Nov 2, 2013; University Park, PA, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions defensive tackle DaQuan Jones (91) during the second quarter against the Illinois Fighting Illini at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew O'Haren- USA TODAY Sports

Penn State Football Morning Briefing: Two PSU Targets Set to Announce Today, James Franklin Recruiting Well in Maryland and Other News


Today’s Penn State news has a large focus on recruiting. Two top Penn State targets, quarterback Brandon Wimbush and offensive tackle Sterling Jenkins are set to announce their choice on Tuesday. With the recent commitment of defensive end Jonathan Holland, head coach James Franklin is “killing” recruiting in the state of Maryland. Elsewhere, former Nittany Lions DaQuan Jones and Allen Robinson are both selected in a three-round mock draft.

Morning Links:

Penn State Football Recruiting: Sterling Jenkins and Brandon Wimbush to Decide Today (Hunter- Victory Bell Rings)

NFL draft 2014: Penn State’s DaQuan Jones picked before Allen Robinson in Kiper/McShay mock draft (Hockensmith- PennLive)

Updated Penn State recruiting snapshot: James Franklin is ‘downright killing Maryland,’ ESPN.com says (Hockensmith- PennLive)

James Franklin has brought a palpable energy to Penn State football program: 50-Yard Lion (Canzoneri- 50-Yard Lion)

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