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Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview

Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Ohio State Buckeyes: Brutally Honest Game Preview
Last week, the Penn State Nittany Lions played their first game after the biggest story is sports history unfolded on their campus. It led to their first Big Ten loss of the season. This week they’ll take to the road for the first time in the wake of the PSU pedophilia scandal, and face the... Read more »

Joe Paterno's Bizarre Real Estate Transfer: Did he Foresee Scandal Coming?

Joe Paterno's Bizarre Real Estate Transfer: Did he Foresee Scandal Coming?
According to insiders within the Penn State program, Joe Paterno was the CEO of not just college football, but everything else surrounding the team in Happy Valley. He was cold, calculating, and in control of all that went on. So those claiming the senility defense, “oh he’s a confused old man,”- sorry that just doesn’t... Read more »

#12 Penn State vs. #19 Nebraska: Darkest Game Preview Story Ever

#12 Penn State vs. #19 Nebraska: Darkest Game Preview Story Ever
Are you ready for some football? You have burning questions about what will happen on the gridiron in State College this weekend? Penn State news that actually focuses on college football? Hhmm, yeah, we’ll try. It’s hard to think about football when you have a campus in mutiny due to the firing of one of... Read more »
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Penn State Football Needs to Fire Everyone to Remove Sex Scandal Stigma

Penn State Football Needs to Fire Everyone to Remove Sex Scandal Stigma
Remember the salad days when the Ohio State Buckeyes were the disgrace of the Big Ten? Or when Cam Newton at Auburn or Nevin Shapiro at Miami was considered the most polarizing and/or loathable figure in college football? Today however, free tattoos and Terrelle Pryor at OSU is overshadowed by a division rival in the... Read more »

JoePa Failed Morally: Reputation of Paterno, Penn State Football Tarnished Forever

JoePa Failed Morally: Reputation of Paterno, Penn State Football Tarnished Forever
What’s going on in Penn State right now is a lot more than a college football scandal. It’s a lot more than a Penn State University scandal. It’s an evil, and complicity to evil so large in its scope that it transcends both football and education. The case of criminal pedophile Jerry Sandusky is a... Read more »

College Football History Made in Evanston; JoePa Beats Northwestern to Tie Coaching Wins Record

College Football History Made in Evanston; JoePa Beats Northwestern to Tie Coaching Wins Record
In both 2010 and 2011, Penn State Head Coach Joe Paterno reached a legendary coaching milestone versus  the Northwestern Wildcats. Last year, the all-time FBS coaching wins leader notched his 400th career win in Happy Valley, as the Nittany Lions nipped the Cats 35-21. This time, the 84-year-old grandfather of 17 and father of five... Read more »
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Despite Media Day Reports, Joe Paterno Still not Dead Yet

As I went through my Big Ten Media Day audio and transcript of legendary Penn State Head Coach Joe Paterno, I thought “wow, some of my media brethren are ghouls. There’s a lot in here about death and illness.” And this is very important because the 83-year-old Paterno is THE “get” of Big Ten Media... Read more »
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