Found December 28, 2011 on The Sports Bank:
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Given what kind of year it’s been for Penn State, Jerry Sandusky and Joe Paterno, this old letter I saw republished on Athlon seems perfect for revisiting.  Sandusky looks guilty as sin for the crimes alleged against him, and Paterno looks like the complete opposite of the man who was named Sports Illustrated “Sportsman of the Year” in 1986. Think about that for a second, the man who had his name removed from the Stagg Big Ten Championship trophy in disgrace last month was once named “Sportsman of the Year.” This is an open letter Paterno wrote to the college presidents commission in 1992 regarding the importance of integrity and and the role that coaches play in helping provide for the welfare of young people. Yes, he’s giving advice on these topics- a man who helped enable child rape. I hope you enjoy the unintentional dark comedy. An Open Letter To College Presidents – 1992 By Joe Paterno, Head Coach, Penn State University Today more than ever, college presidents are taking res...
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