ALL-DECADE: Linebacker

Penn State fans cast their votes for the top Nittany Lion linebackers of the past decade. Paul Posluszny dominates the fan voting as Dan Connor and Sean Lee edge out the rest of the pack for the best LBs of the last ten years in Happy Valley.

With hundreds of votes cast, Penn State fans partially agreed with Fight On State's All-Decade Picks, which named Paul Posluszny, Dan Connor and Navorro Bowman as the LBs of the decade.

FOS members voted Posluszny as the hands down No. 1 fan-favorite linebacker of the decade. In fact he won in such a landslide we had to conduct a second poll to determine the second two, who ended up being Dan Connor and Sean Lee.

Here is how the voting broke down:

First Fan Poll

1. Paul Posluszny (88%)

Second Fan Poll

2. Dan Connor (52%)
3. Sean Lee (32%)
4. Navorro Bowman (13%)
5. Josh Hull (3%)

FOS is conducting All-Decade votes at every position, allowing PSU fans to select their top players of the previous decade. Voting is conducted exclusively on FOS' Total Access Board.

Here is how All-Decade Team voted by PSU fans is stacking up:

Quarterback

1. Michael Robinson (67%)
2. Daryll Clark (24%)
3. Zack Mills (7%)
4. Anthony Morelli (2%)

Running Back

1. Larry Johnson (60%)
2. Tony Hunt (29%)
3. Evan Royster (10%)
4. Rodney Kinlaw (1%)

Fullback

1. Sean McHugh (47%)
2. Matt Hahn (42%)
3. Paul Jefferson (10%)
4. BranDon Snow (1%)

Receiver

1. Deon Butler (59%)
2. Bryant Johnson (25%)
3. Derrick Williams (11%)
4. Jordan Norwood (4%)
5. Tony Johnson (0.5%)
6. Graham Zug (0.5%)

Tight End

1. Andrew Quarless (56%)
2. Tony Stewart (21%)
3. Isaac Smolko (20%)
4. John Gilmore (3%)

Offensive Tackle

1. Levi Brown (72%) / Kareem McKenzie (26%)
2. Gerald Cadogan (1%) / Dennis Landolt (1%)

Offensive Guard

1. Rich Ohrnberger (60%) / Stefen Wisniewski (27%)
2. Tyler Reed (10%) / Tyler Lenda (3%)

Center

1. A.Q. Shipley (90%)
2. Joe Iorio (5%)
3. Stefen Wisniewski (2%)
4. E.Z. Smith (2%)
5. Dave Costlow (1%)

Defensive End

1. Tamba Hali (86%)
2. Michael Haynes (7%)
3. Aaron Maybin (4%)
4. Maurice Evans (2%)
5. Justin Kurpeikis (1%)

Defensive Tackle

1. Jared Odrick (53%)
2. Jimmy Kennedy (22%)
3. Jay Alford (11%)
4. Anthony Adams (9%)
5. Scott Paxson (5%)

Stay tuned to FOS for more All-Decade position votes.

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