Ryan Nassib’s younger brother to play for the Nittany Lions

Ryan Nassib’s younger brother to play for the Nittany Lions

The younger brother of former record-setting Syracuse University quarterback Ryan Nassib will soon take to the college football field.
State College, Pa. (WSYR-TV) – The younger brother of former record-setting Syracuse University quarterback Ryan Nassib will soon take to the college football field.

But it won’t be for the Orange. On Tuesday, Carl Nassib received a scholarship to play for Penn State.

On Saturday at MetLife Stadium, Carl will be on the opposite side of the field from his cousin, Joe Nassib, who is a reserve cornerback for SU.

Carl Nassib joined PSU as a walk-on prior to the 2011 season. He redshirted that year, and did not see the field in 2012. At 6-foot-6 and 243 pounds though, the coaching staff anticipates that the defensive end could see time in the Nittany Lions rotation, especially with their numbers thinned due to sanctions.

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