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We generally try to avoid sharing our personal opinions on Crystal Ball Run, but I was asked to share some thoughts on the latest news regarding Penn State. The following are my own words and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of the rest of the Crystal Ball Run staff. - Kevin Joe Paterno died on January 22, 2012. The Joe Paterno I thought I knew died today, June 12, 2012. The Freeh Report, as widely expected, told a damning tale of the efforts to protect Jerry Sandusky's public profile, and thus the brand of Penn State football. In doing so the tarred imaged of Paterno was finally feathered, as we learned that Paterno in fact knew of the 1998 investigation in to Jerry Sandusky, a man found guilty of 45 out of 48 counts related to child and sexual abuse. According to the findings within the Freeh Report, Paterno not only knew of the 1998 Sandusky incident, a fact he disputed during previous testimony, but he also took part in determining how Sandusky was allowed to retire ...

Paterno's name off child center

In light of the Freeh Report's findings, Nike has announced the removal of Joe Paterno's name from the child development center located on its corporate campus in Beaverton, Ore.


Freeh Report released

The Freeh report was released Thursday morning, which details the results of an internal investigation regarding the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case.

Bobby Bowden: Joe Paterno statue should be removed

Bobby Bowden and Joe Paterno had an ongoing rivalry to see who could outlast the other to top the leaderboard for most wins in a coaching career. Bowden was forced out as head coach of Florida State in 2009 after the Seminoles became a mediocre team. Paterno refused to step down as coach at Penn State, allowing him to surpass Bowden. In light of being peers and competitors, Bowden...

Phil Knight Still Supports Child Rape Protector Joe Paterno; Name Removed From Child Care Facility

Nike said in 2011 that it wouldn’t remove Joe Paterno’s name from a child care facility on its Beaverton, Oregon campus because “Our relationship with Penn State remains unchanged,” a spokesperson said. That was November 9. Today, Nike has announced, as a result of the crushing Freeh Report, that Paterno’s name will be removed from the center. Oh, and Phil Knight wants...

Joe Paterno's Name Removed From Child Development Center at Nike Headquarters

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- The president of Nike Inc. says he has decided to change the name of the Joe Paterno Child Development Center, a child care facility at the company's headquarters. CEO Mark Parker said Thursday he was deeply saddened by the news coming of the Louis Freeh investigation on the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State. Freeh says Paterno and other top school officials...

PSU to release abuse report Thursday

An internal investigation into whether football coach Joe Paterno and other Penn State officials helped cover up reports that Jerry Sandusky was molesting children in the school's locker rooms will be released Thursday, officials said Tuesday. The report, commissioned by school trustees following the former assistant football coach's arrest last year, is expected to reveal...

NBC 4 L.A. Cameras Catch Chicks Posing With Joe Paterno Statue This Morning

Going out on a limb and saying these chicks are incoming freshmen, are in State College for orientation, told mom to stop so they could get a photo with JoePa and then NBC 4 LA cameras caught them posing with a child rape protector. Maybe they were oblivious to why those satellite trucks were in front of the football stadium. You know, because after all, it is Penn State and big...

Fight on to victory evermore, but vacate Paterno's wins

"It's two different guys: There's a guy I knew for 40 years and did everything right; then a guy who did a dastardly thing." – Bobby Bowden As my colleague Kevin McGuire wrote on Thursday, "Joe Paterno died on January 22, 2012. The Joe Paterno I thought I knew died today, July 12, 2012." And, now, on the heels of the Freeh Report being released, comes...

Key findings of the Penn St. investigation

Key findings and recommendations of the investigation into the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal led by former federal judge and ex-FBI director Louis Freeh. Findings: - Penn State officials including coach Joe Paterno and university President Graham Spanier concealed information of Sandusky's activities from authorities and the public to avoid bad publicity. - Paterno, Spanier...

VIDEO: Scumbag Matt Millen Still Supporting Child Rape Protector Joe Paterno

Matt Millen is having a bad day on ESPN SportsCenter. He’s trying to analyze the Freeh Report and is trying to blame then Penn State President Graham Spanier for not going over the real leader of the university – Joe Paterno – to report Jerry Sandusky back in 2001. The guy is stammering. Total mess. Trying to spin that Paterno did so much good for the university that covering...

NCAA to wait for 'appropriate time' for action on Penn State

I don't think that Penn State is out of the wood yet and I do believe that there has to be some kind of NCAA punishment or sanctions for Penn State University. What happened on their campus is disgusting and heinous crime and might have been covered up. STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) – The NCAA says that it will decide on whether to take action at the "appropriate time...
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