Sizing Up the Nittany Lions

See which Penn State players have added (and lost) significant weight heading into spring practice.

Penn State released its pre-spring practice roster Monday. As usual, there were some significant weight changes among the Nittany Lions, most of them upward.

Check out the differences from last season's roster on the list below. Players are listed in alphabetical order.


G Anthony Alosi, 310 (+27)

DE Deion Barnes, 255 (+10)

DE Brad Bars, 263 (+12)

TE Adam Breneman, 243 (+8)

S Jesse Della Valle, 203 (+13)

G Miles Dieffenbach, 303 (+8)

G Derek Dowrey, 323 (+20)

G Brian Gaia, 291 (+11)

QB Christian Hackenberg, 234 (+14)

T Albert Hall, 266 (+21)

DT Austin Johnson, 313 (+11)

LB Ben Kline, 238 (+9)

G Brendan Mahon, 305 (+13)

DE Carl Nassib, 258 (+14)

DE C.J. Olaniyan, 252 (+8)

DE Garrett Sickels, 246 (-8)

S Anthony Smith, 196 (+10)

T Donovan Smith, 335 (+13)

DT Tyrone Smith, 275 (+11)

S Von Walker, 207 (+8)

DT Anthony Zettel, 274 (+16)

RB Zach Zwinak, 233 (-7)


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