Penn State’s Brush with Death

Via EDSBS, the story of just how bad the situation was at Penn State, and how close they came to having the nicest abandoned football facility since the 2006 Oakland Raiders: When Gene Marsh got the call on the morning of July 17, he was holed up in a one-room cabin — with no running water and no toilets — More …

Things Get Complicated

For as long as he coached–and that was a long time–the book on Joe Paterno was simple. He was a simple man with simple needs, living in a small house near the football stadium, his number publicly listed in the phone book, taking a surprisingly small salary for a big-time college coach. He coached a team that wore simple uniforms More …