Sneak peek: First look at Penn State nameplates

Penn State Nameplates

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As it was announced last week, Penn State is adding nameplates to the back of its jerseys for the first time in program history. The Nittany Lions also will wear a blue ribbon on their uniform to support all victims of child abuse. @PennStateFball tweeted a picture of the road jersey nameplates Tuesday afternoon. See the photo in this post, plus a video of the home nameplates being prepared.

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To no surprise, it’s nothing too exciting. Then again, we are talking about names on the back of Penn State’s jersey, and that’s something few of us ever thought we’d see.

And now we know how those names will look.

And here’s a YouTube video of the home nameplates being put together:

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Chalmer Beward on 8/14/2012 @ 2:26pm EST Said:

Why are you putting the name on the jersey why not keep it like joe perterno had it ?

Jonathan on 8/14/2012 @ 3:31pm EST Said:

Because Joe’s dead and no longer the coach. Move on.

Jeremy on 8/14/2012 @ 6:09pm EST Said:

To show pride in the players who actually stuck around instead of transferring to other schools.