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Penn State alumnus (and NFL Hall of Famer) Franco Harris brought a cardboard cutout of Joe Paterno to his luxury box at Beaver Stadium for Saturday's PSU football game against Ohio.
The Paterno cutout held a sign reading "Due Process for PSU JVP".
We understand Harris' loyalty to his college coach, and he's entitled to express his opinion, but the cardboard cutout of Joe Pa may be a bit much given the circumstances. It certainly makes things a little awkward and uncomfortable.
Photo via John Ziegler
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