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NCAA president Mark Emmert speaks as Ed Ray, chairman of the NCAA's executive committee and Oregon State president looks on, during a press conference at the NCAA's headquarters to announce sanctions against Penn State University's football program on July 23, 2012 in Indianapolis. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Hoge: BTN Changes Course, Nails Penn State Sanctions Coverage

There was only one television network worth watching Monday morning as the NCAA handed down its historical sanctions on Penn State.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Silas Redd (No. 25) celebrates a touchdown against Illinois in 2011. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Hoge: Who Might Transfer? A Look At Penn State’s Most Coveted Players

Admittedly, it seems uncomfortable to talk about which Penn State players will transfer where in light of everything that has led to this unprecedented situation in State College.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

Jay Paterno. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Read: Paterno Family Responds To Penn State Sanctions

The following is a statement released by the Paterno family in response to the sanctions handed out by the NCAA against Penn State Monday morning.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

Mike McQueary in 1997. (Getty Images)

Mike McQueary Was Penn State’s QB In Paterno’s Last Win

Joe Paterno’s last win was a 35-10 victory over Wisconsin in State College Nov. 22, 1997. Who was Penn State’s quarterback in that game?

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

READ: Penn State’s Penalties Outlined

The NCAA handed out unprecedented sanctions against Penn State Monday morning. Here are the penalties as outlined by the NCAA in their own words.

CBS Chicago–07/23/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Report: NCAA To Announce ‘Unprecedented’ Penalties Against Penn State

The NCAA will announce “unprecedented” penalties against both the Penn State football team and the university.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2012

Jim Delany. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Why The Big Ten Should — But Likely Won’t — Kick Penn State Out

While most of the conversation right now is about how the NCAA should punish Penn State, there’s a different organization that has been laying low and has the power to take action: the Big Ten.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2012

Drew Astorino. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Listen: Former Penn State Captain Opens Up On Paterno, Scandal

Former Nittany Lions safety Drew Astorino joined the Boers & Bernstein Show Tuesday to give his perspective on the Penn State scandal from a player’s perspective.

670 The Score–07/17/2012

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Abbatacola: Penn State, Do The Right Thing

Penn State officials have the opportunity to speak for the victims of the Jerry Sandusky child-sex scandal. PSU must make the changes.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Legal Experts: Paterno Could Have Faced Child Endangerment, Perjury, Conspiracy Charges

If he were alive today, Joe Paterno — the coach who stood for so long for character and integrity both on and off the football field — could be looking at charges such as child endangerment, perjury and conspiracy.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

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

BTN To Host ‘Special Report’ A Day After Claiming Not To Be A News Organization

A day after not covering the findings of the Freeh Report, BTN announced they will air a Penn State Special Report at 8 p.m. CT Friday.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

As Penn State students rioted the night Joe Paterno was fired, the Big Ten Network was airing a replay of a football game. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Hoge: Explaining The Big Ten Network’s (Lack Of) Penn State Coverage

If you turned on the Big Ten Network Thursday morning to watch the Freeh Report press conference then you were probably surprised when a replay of the Ohio State-Purdue football game popped up on your television.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Phil Knight. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Nike Taking Paterno’s Name Off Child Care Center

The president of Nike Inc. says he has decided to change the name of the Joe Paterno Child Development Center, a child care facility at the company’s headquarters.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Freeh Report: Paterno, Others ‘Concealed Critical Facts’

Joe Paterno and other senior officials “concealed critical facts” about Jerry Sandusky’s child abuse because they were worried about bad publicity, according to an internal investigation into the scandal concluded.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

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

Read: Joe Paterno’s Supposed Letter To Former Players

Joe Paterno’s family has confirmed that the Penn State football coach dictated in December what was meant to be an opinion letter that was shown to a couple of former players.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

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NCAA: Penn State Will Have To Answer Questions

The NCAA says that it will decide on whether to take action at the “appropriate time” in connection with its inquiry into Penn State and the child sexual abuse scandal that led to the ouster of Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2012

Joe Paterno after Penn State lost to USC in the 2009 Rose Bowl. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Freeh Report To Be Released Thursday

An internal investigation into whether football coach Joe Paterno and other Penn State officials helped cover up reports that Jerry Sandusky was molesting children in the school’s locker rooms will be released Thursday.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

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

Penn St. Donations 2nd Highest In School History

Penn State received more than $208 million in donations for the fiscal year that just ended, the second-highest total in university history despite the upheaval after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child sex abuse charges.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Joe Paterno looks on during his final practice at Penn State before being fired last November. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Penn State Football Recruits Using Scandal As ‘Motivation’

This seems hard to believe, but the child sexual abuse scandal at Penn State is apparently giving Nittany Lions football recruits “motivation”.

670 The Score–07/05/2012

Illinois hosted North Carolina in the 2010 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

2012 ACC/Big Ten Challenge Schedule Released

The 14th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge schedule was released Monday, pitting all 12 ACC and Big Ten teams against each other in a two-day event Nov. 27-28.

CBS Chicago–05/14/2012

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