It has been a rough year for Penn State, but it was off the field news that stole the headlines this week.

Head coach James Franklin shocked the world when he announced that star running back Journey Brown would be unable to play football moving forward. Brown has been diagnosed with a rare heart condition that has forced him to retire.

That type of news is obviously tough for anyone to deal with, but Franklin and the rest of the Nittany Lions will try and turn their attention to Nebraska Saturday afternoon. Penn State is still searching for its first win of the season, and it will be interesting to see how the team responds to the latest bit of adversity.

Saturday morning, Franklin tweeted out the weekly hype video for Nebraska, and it is the perfect way to get ready for kickoff. Check it out: