Wally Triplett dies at 92; blazed trails at Penn State and in the NFL

Mr. Triplett also was reportedly one of the motivating forces behind Penn State’s “We Are” saying. Facing the prospect of having he and Hoggard be left behind from the Cotton Bowl rather than accompany the team to then-segregated Dallas, team captain Steve Suhey decided, “We are Penn State, there will be no meetings.”

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