Tag Archives: Joe Paterno

  • Unsealed Court Docs: Joe Paterno Knew About Sandusky Child Abuse in 1976

    Unsealed Court Docs: Joe Paterno Knew About Sandusky Child Abuse in 1976

    Gets worse and worse for the now deceased longtime Penn State coach Joe Paterno as shocking court documents were unsealed and revealed on Tuesday. According to a 2014 testimony made public Tuesday in a Philadelphia court, Paterno was tipped off about Sandusky and improper abuse of children by Sandusky and completely ignored it. Via NYDailyNews: The […]

  • 9 Biggest NCAA Football Scandals

    9 Biggest NCAA Football Scandals

    Many say the American dream is carved in the halls of the institutions of higher education: if you work hard for what you want, you can be anything. This has become an underlying theme of NCAA football: if you play like the best, then maybe you can make it to the NFL and become a […]

  • 9 Most Shocking Coach Firings of All Time

    9 Most Shocking Coach Firings of All Time

    In the wake of the NFL’s “Black Monday,” where seven NFL head coaches rang in 2013 on the unemployment line the mind wanders to silver linings, assurances to the losers that as bad as it is, they could have lost a lot worse. To anyone that thought Andy Reid’s let go was unfair, or that […]

  • 9 Biggest NCAA Punishments

    9 Biggest NCAA Punishments

    Ever since the release of the Freeh Report, which found that Joe Paterno and three other top Penn State University officials actively tried to cover up the sickening actions of convicted child rapist Jerry Sandusky—you know, to protect the reputation of the school—everyone’s been waiting eagerly to find out what kinds of criminals charges will […]

  • Joe Paterno Statue Removed, Penn State Fined $60 Million (Video)

    Joe Paterno Statue Removed, Penn State Fined $60 Million (Video)

    Well, after nearly two weeks of speculation following the release of the Freeh Report on the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State, official punishments have finally been handed down to the late Joe Paterno and the PSU football program. On Sunday morning, University President Rodney Erickson made the decision everyone on earth (except Joe […]

  • The House That Joe Paterno Built (Pic)

    The House That Joe Paterno Built (Pic)

    The past three months have been awfully tough on Joe Paterno, and it all came to a sad end on Saturday when it was announced that the former head coach of the Penn State football team had lost his battle with cancer at the age of 85. While many will remember Paterno for his involvement […]

  • South Park Takes On The Penn State Scandal (Video)

    South Park Takes On The Penn State Scandal (Video)

    If it has made headlines on the news recently, chances are you will hear about it on the following episode of South Park.  The Penn State scandal was no exception to this rule, as creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone gave their own spin on Jerry Sandusky’s sexual molestation of little boys and the school’s […]

  • Joe Paterno’s 9 Greatest Moments

    Joe Paterno’s 9 Greatest Moments

    Well, there’s nothing to add to the coverage of the scandal surrounding Joe Paterno, so let’s just step back and honor the end of the man’s career by counting of his myriad accomplishments and contributions to the game. He personified the spirit of college football in so many different ways, not the least of which […]