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Ex-Penn State president, charged in Jerry Sandusky case, cannot take Saudi Arabia trip

2 weeks agoSports : The Early Lead

The former president of Penn State, who is awaiting trial on charges related to the school’s Jerry Sandusky child-sex abuse scandal, will not be allowed to travel to Saudi Arabia, a Pennsylvania judge ruled Thursday. The request by Graham Spanier, awaiting trial on perjury, conspiracy, child endangerment and obstruction charges, that his passport be returned […]

Penn State Athletics Monitor Says Role Will Soon End

Charles Scheeler, brought in as athletics integrity monitor after the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal, said he believed the university had made sufficient progress.

Drew Brees’ record contract awarded out of desperation

It has not been one of the better off-season’s in the world of football. There has already been a host of arrests to leave a sour taste. Following top drafted receiver Justin Blackmon’s arrest, the verdict for Jerry Sandusky came in and found him guilty on nearly every charge. Adding to this was the Spring exposure [...]

Roddy White remains in Penn State’s corner

Thursday saw the release of the Freeh Report, the scathing independent investigation that tried to figure out how, exactly, Jerry Sandusky was able to commit so many human atrocities under the noses of Penn State officials. It was not...Show More Summary

Steeled by Adversity, Penn State Quarterback Is Hoping for a Breakout Year

Christian Hackenberg, who has endured the Jerry Sandusky scandal, coaching changes and a wobbly passing game, is still viewed by some football analysts as a No. 1 N.F.L. draft pick.

A Pennsylvania Brewery Is Naming a Beer After Joe Paterno—And Everyone Wants It

As the dust has largely settled around Joe Paterno—the late Penn State football coach who became embroiled in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse scandal of 2011—a Pittsburgh-based brewery is releasing a beer in honor of ol' JoePa. And nobody is complaining.

For fans of beer honoring a sex-abuse enabler, this one's for you

4 months agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

A Pennsylvania brewery is naming a beer in honor of Joe Paterno, the former Penn State football coach fired for concealing Jerry Sandusky's sexual abuse.

RIP: Joe Paterno

The last few months of Joe Paterno's life could not have been good. Forced out of Penn State amidst the Jerry Sandusky scandal, the winningest coach in College Football History failed to leave coaching with the dignity that he always showcased on the field. Show More Summary

School Cop Whose Job was to “Protect” Students Repeatedly Raped 22 Boys

“Not a single teacher reported him, or even questioned him." Pittsburgh, PA — When famous football coach, Jerry Sandusky raped multiple young boys it was a worldwide scandal. However, when a public servant whose job was to “protect” school children, instead commits dozens and dozens of rapes on a school campus, no one bats an eye. Show More Summary

Down With the Penn State Penalty

6 months agoSports : Slate: Sports

In July 2012, in the wake of the horrific Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal and subsequent cover-up, the NCAA announced sweeping sanctions against Penn State University. Some targeted the university as a whole, including a $60 million fine and five years of oversight by former Sen. Show More Summary

Michael Jackson’s Lawyer Finds Issues With Sandusky Case

He got Michael Jackson off of the charges against him, and now Michael Jackson’s lawyer is saying that he’s seeing significant issues in child molester, Jerry Sandusky’s case. Thomas Mesereau, who defended Michael Jackson against child...Show More Summary

Lawyer Who Successfully Defended Michael Jackson In Molestation Trial Claims ‘Significant’ Issues In Jerry Sandusky Case

Was Jerry Sandusky wrongly convicted? Michael Jackson’s lawyer thinks the molestation case involving the former Penn State coach deserves a closer look. “Much of the public and the vast majority… READ ON

Is a Sexual Predator Lurking on Your Kid's Team?

Ever since Jerry Sandusky became a household name and rocked the national sports landscape, it also shined the spotlight on a chilling topic that all too often gets shoved to the side because it's too uncomfortable and unpleasant to talk about. Welcome to today's child molester. Show More Summary

The Resilient Soul of Jerry Sandusky's Son

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — I am staring at Matt Sandusky. Matt Sandusky is staring at me. Holding grapes. Plastic grapes. As Sandusky gazes my way, the faux produce twirls beneath the fleshy fingers of his right hand, an odd vision when one takes into account the man's size (approximately 6'0", 215 lbs) and perpetually hangdog facial features. Show More Summary

Joe Paterno's statue could be restored outside Penn State stadium

8 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The NCAA in January returned 112 wins to Penn State that had been taken away as part of a slew of penalties following the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

How One Legislator Helped Penn State Escape N.C.A.A.’s Harsh Penalties

Legal maneuvering by State Senator Jake Corman led the N.C.A.A. to roll back its original penalties against Penn State in the Jerry Sandusky molestation case.

Bobby Bowden wants his wins back, too, after Joe Paterno decision

9 months agoSports : The Early Lead

Last week, the NCAA restored the 111 victories that were taken from the late Joe Paterno because of the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal at Penn State and now another coach wants his wins back, too. Bobby Bowden, the former Florida State coach, wants 12 wins that were vacated by a academic scandal to be […]

Penn State AD Says "409" Stickers Were "Inappropriate and Insensitive"

9 months agoSports : Deadspin

Friday's announcement that the NCAA would restore Joe Paterno's 409 wins, stripped in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, led to jubilation in State College. That included shows of support from other athletes: Penn State's men's hockey team wore stickers reading "409" on their helmets for that night's game. Show More Summary

Students rally at Penn State, happy Paterno gets wins back

9 months agoNews : The Newsroom

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of Penn State students rallied and marched Friday to celebrate the career of late football coach Joe Paterno and the NCAA's agreement to restore 112 team victories deducted amid the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

Students rally at Penn State, happy Paterno gets wins back

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Hundreds of Penn State students rallied and marched Friday to celebrate the career of late football coach Joe Paterno and the NCAA's agreement to restore 112 team victories deducted amid the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

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