Coach talk: QB Christian Hackenberg 

February, 27, 2013
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Christian HackenbergCourtesy of Charles Thomas/Fork UnionChristian Hackenberg impressed his coach while at Fork Union (Va). Military Academy.

What kind of player is Penn State getting in Christian Hackenberg? And what can fans expect?

NittanyNation turned to one of the people who knows most what Hackenberg is capable of on the field -- Micky Sullivan, his high school coach at Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy -- and asked what separates him as a player, how he first noticed Hackenberg's ability and when he especially showcased his potential.

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