Weight: 194 pounds
Hometown: Wexford, Pennsylvania
Before Penn State: The son of former NFL player Darnell Dinkins and brother of Penn State tight end Khalil Dinkins, Darnell Dinkins had a successful career at North Allegheny High School. He was a three-year letterman and ended his senior season with 44 tackles and six tackles for loss. He also played offense, running for 155 yards and three touchdowns on 25 carries as a sophomore. He committed to walk on at Penn State in February 2022.
2022: Dinkins redshirted last season and didn’t appear in any games.