Video: Christian Hackenberg hits ump in head on early pass

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Video: Christian Hackenberg hits ump in head on early pass

Few Big Ten quarterbacks have been hotter than Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg the last month or so.

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The junior signal-caller entered Saturday’s game at Northwestern with 12 touchdown passes and zero interceptions in his last six games. It’s tough to top that ratio.

Hackenberg’s arm drew some more headlines Saturday, and it was for an early pass that drilled the umpire in the head.

Watch Hackenberg, accidentally, knock down the ump with a pass over the middle at Ryan Field in the video above.

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