Nick Polak

  • joined Dec 15, 2011
  • last login Jul 29, 2014
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Recruiting Analyst for Black Shoes Diaries. Hope-filled Penn State fan. Overjoyed Seahawks fan. Miserable Mariners fan. Still furious Sonics fan. Happy Avalanche fan. Cocky Bayern Munich fan. Unsure Sounders fan.

I also share a birthday with Russell Wilson, so I'm pretty much a Super Bowl Champion.

A Fan Of...

  • MLB Seattle Mariners
  • NFL Seattle Seahawks
  • NCAAF Penn St. Nittany Lions
  • NCAAB Penn St. Nittany Lions
  • NHL Colorado Avalanche
  • NASCAR Kasey Khane
  • FIFA USA & Germany
  • MLS Seattle Sounders
  • Soccer Bayern Munich
User Blog

Recruiting Mailbag


I'm answering the questions relatively on time for once!


Recruiting Mailbag Questions

Leave your questions. I'm sure there's a bunch since I haven't had time to write in forever. Apologies.

Is Penn State Adding Numbers to the Helmets?


Another Potential Penn State Uniform Change


BTN Penn State Day Open Thread

For those interested, the next 24 hours on the Big Ten Network are being devoted to showing Penn State athletics. The lineup is as follows.... Wednesday 6:00 AM- (Hockey) The Debut Game at Pegula...

Only Tarow Barney Until Penn State Football

The JuCo defensive tackle transfer is welcomed to the countdown.

Only Antoine White Until Penn State Football


The REAL king of Millville, New Jersey. Move over, Mike Trout.

Only Carl Nassib Until Penn State Football


The hardworking defensive end is counting down from 95 days until the Croke Park Classic.

Three Reasons for Optimism - Defense


With football season slowly closing in on us, we decided to look at the good and bad about Penn State's offense and defense in 2014. Now, we look at why we should be optimistic about Penn State's...

Only Rich Ohrnberger Until Penn State Football


The man that Miles Dieffenbach strives to be makes an appearance on our countdown.

Only $am Ficken Until Penn State Football


Did you really think anyone else would be writing this article?


Superheros in Football?

Because it has sparked such a lively debate in my unrated recruiting mailbag, I figured we should open it up to the public on here. So I'll repost the original question from bscaff, as well as my...

Where Do the Top Pennsylvania Recruits Go?


James Franklin's dominance in recruiting the state of Pennyslvania this year got me thinking. What has Penn State's success rate in Pennsylvania been over the last 10 years or so?

Oh, Hello: S Ayron Monroe Commits to Penn State

Just when you thought the dust was going to settle a bit...

So, Your Team Drafted Glenn Carson...

Who cares that he wasn't invited to the Combine? He'll make you a very smart GM.

The Most Irreplaceable Player on D: Jordan Lucas

He improved by leaps and bounds last season. Now he finds himself playing an essential role on the defense.

So Your Team Drafted Allen Robinson...

You, my friend, are one lucky duck.

Oh, Hello: NJ QB Brandon Wimbush Commits to PSU


The St. Peter's Prep QB is bringing his dual-threat quarterbacking style to Happy Valley.

Oh, Hello: PA OT Sterling Jenkins Commits to PSU


The longtime Penn State target has finally made the call. And it's a good call.

The Official All-Time Penn State Football Draft

Have you ever wondered what a draft would look like if it was only made up of the stars of Penn State's past? Well wonder no longer.

Committany Nation: NFTC Notes (04.28.14)


More from the Nike Football Training Camp in Washington DC, and new information from the New Jersey edition.

Committany Nation: PSU Recruiting Notes (04.26.14)


Penn State targets and commits were in action this weekend.

An Interview with Penn State Commit Josh Barajas


The Indiana linebacker who chose Penn State over Notre Dame gave us some insight into his recruitment.

Committany Nation: PSU Recruiting Notes (04.22.14)


Franklin always keeps me busy.


Designer Wanted.

Hey all. So I'm looking for someone to design a neat little banner for BSD Recruiting notes, that will also act as a link jump to a permanent Penn State Recruiting page. So I'm looking for...

Committany Nation: PSU Recruiting Notes (04.17.14)

I like the name. I'm keeping it.

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