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Illness Factors Into Fera’s Decision To Leave PSU

Penn State lost a special teams ace to Texas, while two more Nittany Lions have left Happy Valley without ever playing a game for first-year coach Bill O’Brien.


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Penn State Trustees: Sanctions Better Than Football Ban

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


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High School Senior Optimistic About Playing For Penn State Despite Sandusky Conviction

Even with all the challenges Penn State University has faced over the last eight months, Greg Webb from Sicklerville says he still plans on playing football when he graduates high school.


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Judge: Sandusky Verdict Can’t Be Reported Until Court Is Adjourned

Jury deliberations are now underway in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case.


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Thousands Snatch Up Free Paterno Memorial Tickets, Some Try To Make A Quick Buck

Penn State officials were overwhelmed with demand for free tickets to attend Thursdays Memorial for Joe Paterno and although the tickets were free to the public, but some tried to make a quick buck.


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Long Lines To Bid Farewell To Paterno

Decked out in Penn State hats and jackets, students and townspeople stood in a line more than a quarter-mile long Tuesday to pay their respects to Joe Paterno, the coach who for nearly a half century was the face of their university.


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Penn State University Takes First Steps In Scandal Reform

The Penn State Board of Trustees announced a series of interim recommendations put in place after the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal at their regularly scheduled board meeting in State College.


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Bill O’Brien – Joe Paterno – Tim Tebow

There isn’t much question that the sports story of this week was written by a fellow named Bill O’Brien when he signed a contract to coach football at Penn State. He is, indeed, taking on a Herculean task.


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Paternos Make Annual $100K Donation To Penn State

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno and his wife donated $100,000 last month to Penn State, money that was split between a library and an undergraduate fellows program that bear the family name.


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Quiet Pennsylvania Town Center Stage For Sandusky Face-off

A sleepy country town better known for fly fishing than courtroom drama takes center stage Tuesday for a face-to-face encounter between a disgraced Penn State coach and the young men who say he sexually assaulted them as children in showers and campus locker rooms.


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Former FBI Dir. Louis Freeh To Head Penn State’s Child Abuse Probe

Former FBI director Louis Freeh, tapped to lead Penn State’s investigation into the child sex-abuse allegations against a former assistant football coach, said his inquiry will go as far back as 1975, a much longer period than a grand jury report issued earlier this month.


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Ex-PSU Grad Assistant Matt Paknis On WFAN: Paterno Knows Everything

NEW YORK (WFAN) – A former child-abuse victim himself, former football grad assistant Matt Paknis believes Joe Paterno knew about Jerry Sandusky’s alleged sexual abuse against children years ago. Paknis joined WFAN’s Mike Francesa on […]


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PSU Trustees: Spanier Out As President, Paterno Out As Coach

Penn State President Graham Spanier, one of the nation’s longest-serving college presidents, was ousted Wednesday in the wake of a child sex abuse scandal involving the school’s football program that authorities suggested wasn’t taken seriously by university officials.


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With Urban Meyer Available, Penn State Will Have Coaching Opening

Penn State needs a coach. Urban Meyer is available. Let the speculation begin.