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#Joe Paterno

# joe-paterno - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

'It's not like the jerseys were the culprits' - UCD defend use of Penn State equipment

UCD American football team will wear gear owned by the college at the centre of a child sex abuse scandal.

# joe-paterno - Friday 15 February, 2013

Penn State 'very interested' in playing college football game in Ireland

Penn State is eyeing a possible trip to Ireland while they continue to serve sanctions following the Sandusky sex abuse scandal.

# joe-paterno - Saturday 20 October, 2012

Penn State scandal: Sandusky accuser tells of abuse ordeal in new book

18-year-old Aaron Fisher, who was known publicly for a year only as Victim 1, put aside anonymity yesterday to speak about his ordeal as a child.

# joe-paterno - Monday 17 September, 2012

Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case

The former assistant coach at the high-profile college, was convicted in June of 45 counts of sex abuse involving 10 boys.

# joe-paterno - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

We Were Penn State: here's this week's cover of Sports Illustrated

“An unprecedented failure of institutional integrity.”

# joe-paterno - Monday 23 July, 2012

Penn State fined $60m, hit with bowl and scholarship penalties for Sandusky scandal

The NCAA handed down the unprecedented penalties following an investigation into the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse scandal.

# joe-paterno - Sunday 22 July, 2012

Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University Penn State This post contains videos

Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University

The president of the university said that the statue had become “a lightning rod of controversy and national debate.”

# joe-paterno - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Someone's flying an ominous banner over Penn State demanding Joe Paterno's statue is taken down

An investigation found the iconic coach was complicit in covering up child abuser, Jerry Sandusky’s actions.

# joe-paterno - Saturday 23 June, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Former US football coach convicted of 45 counts of sexual abuse Child Abuse This post contains videos

Former US football coach convicted of 45 counts of sexual abuse

Former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is expected to spend the rest of his life behind bars after being convicted of child abuse.

# joe-paterno - Monday 11 June, 2012

US coach labeled 'predator' as Penn State trial begins

Former Penn State trainer Jerry Sandusky is accused of molesting 10 boys over a 15-year period.

# joe-paterno - Sunday 10 June, 2012

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

This week’s round-up is particularly tasty, if we may say so ourselves.

# joe-paterno - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

Sandusky trial set to begin in Pennsylvania

The former Penn State defensive coach is in the dock after a string of child sex abuse allegations.

# joe-paterno - Friday 27 January, 2012

Paterno's son: 'Dad, you won. You can go home now'

Thousands gathered for a memorial service to mark the life of the legendary coach who was fired for his inaction when told a coach had allegedly sexually abused children.

# joe-paterno - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Westboro Baptist Church to picket Paterno funeral

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, who died last Sunday, will be buried in a private funeral today.

# joe-paterno - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

Sombre farewell begins for Joe Paterno at Penn State

Former players and even those involved in the child sex-abuse cover up investigation gathered at the university today.

# joe-paterno - Sunday 22 January, 2012

Penn State coach Joe Paterno passes away aged 85

One of the most successful football coaches in US history, Paterno had recently been implicated in an alleged cover-up of child abuse at Penn State University.

# joe-paterno - Tuesday 13 December, 2011

Penn state scandal: Sandusky waives hearing, vows to fight charges

“This is a fight to the death,” said accused coach’s lawyer on the steps of the courthouse today.

# joe-paterno - Friday 9 December, 2011

Jury questions wife of accused in Penn State case

It is being alleged that Dottie Sandusky helped her husband cover up the abuse.

# joe-paterno - Thursday 17 November, 2011

Lawyer says client will testify against coach in Penn State child abuse case Scandal This post contains videos

Lawyer says client will testify against coach in Penn State child abuse case

Pennsylvania state lawmakers are starting to plan for a special commission that will examine the legal issues raised by the child sex-abuse scandal.

# joe-paterno - Wednesday 16 November, 2011

Email, TV talk add new twists to Penn State case Scandal This post contains videos

Email, TV talk add new twists to Penn State case

Witness to alleged abuse of child by former university assistant coach, Jerry Sandusky, told friends that he did act to stop it before leaving the locker room shower area.

# joe-paterno - Sunday 13 November, 2011

The Sunday Papers: some of the week's best sportswriting

This might take a while, but it’ll be worth it. Kick back and enjoy eight brilliant pieces of writing from the past week.

# joe-paterno - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Scandal-hit Penn State chiefs fire legendary coach Joe Paterno as students riot on campus Abuse Scandal This post contains videos

Scandal-hit Penn State chiefs fire legendary coach Joe Paterno as students riot on campus

Most successful college football coach in the US loses job as child sex abuse scandal rumbles on.