PSU football: Clifford status uncertain, Mustipher done for year

UNIVERSITY PARK — Sean Clifford’s status remains questionable, but defensive tackle P.J. Mustipher has been lost for the season.

James Franklin confirmed Mustipher’s status Wednesday night.

He only discusses injuries if a player is out for the year.

Franklin said backup quarterbacks TaQuan Roberson and freshman Christian Veilleux are currently competing for the starting job.

The Nittany Lions (5-1) are idle Saturday and will host Illinois on Oct. 23.

Clifford, who was knocked out of last week’s loss at Iowa and suffered an disclosed injury, was not present during the portion of Wednesday’s practice that was open to the media.


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