick / 1992
LB Bill Saul 0 2 8 1962-1970 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 23rd pick / 1962
Buffalo Bills / 9th / 68th pick / 1962
G Carl Schaukowitch 0 0 1 1975-1975 New York Giants / 15th / 381st pick / 1973
DE-LB Maury Schleicher 0 1 4 1959-1962 Chicago Cardinals / 5th / 50th pick / 1959
G Dick Schuster 0 0 1 1925-1925
DE-DT Brad Scioli 0 2 6 1999-2004 Indianapolis Colts / 5th / 138th pick / 1999
DB Bryan Scott 0 3 8 2003-2010 Atlanta Falcons / 2nd / 55th pick / 2003
WR Freddie Scott 0 0 3 1996-1998
QB Bob Scrabis 0 0 3 1960-1962
LB Tim Shaw 0 0 4 2007-2010 Carolina Panthers / 5th / 164th pick / 2007
QB Tom Sherman 0 0 2 1968-1969
LB Brandon Short 0 5 7 2000-2006 New York Giants / 4th / 105th pick / 2000
TE Mickey Shuler 0 0 1 2010-2010
TE Mickey Shuler 2 7 14 1978-1991 New York Jets / 3rd / 61st pick / 1978
DT Chuck Sieminski 0 1 6 1963-1968 San Francisco 49ers / 4th / 46th pick / 1962
Boston Patriots / 14th / 110th pick / 1962
LB John Skorupan 0 4 8 1973-1980 Buffalo Bills / 6th / 136th pick / 1973
RB Steve Smith 0 6 9 1987-1995 Los Angeles Raiders / 3rd / 81st pick / 1987
TE Isaac Smolko 0 0 1 2007-2007
DE-E-T Bill Smyth 0 0 4 1947-1950 Los Angeles Rams / 7th / 53rd pick / 1947
B George Snell 0 1 2 1926-1927
TE Tony Stewart 0 1 9 2001-2009 Philadelphia Eagles / 5th / 147th pick / 2001
DE-DT Andy Stynchula 0 6 9 1960-1968 Washington Redskins / 3rd / 28th pick / 1960
RB Matt Suhey 0 7 10 1980-1989 Chicago Bears / 2nd / 46th pick / 1980
G Steve Suhey 0 1 2 1948-1949
G Dave Szott 0 11 14 1990-2003 Kansas City Chiefs / 7th / 180th pick / 1990
DE Sam Tamburo 0 0 1 1949-1949 New York Bulldogs / 6th / 61st pick / 1949
B Jimmy Tays 0 1 3 1925-1930
RB Blair Thomas 0 3 6 1990-1995 New York Jets / 1st / 2nd pick / 1990
E Whitey Thomas 0 1 1 1924-1924
QB Kevin Thompson 0 0 1 2000-2000
RB Leroy Thompson 0 0 6 1991-1996 Pittsburgh Steelers / 6th / 158th pick / 1991
WR Michael Timpson 0 3 9 1989-1997 New England Patriots / 4th / 100th pick / 1989
G-BB Elgie Tobin 0 1 2 1920-1921
RB Bob Torrey 0 0 2 1979-1980 New York Giants / 6th / 145th pick / 1979
HB-DB Wally Triplett 0 1 4 1949-1953 Detroit Lions / 19th / 182nd pick / 1949
C Greg Truitt 0 0 5 1994-1998
TB-WB-FB Jiggs Ullery 0 0 1 1922-1922
LB Cameron Wake 1 1 2 2009-2010
DB Les Walters 0 0 1 1958-1958 Baltimore Colts / 4th / 48th pick / 1958
RB Curt Warner 3 6 8 1983-1990 Seattle Seahawks / 1st / 3rd pick / 1983
RB Kenny Watson 0 0 7 2002-2008
WB Charlie Way 0 1 2 1921-1924
C-LB Bob Wear 0 0 1 1942-1942
G Floyd Wedderburn 0 2 3 2000-2002 Seattle Seahawks / 5th / 140th pick / 1999
FB Barney Wentz 0 3 4 1925-1928
WR Derrick Williams 0 0 2 2009-2010 Detroit Lions / 3rd / 82nd pick / 2009
RB Jon Williams 0 0 1 1984-1984 New England Patriots / 3rd / 70th pick / 1984
NT Leo Wisniewski 0 3 3 1982-1984 Baltimore Colts / 2nd / 28th pick / 1982
G Steve Wisniewski 8 13 13 1989-2001 Dallas Cowboys / 2nd / 29th pick / 1989
RB Jon Witman 0 3 6 1996-2001 Pittsburgh Steelers / 3rd / 92nd pick / 1996
LB Phil Yeboah-Kodie 0 0 1 1996-1996 Denver Broncos / 5th / 146th pick / 1995
DB Mike Zordich 0 8 12 1987-1998 San Diego Chargers / 9th / 235th pick / 1986

Pro Football Hall of Fame inducteesEdit

Penn State is one of 11 schools with five or more inductees in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Name Position NFL team(s) Year inducted
Jack Ham Linebacker Pittsburgh Steelers 1988
Franco Harris Running back Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks 1990
Mike Michalske Guard New York Giants (AFL/NFL), Green Bay Packers 1964
Lenny Moore Flanker/running back Baltimore Colts 1975
Mike Munchak Guard Houston Oilers 2001

College Football Hall of Fame inducteesEdit

Including current head coach Joe Paterno, 22 Nittany Lion players and coaches have been selected for the College Football Hall of Fame.

Name Position Year inducted
Hugo Bezdek Coach 1954
John Cappelletti Halfback 1993
Keith Dorney Offensive tackle 2005
Rip Engle Coach 1973
Jack Ham Linebacker 1990
Dick Harlow Coach 1954
Bob Higgins Coach 1954
Glenn Killinger Quarterback 1971
Ted Kwalick Tight end 1989
Richie Lucas Quarterback 1986
Pete Mauthe Halfback 1957
Shorty Miller Quarterback 1974
Lydell Mitchell Running back 2004
Dennis Onkotz Linebacker 1995
Joe Paterno Coach 2007
Mike Reid Defensive tackle 1987
Glenn Ressler Center/guard 2001
Dave Robinson End 1997
Steve Suhey Guard 1985
Dexter Very End 1976
Curt Warner Halfback 2009
Harry Wilson Halfback 1973

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