Penn State has plenty of new faces on its starting defense.
Jan Johnson is the Nittany Lions starting middle linebacker as a walk on. He is from Reading, PA, and earned a starting spot.
He spent some time with the Penn State wrestling team his redshirt freshman season.
Johnson has family connections to Penn State athletics as well.
WTAJ’s Rosie Langello tells you how playing at Penn State is a dream come true for Johnson in the video above.