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[Video] CBS: John Urschel Crushes Calculus Off the Field

Few Penn State football players, past and present, have received more media coverage than now-former offensive guard John Urschel. It’s for good reason. The letterman also happens to be a math whiz and earned a perfect 4.0 GPA at Penn State while pursuing a mathematics degree and two master’s degrees.

Every media outlet covering Penn State football has done a profile on Urschel at one time or another (many, more than one), but this brief CBS News video is one of the better ones — and it came after this football career was over.

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Kevin Horne

Kevin Horne was the editor of Onward State from 2012-2014 and currently holds the position of Managing Editor Emeritus, which is a fake title he made up. He graduated from Penn State with degrees journalism and political science in 2014 and is currently seeking his J.D. at the Penn State Dickinson School of Law. A third generation Penn Stater from Williamsport, Pa., Kevin is also the president of the graduate student government. Email: [email protected]

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