Penn State players give a statement on their commitment to the university

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In a show of their commitment to Penn State and the Penn State football program, several current Penn State players gave a brief statement on why they’re not leaving Penn State. In their statement Senior linebacker Michael Mauti explains that the Penn State program “was not built by one man and it’s sure as hell […]

Penn State fan says NCAA sanctions were ‘our 9/11’

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Reactions to the Penn State sanctions have been as expected amongst Penn State fans and alumni. There have been words of commitment and the predictable outrage, but for the most part, we hadn’t heard anything outrageous from those that are pro-Penn State. Well, that all changed when WNEP interviewed Tom and Sally Price. The Price’s […]

Joe Paterno had some interesting things to say regarding SMU getting the death penalty back in 1987

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Joe Paterno did a seemingly self aware interview back in 1987. In the wide ranging piece done Thomas Ferrarro, Paterno talks about how he attempted to run his program at Penn State and he even gave a rather interesting comment regarding Southern Methodist University receiving the “death penalty”. In an attempt to not just pile […]

The wall that was behind the Joe Paterno statue has been demolished

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The last remaining piece of the Joe Paterno statue site was removed earlier this morning. Construction workers demolished the wall surrounding where Joe Paterno’s statue used to stand. And now all that remains of what used to be a dedication to Joe Paterno is a pile of rubble.

Penn State Board of Trustees ‘outraged’ that university consented to sanctions without consulting them

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We’ve heard reaction from the athletic department to the Penn State sanctions levied by the NCAA. Now it’s time for the internal disagreements about how the sanctions were consented to. Penn State president Rodney Erickson signed a consent agreement after finding out what penalties would be levied on the university by the NCAA. Erickson was […]

The Big Ten adds its own Penn State sanctions

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Let the piling on begin. First up, the Big Ten conference adds its own Penn State sanctions. Which involve censure, ineligibility, probation, and a fine.

Penn State coach Bill O’Brien: I am committed for the long term to Penn State

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Reaction to the Penn State sanctions are slowly beginning to trickle out and we’ll do our best to keep you up to date on the reactions from those affected by them. Just a few minutes ago, Penn State released statement from both acting Athletic Director David Joyner and Penn State coach Bill O’Brien. It is […]

Penn State sanctions: Five years of probation, all wins from 1998-2011 vacated

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The NCAA just dropped an atomic bomb on the Penn State football program hitting them with five years of probation. Here are the Penn State sanctions that were just announced by NCAA president Mark Emmert:

Joe Paterno statue removed from outside of Beaver Stadium

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Late last week there were conflicting reports regarding whether or not the Penn State Board of Trustees had voted to remove the Joe Paterno statue. Well, it turns out that the Penn State Board of Trustees would not make the decision. Instead Penn State president Rodney Erickson would make the decision. And he decided that […]

Report: Penn State Board of Trustees vote to take down Joe Paterno statue (UPDATE)

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Penn State Board of Trustees reportedly voted to take down the Joe Paterno statue according to Bonnie Bernstein. The vote took place on a conference call last night. The statue will be removed this weekend.