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1978 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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Conference  Independent
AP  No. 4
Defensive coordinator  Jerry Sandusky
Coaches  No. 4
1978 record  11–1
1978 Penn State Nittany Lions football team
Head coach  Joe Paterno (13th year)

The 1978 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1978 college football season. The team was coached by Joe Paterno and played its home games in Beaver Stadium in University Park, Pennsylvania.

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Syracuse

Chuck Fusina threw four touchdown passes, including two to Scott Fitzkee as second-ranked Penn State extended its win streak to 15 games. Fusina finished 15 of 27 for 293 yards.

NFL Draft

Nine Nittany Lions were drafted in the 1979 NFL Draft.

Awards

  • Bruce Clark
  • Chuck Fusina
  • Joe Paterno
  • References

    1978 Penn State Nittany Lions football team Wikipedia


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