Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 8/27/12

Changes are in the air at Penn State for this year's upcoming football season, and one of them will be of unique interest to Red Sox fans. The school is discontinuing its tradition of singing "Sweet Caroline" during games due to concerns raised by school officials in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, according to The Altoona Mirror. In particular, the school was worried that the "touching me, touching you" lyrics of the song would be pereceived as inappropriate in the wake of PSU's child sex abuse scandal. The Neil Diamond hit, sung at Fenway Park every game during...

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  • They'd better watch themselves ,pretty soon they won't be allowed to be able to read scripture or prayers out of the BIBLE for what it says in there about touching one an other. Come on this is going the extreme opposite way. Let life get back to normal up there why don't they replace the entire board of trustees so that they all start with a fresh slate that way no one has an axe to grind !
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