Leake opened the second half against Rutgers with a 100-yard kickoff return.
“If we execute, we can get it done against anybody.”
Quarterback Josh Jackson exited late in the first half with an apparent ankle injury.
Rutgers fired coach Chris Ash on Sunday.
“Guys were pretty upset about the loss, and I think they were ready to turn that around.”
Coach Mike Locksley announced Tuesday that running back Lorenzo Harrison tore his MCL and partially tore his ACL.
The Terps were left searching for signs of life against Penn State.
The Terps had eight penalties for 70 yards in the first half.
Quarterback Josh Jackson went 10-for-21 and threw two interceptions.
“We got some work to do for us to be able to call it a rivalry."