Akeel Lynch


Regardless of what happened last week, Northwestern knew it was going to face a big challenge in Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg and the Nittany Lions' league-best passing attack.


For a team that entered the week as the second-worst rushing team in the Big Ten, Penn State proved its offense was much more than one-dimensional Saturday.


If you have one great running back, that's apparently not enough. Two? That won't be enough either.