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Palladino: Penn State Boosters Should Be Grateful To O’Brien

PSU fans shouldn’t be upset that O’Brien took the Texans’ job. His two-season tenure at Beaver Stadium gave the Nittany Lions’ program something it hasn’t had for a long time. It gave it normal.

It gave it normal.

01/03/2014

On College Avenue, a crying Penn State Nittany Lion window painting marks a store front, November 10, 2011 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno was fired during the Penn State Board of Trustees Press Conference in the wake of a sexual abuse scandal involving former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

NCAA To Begin Phasing Back In Stripped Scholarships To Penn State

Five scholarships will be restored next year and more will be phased in until the school reaches normal totals in 2016-17, college sports’ governing body said.

09/24/2013

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Keidel: A Guidebook For Identifying ‘A-Rod Apologists’

It’s time to realize that those who refuse to admit that Rodriguez has royally screwed up are beyond assistance. We will call them “A-Rod Apologists.” You are an “A-Rod Apologist” if you…

08/06/2013

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McQueary: Paterno Said Penn State ‘Screwed Up’ On Sandusky

Pressed by defense lawyers on his discussions of the subject, Mike McQueary brought up a specific exchange at football practice in the hours before Paterno’s firing on Nov. 9, 2011 – four days after Jerry Sandusky’s arrest.

07/30/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Jerry Sandusky’s Son, Matt Sandusky, Seeking Name Change

Matt Sandusky filed papers Tuesday in Centre County Court seeking to have the names of him and his family changed. Though the documents are sealed, they show he filed for a name change, along with his wife and four children.

07/18/2013

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Paterno Family, Ex-Penn State Players To Sue NCAA Over Sandusky Sanctions

Paterno estate attorney Wick Sollers said the suit was to be filed in state court in Centre County, home of Penn State’s flagship campus.

05/30/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Jerry Sandusky Speaks; Paterno Family Rails Against ‘Self-Serving’ Interview

Sandusky said in interview excerpts broadcast Monday that a key witness against him misinterpreted him showering with a young boy in Penn State football team facilities more than a decade ago.

03/25/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Jerry Sandusky Grants First Interview Since Sex Abuse Conviction

Sandusky is expected to give his account of the encounters that landed him in prison and discuss former boss Joe Paterno.

03/22/2013

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Keidel: We Know Enough About Joe Paterno — More Than Enough

As if the declaration has merit or meaning, the last, semantic line of defense from the Paterno Apologist is, “We’ll never truly know what happened.” We know enough. More than enough.

02/12/2013

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Dick Thornburgh Calls Freeh Report ‘Incomplete, Inaccurate And Speculative’

“What we found was that in many respects, with regard to Mr. Paterno, the report was incomplete, inaccurate and speculative about his role,” former U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh told WFAN host Mike Francesa.

02/11/2013

Joe Paterno (credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Paterno Family Issues Report Challenging Freeh Investigation

The family’s critique, released Sunday, argues that the findings of the Freeh report published last July were unsupported by the facts.

02/10/2013

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Sue Paterno Defends JoePa In Letter; Response To Freeh Report Coming

Breaking more than a year of silence, Sue Paterno is defending her late husband as a “moral, disciplined” man who never twisted the truth to avoid bad publicity.

02/08/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Judge Denies Jerry Sandusky’s Bid For New Trial

Judge John Cleland’s 27-page order said lawyers for the former Penn State assistant football coach conceded that their post-trial review turned up no material that would have changed their strategy.

01/30/2013

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Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett To Sue NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett said Wednesday he will file a federal lawsuit against the NCAA in a bid to overturn the hefty sanctions imposed on Penn State University in the wake of the Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

01/02/2013

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Ex-Penn State President Graham Spanier Charged In Sandusky Case

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier was charged Thursday with hushing up child molestation allegations against Jerry Sandusky, making him the third school official to be accused of crimes in the alleged cover-up.

11/01/2012

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