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Sean Clifford Earns Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week

Penn State fans were waiting for Sean Clifford to have his break out game in his first season as the Penn State starting quarterback. That game came on Friday night against Maryland, and for that performance, Sean Clifford took home Big Ten Co-Offensive Player of the Week honors.

For the game, Clifford threw for 398 yards, which set a school record for a Penn State quarterback in a road contest. He also had four total touchdowns, including his first career rushing touchdown in the 59-0 victory.

So far in 2019, Sean Clifford has 1,179 passing yards, nine touchdowns to just one interception, and a 66 percent completion percentage. He is averaging 5.2 yards per carry on 32 rushing attempts this season.

Congratulations, Sean!

Sean Clifford Announced Starting Quarterback

To no one’s surprise, redshirt sophomore Sean Clifford has been named the starting quarterback for the Nittany Lions. Penn State announced the news on twitter moments ago.

Clifford will be Head Coach James Franklin’s third different starting quarterback at Penn State.

Penn State opens against Idaho in just over a week.