Found November 13, 2011 on IMAGE CPR SPORTS:
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The Penn State child sex abuse scandal has even offended the devil on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. SNL’s Jason Sudeikis appeared with red horns and a pitchfork after being introduced by Weekend Update host Seth Meyers on the show late Saturday evening. In the skit, the devil originally thought recruiting violations had been uncovered at Penn State. Then, Meyers whispered in Sudeikis’ ear and told him about the charges against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky.
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