Found January 25, 2012 on Chicago Breaking Sports:
Public viewing at Pasquerilla Spiritual Center will be followed by private funeral. – The Penn State community gathers today to say a final farewell to former football coach Joe Paterno.

Phil Knight calls out Penn St. trustees

Nike founder and chairman Phil Knight got a standing ovation at Joe Paterno's public memorial Thursday for defending the late coach's response to an accusation of child sex-abuse against a former assistant. At a ceremony filled with lavish praise that would likely have embarrassed the school's beloved coach, Knight waded into a subject that had been virtually ignored...

Video: Joe Paterno remembered as the people’s coach

After Joe Paterno's passing, several coaches and athletes — both former and current — released statements regarding their thoughts about Paterno's passing. While Paterno had a profound effect on those in college football, he also touched the lives of several students and fans who met him at everything from campus-run events to stopping him on the street. And Joe Pa was...

A long Penn State farewell begins for Joe Paterno

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) -- Penn State football players past and present made a somber pilgrimage to the campus spiritual center Tuesday for Joe Paterno, attending a viewing for the coach who helped shape the university for more than a half century.

Penn St.'s O'Brien: An 'honor' to follow Paterno

Bill O'Brien calls it an honor to follow the late Joe Paterno as Penn State's next head coach.

Big Ten, Penn State not a dream matchup at start

A comfortable member of the Big Ten for more than two decades, it's easy to forget that Penn State wasn't readily welcomed by everyone in the conference. ''I've been to Penn State,'' said Bob Knight, then the coach at Indiana, when Penn State was first invited to join the league in 1990. ''And Penn State's a camping trip. There's nothing...

Song: Goodbye JoePa

  Props to this guy for having some serious talent! Regardless where you stand on this Joe Paterno and Penn State saga, JoePa leaves behind a legacy that people will be talking about forever.

Thousands attend Paterno memorial service

Former Penn State football players and students are recalling Joe Paterno's effect not just on the school's athletic reputation, but also its educational pursuits.

Memorial service to cap 3-day mourning for Paterno

A capacity crowd of more than 12,000 is expected to pack a Penn State arena for one more tribute to Joe Paterno, the Hall of Fame football coach who died Sunday at age 85 from lung cancer.

Full Court Press: RIP Joe Paterno, Braun Accepts His MVP Award, Willa Ford Can Crush a Bikini

Click on photo to read more about the death of the former Penn State head coach The ending to the story of Joe Paterno is quite sad. For a man that did so much, one mistake proved to be his undoing. I think in the long run JoePa will certainly be honored, and will not be remembered for the Sandusky incident. The Press Duke gets served by Florida State and last minute jumper [BarstoolU...

Daily Dribbles: 1/23/2012

Hours after Joe Paterno's passing, snow covered the ground of the Penn State campus  and provided one last "white out" for the departed coach and loyal fans. Good morning Dribblers! How are you this wonderfully miserable Monday morning? Don't lie; it's Monday and no one is happy on a Monday. Well, except maybe the New England Patriots and the New York...

Pious men and dirty fiends

There are heroes and villains, and there are humans. We are not angels and demons, gods and monsters, zeroes and ones. We are fallen angels. We are brilliant beasts. We are between the gutter and the stars. Some of us are closer to the gutter, and others are closer to the stars. So we are all part angel, part demon. We can imitate Grantland Rice's Great Scorer and tally up a...
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