BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — The son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno sent a handwritten letter to Ohio State coach Urban Meyer in December, asking for a job.
The letter from Jay Paterno, dated two days before Christmas, was publicized in court documents released Monday as part of a federal lawsuit Paterno and former Penn State offensive line coach Bill Kenney are pursuing against the NCAA.READ MORE: Bicyclist Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Spring Garden
Both allege they’ve been unable to find other jobs since the NCAA sanctioned Penn State for its handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.READ MORE: Man Critically Injured After Shot Outside Of Corner Store In North Philadelphia
Paterno’s letter congratulates Meyer for his success and wishes him luck in college football’s playoffs. Ohio State went on to win the national championship.
Paterno sent similar letters to West Virginia coach Dana Holgorsen and Georgia coach Mark Richt.MORE NEWS: Man Critically Injured After Shot Multiple Times In North Philadelphia
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