Penn State punter Blake Gillikin and his brother Tyler, a Northwestern long snapper, are both college football players. They’ll square off Saturday when the Wildcats host the Nittany Lions. Blake talks about growing up and taking snaps from his brother in the basement and how that helped him as the Nittany Lions punter. Daniel A. Nelson dnelson@mcclatchy.com
Penn State punter Blake Gillikin and his brother Tyler, a Northwestern long snapper, are both college football players. They’ll square off Saturday when the Wildcats host the Nittany Lions. Blake talks about growing up and taking snaps from his brother in the basement and how that helped him as the Nittany Lions punter. Daniel A. Nelson dnelson@mcclatchy.com

Two football-playing twins, two far-apart Big Ten teams: Finally one weekend with the family together

October 06, 2017 1:35 AM