Originally posted on Busted Coverage  |  Last updated 11/7/11

STATE COLLEGE, PA - NOVEMBER 7: Head coach Joe Paterno of the Penn State Nittany Lions stands on the field during warm-ups before a game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on November 7, 2009 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

ABC News caught up with former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky this weekend and, of course, the alleged child-raping pervert was wearing his Nittany Lions jacket. By now you’ve heard that Sandusky was supposedly raping boys whom he came into contact with via a non-profit he’d founded back in the day. Joe Paterno knew about at least one incident back in 2002. Nothing happened. Now people want answers.

From a Joe Paterno press conference in 2008:

Q. What impact did Jerry Sandusky have on this program?

Jerry was a great asset to this program for a long time. I always felt that Jerry had two loves: One was obviously his ability, his wanting to help younger people in The Second Mile and being a head coach. He could have been a head coach a couple places, but he really he backed away because they were going to ask him to give up some things in The Second Mile. Jerry was a heck of a football coach.

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