Saturday's impact player: Bill Belton 

November, 2, 2012
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Nabil K. Mark/Centre Daily Times/MCTDon't be surprised if Bill Belton makes a big play Saturday against Purdue.
Forget Matt McGloin and Michael Mauti. Those two could be considered MVPs every week; NittanyNation's venturing outside the box this week.

This week's impact player: Bill Belton, sophomore tailback

The Boilermakers boast a strong 1-2 punch at defensive tackle with Kawann Short and Bruce Gaston, so running up the middle with Zach Zwinak might no longer be the best option. Purdue's defensive strength is between the tackles, so Penn State must be a little creative -- and that's where Belton comes in.

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