FOS TV: Mauti Interview
This story originally published on
Mauti and his mom before the game.
Mauti and his mom before the game.
Posted Nov 24, 2012

The injured linebacker, who was honored by his Penn State teammates during Saturday's Senior Day win over Wisconsin, fielded questions after the game. He struggled to keep his emotions in check.

Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti had no idea his teammates were going to honor him during Saturday's season finale against Wisconsin by wearing his number on their helmets until he entered the locker room before the game.

Mauti, who sustained an unspecified knee injury in he previous week's win over Indiana, said the gesture was overwhelming.

He addressed that subject and more following the Nittany Lions' overtime win over the Badgers. Check it out above.

Related Stories
UW: Senior Day Surprise
 -by  Nov 24, 2012
FOS TV: Mauti Reactions
 -by  Nov 18, 2012
FRAME GALLERY: Chop Block on Mauti
 -by  Nov 17, 2012

Get the 2014 Recruiting Yearbook and a full year of Badger Nation Magazine with an Annual Total Access Pass.
Sign Up Today!

Upgrade Now!
Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
LB Michael Mauti (profile)
[View My HotList]
Add Topics to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite topics. Click link to add to My HotList.
Football > Mandeville HS > Alumni
Football > Penn State
[View My HotList]