OVERALL: The Nittany Lions could have put this one away much earlier. EMU is pretty bad.
OFFENSE: The fact that PSU did not drop the hammer sooner is on this group. To its credit, it got rolling in the fourth quarter.
DEFENSE: The Eagles may not be very good. But they had good starting field position most of the day and Penn State did not allow a single offensive point.
SPECIAL TEAMS: This area has really improved from last season. Good all-around effort.
COACHING: No gripes with John Butler's defensive staff. But the offense's lack of efficiency on third down (2 of 26 through two games) is puzzling considering Bill O'Brien's play-calling pedigree.
INTANGIBLES: Another game where, even when it was close, one never got the sense PSU was in trouble.
OTHER GUY: Have to wonder how much longer Ron English is going to last at Eastern Michigan.
OFFICIALS: Seemed about average to us.
CROWD: Too bad for all the people who stayed home and missed a simply glorious day in Happy Valley.