Penn State's newest recruit goes all out in video commitment

Written By Ken Bradley
(Twitter photo)

Make no mistake, kickers are important to the success of every college football team.

But when it comes to recruiting, they don't get a lot of attention.

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So why not bring a little attention to yourself?

That's what Quinn Nordin did with his commitment Friday to Penn State. Here's what he posted on Twitter:

Over the top? Just right? Whatever you think, it's a new twist to commitment announcements.

A 3-star kicker from Rockford High School in Michigan, Nordin is the nation's top-rated kicker, according to That gives the Nittany Lions the top two specialists in the country, according to They also have a commitment from the nation's top punter, Blake Gillikin.

And for Penn State, that's something points out Penn State beat writer Ben Jones.

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