Lion Legacies

With Penn State adding a legacy recruit, Joe Suhey, as their most recent member of the Class of 2007, many Nittany Nation fans have been discussing the role of legacy recruits (players who have previous ties to the program) for PSU. Get a look at Penn State's legacy players over the past several seasons.

Here is a rundown of recent legacy recruits at Penn State over the past several years, which includes the player, their legacy connection to Penn State, the seasons they lettered for PSU and notes on their PSU career.

Chris Ganter	Fran Ganter (son)	02-04	Career backup QB and holder		

Jason Ganter*	Fran Ganter (son)	05-06	Deep reserve in secondary	

Andrew Guman	Mike Guman (son)	01-04	Solid career as safety

Larry Johnson	Larry Johnson (son)	99-02	Staff obviously misused him

Tim Johnson	Pete Johnson (son)	03	Never made an impact at PSU

Tony Johnson	Larry Johnson (son)	00-03	Solid career as wideout

Jim Kanuch	Tom Bradley (nephew)	05	Career backup WR and DB

Justin King	Terry Smith (step-son)	05-06	Shaping up as a super talent

Jordan Norwood	Brian Norwood (son)	05-06	In middle of good career as WR

Mickey Shuler	Mickey Shuler (son)	None	Jury out on redshirt frosh TE/FB

Kevin Suhey	Paul Suhey (son)	06	Took over as holder this season

Brent Wise	Tom Wise		None	Injury-shortened career

*Arrived at Penn State as a walk-on.


Fight On State Top Stories