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‘Paterno’ Author: JoePa Never Liked Sandusky, And He ‘Wasn’t Particularly Nice’

“The real (Paterno) was tough, and he wasn’t particularly nice all the time,” Posnanski said. “His players hated him when they played for him, but so many admired him and believed that he changed their lives.”

08/21/2012

Michael Boley #59 of the New York Giants tackles Ryan Grant #25 of the Green Bay Packers during their NFC Divisional playoff game at Lambeau Field on January 15, 2012 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Keidel: Are We Witnessing Football’s Freefall?

For NFL players with careers longer than five years, their life expectancy is less than 60. Maybe an incredible 40 beats an indifferent 80. That’s an important choice for us to make. But it is our choice, and it always will be.

08/07/2012

Penn State player leaves team meeting (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images) after sanctions are handed down by NCAA President Mark Emmert. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Penn State President: Nittany Lions Faced 4-Year ‘Death Penalty’

Penn State’s trustees may not like the NCAA’s unprecedented sanctions against the university’s football program, but they say the alternative — the so-called “death penalty” — would have been worse.

07/26/2012

Penn State Reacts To NCAA Sanctions

Keidel: Nittany Liars

Even with all that has been unearthed regarding the Penn State scandal, it is alarming to think that there are still many people throughout the country who are saddened and perplexed by the sanctions handed down by the NCAA

07/25/2012

Mohamed Sanu #6 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Dyer: A Reminder That Programs Like Rutgers Really Win

On a day when the blue and white get a black eye, it is programs like Rutgers that shine just a little brighter.

07/23/2012

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Palladino: First Paterno’s Statue Goes, Then His Program

Joe Paterno’s statue went Sunday morning.

On Monday, the NCAA took the rest of Penn State’s tainted football program.

07/23/2012

Penn State player leaves team meeting (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images) after sanctions are handed down by NCAA President Mark Emmert. (credit: Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Silverman: Harsh Penn State Penalties Simply Not Enough

Many won’t understand the nuances of scholarship reductions, bowl bans and removing victories. The only thing they’ll see is that Penn State will be playing football this upcoming season.

07/23/2012

A man stares at the site where the statue of former Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno once stood outside Beaver Stadium. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

NCAA Hits Penn State With 4-Year Bowl Ban, Vacates Wins From 1998-2011

With his statue no longer outside Beaver Stadium, late Penn State coach Joe Paterno has been dropped from his perch atop the Division I record books.

07/23/2012

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Keidel: Statues, Sanctions And Statutes; NCAA Must Level Penn State Football

If the NCAA is sincere – and that can always be questioned – then the hammer must double as a guillotine, gutting Penn State football forever, or at least the contemporary equivalent.

07/23/2012

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B&C Morning Show: Boomer & Craig React To Penn State Sanctions Handed Down By The NCAA

After listening to the press conference LIVE on our air, Boomer and Craig offered their take on the sanctions handed down to Penn State by the NCAA.

WFAN–07/23/2012

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B&C Morning Show: What Will Become Of Penn State?

With the NCAA preparing to hand down sanctions to Penn State in a couple of hours, Boomer and Craig offered their thoughts on what will might become of the Nittany Lions following this horrible scandal.

WFAN–07/23/2012

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B&C Morning Show: The Weekend Of Losing Baseball

After a weekend where both the Yankees & Mets were swept, Adam Scott bogeyed away the British Open and Joe Paterno’s statue was rightfully taken down, Boomer and Craig had plenty to talk about this Monday morning.

WFAN–07/23/2012

The Joe Paterno statue outside Beaver Stadium comes down. (Credit: Dean DeVore/1010 WINS)

Paterno Family Responds To Statue Removal

The family of Joe Paterno released a statement Sunday morning in response to the removal of the Paterno statue outside Beaver Stadium.

07/22/2012

The Joe Paterno statue outside Beaver Stadium comes down. (Credit: Dean DeVore/1010 WINS)

Famed Joe Paterno Statue Taken Down From Outside Penn State Football Stadium

The famed statue of Joe Paterno was taken down from outside the Penn State football stadium on Sunday, eliminating a key piece of the iconography surrounding the once-sainted football coach.

07/22/2012

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NCAA To Hand Down ‘Unprecedented’ Penalties To Penn State

The NCAA are set to hand down ‘unprecedented’ penalties to Penn State and their football program.

07/22/2012

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