A week after being eliminated from the Big Ten championship hunt and in the same week it made a change at offensive coordinator, Penn State’s offense was the subject of plenty more criticism during Saturday’s win over Rutgers. Yes, despite coming away with a 27-6 victory over the Scarlet Knights to remain in the hunt for a New Years Six bowl game, Penn State and head coach James Franklin were still taking shots online.
It was a slow start for the offense, which did not help the cause. But things eventually got a little better as the game went on and the running game and defense took over. Still, the masses had things to say on X, formerly known as Twitter.
Here is a look at some of the top social media reactions to Penn State’s performance against Rutgers.
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Penn State Football: The greatest CFB program to never make the 4-team playoff… smh…
— Matthew Michael (@TweeterlessMatt) November 18, 2023
Don’t say things you can’t take back
Being a Penn State football fan has turned into annual purgatory. I would rather be a fan of Illinois or Iowa than this hell.
— Sully (@sullymygoodname) November 18, 2023
Penn State -20.5, never a doubt, right?
Another frustrating game against a lesser opponent, and another miraculous cover. The story of the 2023 Penn State football season
— Connor Griffin (@RealCGriff) November 18, 2023
This is a fact
Chop Robinson is so good at the game of football
— Championship season (@PennStateFannn) November 18, 2023