Joe Paterno

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Joe Paterno, the longtime Penn State coach who won more games than anyone in major college football but was fired amid a child sex abuse scandal that scarred his reputation for winning with integrity, died Sunday. He was 85. SEE ALSO: Did Gingrich Triumph Over Romney? His family released a statement […]

In 2000, several African American Penn State football players received hate mail including racial slurs and death threats. At the time, coach Paterno met with the Penn State Black Caucus student group but said he did not have the power to intervene. The Grio reports: Wolf went on to say that the letters said something […]

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — For the first time in almost a half-century, someone other than Joe Paterno is calling the shots at Penn State.