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Penn State football coach James Franklin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

NCAA Lifts Penn State’s Postseason Ban

The Nittany Lions were halfway through a four-year postseason ban stemming from the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

DePaul Blue Demons

Baffoe: What Do The Kids Protesting DePaul’s Athletic Department Know?

A group of DePaul students held a protest over what they feel are severe shortcomings by their school’s athletic department when it comes to handling cases of sexual violence.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2014

The old Joe Paterno statue was torn down in July 2012. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: Building A Better Paterno Statue

Why is it so important to some that there is a fantasy world in which none of this happened?

CBS Chicago–04/25/2014

Richie Incognito. (Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Please, Don’t Forget Last Week

Don’t let what’s uncomfortable simply be a disposable thought. Think about what’s important.

CBS Chicago–02/17/2014

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Tries To Get His Penn State Pension Back

Jerry Sandusky described his career and retirement from Penn State by video link Tuesday as testimony began in a hearing into whether he can get back the retirement benefits he lost after being convicted of child molestation.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Judge Opts Against Testimony In Penn State Case

A judge on Tuesday directed prosecutors and lawyers for three former Penn State administrators to make their cases in writing as he weighs claims that the defendants’ legal rights were so badly violated that charges they covered up child sex-abuse allegations should be thrown out.

12/17/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State To Pay $59.7 Million To 26 Sandusky Victims

Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–10/28/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Appeals Court: Sandusky Won’t Get New Trial

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky should not get a new trial after being convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys, a Pennsylvania appeals court ruled Wednesday.

670 The Score–10/02/2013

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Responses To NCAA Reducing Penn State Penalties

Here are responses to the decision by the NCAA to gradually restore football scholarships taken from Penn State in response to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal:

670 The Score–09/24/2013

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

NCAA To Restore Penn State Football Scholarships

Penn State officials say they are gratified by the NCAA’s decision to gradually restore football scholarships taken from the school following the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

670 The Score–09/24/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sandusky Appeal In Pa. Appeals Court Judges’ Hands

Jerry Sandusky’s lawyer faced skeptical questioning Tuesday from three judges on the Pennsylvania appeals court over his client’s request that they order a new trial in his child sexual abuse case.

670 The Score–09/17/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Univ. Of Illinois Gives Penn State Settlement Money To 4 Charities

The University of Illinois has received its part of a settlement from the fallout from the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, and is passing on the money to four agencies that help families deal with the trauma of child abuse.

08/13/2013

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Doyel: If Alive, Would Paterno Be Joining Penn State Officials Now On Trial?

Joe Paterno wasn’t in the Dauphin County Courthouse this week in Harrisburg, Pa. He wasn’t in Courtroom No. 1 this week, facing accusations of endangering the welfare of children. But would he have been?

670 The Score–07/31/2013

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Judge: 3 Penn State Ex-Officials To Stand Trial

Penn State’s ex-president and two former top school administrators were ordered Tuesday to stand trial on charges accusing them of a cover-up in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

670 The Score–07/30/2013

Joe Paterno. (credit: Getty)

Witness: Paterno Said Penn St. Erred On Sandusky

Longtime Penn State head coach Joe Paterno said that the university mishandled its response to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a former assistant coach testified Monday.

670 The Score–07/29/2013

Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Tips For NFL ‘Tattoo Scouts’

But we will provide these handy scouting tips to NFL franchises availing themselves of this new way of weeding out troublemakers, noting some ink that deserves special attention.

670 The Score–07/24/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Penn State Authorizes $60 Million In Settlements To Abuse Victims

Trustees at Penn State University have officially authorized the payment of roughly $60 million to settle claims from the sexual abuse victims of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–07/18/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Son Of Jerry Sandusky Seeks To Have Name Changed

A son of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is seeking to have his name changed more than a year after his adoptive father was convicted of child sexual abuse.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2013

Joe Paterno. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: New Evidence Should End Paterno Crusade

The name of Joe Paterno is beyond redemption.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn Staters Keeping Scandal Fresh

After more than a year and a half, the only person not still actively involved in the Jerry Sandusky scandal is Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–06/08/2013

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