Tags » Joe Paterno

Ex-Penn State coach Sandusky loses bid for shorter prison term, re-sentenced to 30-60 years

A judge dashed the hopes of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky for a shorter prison term Friday, re-sentencing him to the same 30 to 60 years imposed against him in 2012 for sexually abusing children. 596 more words

World

From the Archives: Penn State V. Pitt (1974)

Penn State-Pitt matchups over the years have featured some classic battles.

And also, some memorable stories.

We’ll throw it back a little further for this week’s edition of From the Archives, looking at how… 351 more words

From The Archives

From the Archives: Penn State V. Arizona (1999)

Chafie Fields’ energy changed on the way to the stadium.

Fields, one of Penn State’s most accomplished wide receivers, says he always tried to avoid all the pageantry that overtook campus and the community leading up to a big game for the Nittany Lions. 806 more words

From The Archives

Penn State Football's Home Games of the Decades

With the last year of this decade upon us and another football season rapidly approaching (although to college football fans, not rapidly enough), this gives us an opportunity to consider which Penn State home game at Beaver Stadium is the reigning game of the decade going into 2019. 1,259 more words

The last time the Penn State Nittany Lions won the national championship...

Joe Paterno had plenty of national championship-worthy teams during his lengthy coaching career, but he only saw his team crowned national champion twice. In 1982, the Nittany Lions went 11-1 and defeated… 1,704 more words

Rumor Mill

Chase Down Podcast: Former Penn State & NFL Quarterback, Matt McGloin

On this episode of the Chase Down Podcast, Chase Senior catches up with former Penn State, NFL quarterback and West Scranton native, Matt McGloin.

Matt tells us what he’s up to these days and talks about his come up in West Scranton, walking on at Penn State then securing the starting role, playing for Joe Paterno, then stating under Bill O’Brien after the sanctions hit and the ups and downs he experienced during his NFL career. 48 more words

Sports

“Act like you expect to get into the end zone.”

— Joe Paterno.

Thought For Today