Today’s Penn State football news headlines feature three more players set to hit the NCAA’s transfer portal and a new offer to a 2020 quarterback from Florida.
Safety Ayron Monroe announced on Twitter Tuesday afternoon his intentions to transfer. Meanwhile, Tyler Donohue from Lions247 is reporting that tight end Danny Dalton and offensive lineman Alex Gellerstedt are set to join him, making it seven Nittany Lions looking to explore their transfer options.
On the recruiting front, Penn State made a notable offer to Jeff Sims, a 6-3, 180-pound quarterback from Sandalwood (Fla.) High School. The 2020 prospect goes right to the top of the Lions’ recruiting board at the position, writes PennLive’s Greg Pickel.
In other Penn State football news, Saquon Barkley is named the NFL’s offensive rookie of the year. Former PSU commit Brandon Wimbush lands at UCF, and former Lion Derek Moye gets a coaching gig.
PennLive’s Bob Flounders, Greg Pickel and Dustin Hockensmith also talk Penn State football on the Keystone Sports Network. Check out audio from their latest podcast below.
Those headlines and more highlight today’s Penn State football news roundup:
Three more Penn State players enter transfer portal: Donohue [Lions247]
Why would Lamont Wade want to transfer from Penn State?: Saunders [Pittsburgh Sports Now]
Saquon Barkley picked as the PFWA’s Offensive Rookie of the Year: Pickel [PennLive]
Former Penn State commit, Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush transfers to UCF: Pickel [PennLive]
Transfer portal: Tracking players exploring transfer options: Hummer [247Sports]
Western Beaver hiring Derek Moye as head football coach: Bires [Beaver County Times]
2019 Big Ten early conference primer: Biggest games, Heisman hopefuls and one big prediction: Bender [Sporting News]
Michigan’s Josh Gattis says Nick Saban wasn’t thrilled by his departure: Baumgardner [Detroit Free Press]
Penn State’s biggest questions going into 2019: Filipovits [Roar Lions Roar]
Penn State football 2019 early enrollee profile: LB Lance Dixon: Leonard Jr. [Victory Bell Rings]