Today in Beaver Stadium, the Nittany Lions will battle MAC division foe, the Eastern Michigan Eagles. And, while no coach or player will ever admit it publicly, deep in the recesses of the Penn State locker room, they know this is game that they should win, and win handily. This is the type of game where the starters can work on blocking skills, their route running ability, or their tackling technique. To be sure, Eastern Michigan will not be a pushover, but Penn State is more talented in just about every position.
This week my keys to the game focus on some of the players or positions that show the “week 1 to week 2″ improvement that Coach Paterno improvement always talked about. Continue reading to see what I think Penn State needs to improve upon this week.