Originally posted on Nittany Lions Den  |  Last updated 7/2/12
Over the weekend it became more clear that the powers that be within Penn State's administration had collaborated in a futile attempt to coverup grotesque actions by former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. CNN revealed a portion of emails between Graham Spanier, Tim Curley and Gary Schultz that confirmed the ugly reality that many had suspected to be the case since as far back as last November. Photo: John P. Wise Of course, the revelations that have become so popular through Friday night's report is not just that the president and athletic director of a big name school decided to not contact authorities about suspected sexual abuse of a minor. Instead the national response focused on the alleged actions influenced by former head coach Joe Paterno. Dan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports says it is now "perfectly reasonable to postulate that Joe Paterno protected Jerry Sandusky." CBSSports.com columnist Gregg Doyel says the Paterno legacy should face reckoning. Did Paterno make the ...
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