Sue Paterno Breaks Her Silence, Defends Late Husband Joe

Nearly one year after Joe Paterno’s death amid scandal, his widow is speaking out.

The football coach – whose heralded 61-year career at PSU ended amid speculation that he did not do enough to prevent former employee Jerry Sandusky from sexually abusing young boys – was “scrupulously honest, rigidly moral and absolutely unafraid of the consequences of doing the right thing,” his widow, Sue, says in a letter sent to former Penn State football players Friday.

Joe Paterno Dies; 'He Fought Hard Until the End,' Says Family

Joe Paterno, the legendary Penn State football coach who won more Division I NCAA football games than any other coach, died on Sunday morning, his family announced. He was 85.

“It is with great sadness that we announce that Joe Paterno passed away earlier today. His loss leaves a void in our lives that will never be filled,” the Paternos said in a statement.

Joe Paterno in Serious Condition

Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno is listed in serious condition after suffering complications in his battle with lung cancer, says a family spokesman.

Paterno, 85, began hospital treatment for the disease on Jan. 13, after being diagnosed in November. Around 9 p.m. Jan. 21, erroneous reports circulated that Paterno had died, prompting one of the coach’s sons to Tweet, “Joe is continuing to fight.”

Former Penn State Coach Joe Paterno Has Lung Cancer

Joe Paterno, who was fired as head football coach in the Penn State child sex-abuse scandal, has a treatable form of lung cancer.

Jerry Sandusky: 'I Horsed Around with Kids'

Jerry Sandusky, the former football coach at the center of the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, acknowledges that he touched children but denies he committed any crimes.

“I have horsed around with kids,” Sandusky, 67, said in an interview that aired Monday on Rock Center with Brian Williams. “I have showered after workouts. I have hugged them and I have touched their legs without intent of sexual contact.”

Penn State Holds Moment of Silence for Sexual Abuse Victims

Shortly before Penn State’s first football game since a sex scandal rocked the university, some fans cried, swayed and hugged during a moment of silence for the alleged victims of sexual abuse.

The atmosphere was emotionally charged as players in State College, Pa., knelt for the prayer held mid-field before kickoff.

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Joe Paterno to Retire Amid Penn State Abuse Scandal

Joe Paterno’s 46-year-run as head coach of the Penn State football team will come to an end when this season wraps up, he announced Wednesday morning.

“I have decided to announce my retirement effective at the end of this season. At this moment the Board of Trustees should not spend a single minute discussing my status. They have far more important matters to address. I want to make this as easy for them as I possibly can,” he said in the statement.