CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Caputo & Fithian

Three Reasons Why Penn State Football Should Be Suspended

View Comments
Paterno-and-Sandusky
patcaputo i) Pat Caputo
Outspoken, opinionated and definitely not afraid to say what he...
Read More

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

1. This was institutional abuse at the highest level. While Jerry Sandusky was the perpetrator of these reprehensible crimes, it was football coach Joe Paterno and the administration who were the enablers.

2. It was a clear case of the tail wagging the dog. Penn State football and Paterno had become bigger than the university itself, and felt empowered as such to conduct what was essentially a coverup.

3. Any triumphs Penn State experiences on the football field for awhile will pale in comparison to the shame of this scandal. Changing the cast and going back to the football business as usual is just wrong.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,870 other followers