Originally posted on Dr. Saturday  |  Last updated 1/14/12

ORLANDO, FL - JANUARY 1: Head coach Joe Paterno of the Penn State Nittany Lions leaves the field following the 2010 Capital One Bowl against the LSU Tigers at the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium on January 1, 2010 in Orlando, Florida. Penn State won 19-17. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
Joe Paterno wishes he had done more when graduate assistant Mike McQueary first told him in 2002 that former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was acting inappropriately with a young boy in the Penn State locker room showers. In an interview with Sally Jenkins of the Washington Post, Paterno's first since he was fired from the university on Nov. 9, Paterno reveals his thought process during that meeting with McQueary and his regrets about the fallout. Paterno said when he heard McQueary's account and said he didn't feel "adequate" enough to deal with it. "(McQueary) was very upset and I said why, and he was very reluctant to get into it," Paterno said. "He told me what he saw, and I said, what? He said it, well, looked like inappropriate, or fondling, I'm not quite sure exactly how he put it. I said you did what you had to do. It's my job now to figure out what we want to do. So I sat around. It was a Saturday. Waited till Sunday because I wanted to make sure I knew what I was ...
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