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Joe Paterno Dead At 85

Joe Paterno. (Todd Warshaw  /Allsport)

Nike CEO: ‘Joe Is My Hero’

Check out this portion of Phil Knight’s speech at Joe Paterno’s funeral.

670 The Score–01/26/2012

Joe Paterno

Video: Poorly-Placed Ad On Paterno Funeral Story

Check out the video of a Jeep crashing through the funeral of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno.

670 The Score–01/26/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pa Governor Offered Advice Before Vote To Fire Paterno

Minutes before the 32-member board of trustees voted to fire head football coach Joe Paterno on Nov. 9, Gov. Tom Corbett offered a piece of advice to the board.

670 The Score–01/25/2012

Mourners wait in a long line before paying respect to former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Second Day Of Mourning For Paterno To End With Burial

The second day of a three-day period of public mourning for Joe Paterno will culminate with the funeral and burial for the Hall of Fame football coach who became the face of Penn State University.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2012

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

Wisch: Without Paterno, Is Penn State’s Football Dominance Gone Too?

From 1887 to 1891, Penn State University played the first 22 football games of its existence, and managed to do so in the most curious fashion possible.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2012

Jerry Sandusky. (Courtesy: Office of the Attorney General)

Sandusky On Paterno’s Death: ‘A Sad Day’

Jerry Sandusky, the retired Penn State assistant coach who faces child sex abuse charges in a case that led to the firing of Joe Paterno, called the death of his former boss a sad loss Sunday.

670 The Score–01/24/2012

Joe Paterno

Paterno Memorial Sold Out; Tickets Go For 99K

At least two tickets were posted on eBay, with the price reaching $99,509 before the website shut down the auction.

670 The Score–01/24/2012

Joe Paterno in 1999. (Jonathan Daniel/Allsport)

Paterno Funeral Scheduled For Wednesday

Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno will be buried Wednesday, and his family has scheduled three days of public memorial events this week.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

People walk past the mural "Inspiration" by artist Michael Pilato, which features faces of notable Penn Staters including Joe Paterno.  (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Paterno Mural Given Halo After His Death

The painting features notable Penn Staters such as Joe Paterno. One day after Paterno died, a halo was painted over his head.

670 The Score–01/23/2012

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

Pa. Govenor Orders Flags To Half-Staff For Paterno

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered the state’s flags lowered to half-staff in honor of legendary Penn State coach Joe Paterno.

670 The Score–01/23/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

DiNardo: We Can’t Let This Happen Again

With all the horror that surrounds the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, one college football expert thinks there are many lessons to be learned.

670 The Score–01/23/2012

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

Baffoe: Paterno Gone Too Soon

Yes, you read that headline correctly. Former Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno died too early.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

PSU Faculty: Tough To Come To Terms With Paterno’s Passing

One day after the passing of Joe Paterno, many in the Penn State community are struggling to make sense of the events of the last three months.

670 The Score–01/23/2012

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Penn State Alum: Scandal Shouldn’t Define Paterno

A member of Penn State’s alumni board of directors living in Chicago said the sex abuse scandal that cost Joe Paterno his job as coach shouldn’t obliterate his otherwise exceptional career.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2012

Joe Paterno in 1999. (Jonathan Daniel/Allsport/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cry For Victims, Not Paterno

No number of victories stacks up against what these boys and their families lost. Not even 409.

670 The Score–01/22/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

READ: Paterno Family Statement

Read the transcript from the Paterno family statement regarding the death of Joe Paterno:

CBS Chicago–01/22/2012

Joe Paterno directs play of quarterback Matt McGloin. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Joe Paterno Dead At 85

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.

CBS Chicago–01/22/2012