Shipley, et al ready for draft

There are about 15 former Penn State players eligible for this weekend's NFL Draft. Approximately, seven are expected to get drafted, with Aaron Maybin, Derrick Williams and A.Q. Shipley leading the way.

Shipley, a 6-foot-1, 304-pound center, has caught the eye of many teams, but his short stature and even shorter arms have some scouts doubting his ability to take on some of the massive defensive tackles in the pros. Still, Shipley has just about everything else you could want. The Pittsburgh-native is hoping to follow in the footsteps of Steeler legend Mike Webster, another undersized center.

Also, tomorrow is the Blue-White scrimmage. There will be an advance in tomorrow's paper and I'll be in State College to provide updates during the game.

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