The Nittany Lions had heroes step up in every facit of the game on Saturday night, en route to a 28-3 blowout of Rutgers. Here's a look at the candidates for the FOS Player of the Rutgers Game:
Saquon Barkley (RB - 21 carries for 195 yards, 2 TDs)
Chris Gulla (P - 5 punts for 205 yards (41.0 YPP), 5 inside the 20 yard line)
Jordan Lucas (S - 9 tackles, 1 sack, 1 TFL, 1 FF, 1 pass breakup)
Akeel Lynch (RB - 10 carries for 120 yards, 1 TD)
Offensive Line (blocked for 471 total yards (330 rushing), 17 first downs, 28 points)
The Fight On State Player of the Game honor is the longest running PSU player award given by Nittany Lion fans. Voting is conducted exclusively at FightOnState.com after Penn State games.