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At PSU, Boxer Sugar Ray Leonard Recounts Sex Abuse

Retired boxing champion Sugar Ray Leonard said Monday he cried for Jerry Sandusky’s accusers after hearing of the former Penn State assistant football coach’s arrest on child sex abuse charges nearly a year ago.

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

Sandusky Victim Says He Contemplated Suicide

The young man whose claims of abuse began the criminal investigation that put Jerry Sandusky in prison said he contemplated suicide because authorities took so long to prosecute the former Penn State assistant football coach.

670 The Score–10/19/2012

Tim Curley. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn St. Won’t Renew Contract Of Accused AD Curley

Penn State will not renew the contract of athletic director Tim Curley, who has been on leave since being charged last year with perjury and failing to report a child sex abuse allegation against Jerry Sandusky.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2012

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

Read: Excerpts From The Jerry Sandusky Sentencing

On Tuesday morning, former Penn State defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was sentenced to 30-60 years in federal prison after being convicted on 45 counts of child-sex abuse.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2012

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

Sandusky Sentenced To At Least 30 Years

Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to at least 30 years in prison — effectively a life sentence — in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall.

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Mike McQueary in 2005. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

McQueary Files Defamation Suit Against Penn State

A former Penn State graduate assistant who complained he saw former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky showering with a young boy on campus and testified at his sex abuse trial sued the university on Tuesday for what he calls defamation and misrepresentation.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2012

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

Another QB Leaves Penn St

Penn State is down another quarterback after coach Bill O’Brien said Wednesday that backup Paul Jones had left the team for personal reasons.

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

Perjury Case Against 2 Penn St Officials Proceeds

A judge on Wednesday upheld perjury charges against two Penn State administrators accused of lying to a grand jury that investigated allegations ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused children.

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

Sandusky To Be Sentenced Oct. 9

A Pennsylvania judge has scheduled Jerry Sandusky’s sentencing for convictions of child sexual abuse for Oct. 9.

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Former Penn State and Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Franco Harris Gets Mic Cut Off At Penn State BOT Meeting

If one thing is certain, it’s that Franco Harris isn’t giving up.

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Former Penn State Nittany Lion football player Franco Harris (far right), sits with a cardboard cutout of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno in his sky box with a sign reading "Due Process for PSU JVP" during play between the Penn State Nittany Lions and the Ohio University Bobcats at Beaver Stadium on September 1, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State Is So Confused

It was intended to be a “moment of reflection” yesterday, during which 97,186 people could consider how their cult-like devotion to a football coach contributed to multiple violent crimes against children. Instead, the day was notable for the powerful undercurrent of defiance, misunderstanding, and willful ignorance.

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Photo: Franco Harris Brings Cardboard Cutout Of Paterno To PSU Game

Franco Harris must just not get it.

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Joe Paterno. (credit: Getty)

Posnanski ‘Doesn’t Believe’ The Freeh Report

Joe Posnanski’s biography on defamed former Penn State football coach has been met with wide criticism.

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Pennsylvania State Police in riot gear line East College Avenue.  (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Penn St. Riot Ends Aspiring Army Officer’s Dream

Stints in jail. Hefty fines and restitution. Clouded futures. The consequences of their bad behavior have been steep for the Penn State students who took to the streets and rioted in the chaotic aftermath of Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno’s firing last November.

670 The Score–08/27/2012

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

Silverman: In Wake Of PSU Scandal, College Football Simply Doesn’t Matter This Year

Penn State’s so-called leaders seem unconcerned about the Penn State scandal because it didn’t happen on their campuses.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2012

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Graham Spanier: I Did Not Cover For A Pedophile

Penn State’s disgraced former president is trying to convince the public he had no idea that Jerry Sandusky was a child molester — and that he most certainly did not protect one.

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Former Penn State President Graham Spanier. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Ex-PSU President’s Lawyers To Dispute Freeh Report

Attorneys for ousted Penn State President Graham Spanier planned Wednesday to dispute allegations he covered up reported child sex abuse involving convicted former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

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Joe Paterno. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

New Excerpts Of Paterno Biography Detail A Tumultuous Relationship With Sandusky

Newly released excerpts of the book show that Paterno had a rather tumultuous relationship with Jerry Sandusky.

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Joe Paterno. (credit: Getty)

GQ Releases Excerpt Of Posnanski’s Book On Joe Paterno

Posnanski’s book Paterno comes out Tuesday, August 21. Check out the excerpt from GQ here!

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

Accreditation Warning Issued To Penn State

Penn State has been put on notice by an accrediting organization that says the university’s status is “in jeopardy” based on recent developments in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

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