Found November 07, 2011 on
For every moment Joe Paterno keeps his job as Penn State's head coach, the institution as a whole and the athletic department in particular loses a significant amount of credibility. Paterno must be fired immediately for not appropriately reporting his knowledge of Jerry Sandusky's despicable, horrific, mortifying, inhumane sexual crimes against young boys -- some of which happened at Penn State's athletic facilities. The problem, though, is some of the people in charge of making such a decision to fire Paterno have been equally culpable of failing to properly investigate and report Sandusky's actions. For that, the parties who turned...
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According to the New York Times, Joe Paterno's 46 year tenure at Penn State will be coming to a humiliating and dramatic ending. Pete Thamel and Mark Viera reported..
The board of trustees has yet to determine the precise timing of Paterno’s exit, but it is clear that the man who has more victories than any other coach at college football’s top level and who made Penn State...
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There should be no surprise that protecting Joe Paterno, Penn State, Happy Valley and Linebacker U -- profit-generating institutions at the core of big-time college athletics' amateur myth -- appears...
The New York Times reports: Penn State is planning to remove Joe Paterno as football coach, possibly within days or weeks but no later than the end of the season, according to two people briefed on conversations among top university officials.
Penn State's president abruptly canceled Joe Paterno's weekly news conference Tuesday amid increasing calls for both men to resign in the wake of a former assistant coach's sex-abuse scandal and as another potential victim came forward.
There have been many missteps since the Sandusky allegations started at Penn State, some by Joe Paterno. Gregg Doyel says not allowing Paterno to address the issue, or at least hear questions, was dead wrong.
The Times's Happy Valley duo just dropped this report: "Joe Paterno's tenure as coach of the Penn State football team will soon be over, perhaps within days or weeks, in the wake of a sex-abuse scandal that has implicated university officials, according to two people briefed on conversations among the university's top officials." More on...
This morning we take a break from baseball and discuss the headline that is dominating the news. We talk about the issues facing Penn State Head Coach, Joe Paterno.
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It is hard to mentally fathom the crimes committed by former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. It is almost harder to fathom the protection he received from the infrastructure of the University he coached at. It does appear now that Joe Paterno won’t be back next year and he shouldn’t...