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Rain falls on the statue of former Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno outside Beaver Stadium July 20, 2012, in State College, Pa. (credit: Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)

Family Commissions Own Report On Paterno’s Involvement In Sandusky Scandal

An executive summary of the critique released Sunday said the “observations” of Paterno by Freeh in July were unfounded

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/10/2013

Players huddle in prayer following the Kansas City Chiefs 27-21 victory over the Carolina Panthers at Arrowhead Stadium on December 2, 2012 in Kansas City, Missouri -- the day after Jovan Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend at their home, then drove to the Chiefs' practice facility and took his own life. (Credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Sports Year: Sad Sagas The Story Of 2012

Again and again, it seemed, the sports world in 2012 saw the end of long tales with tragic or, at best, bittersweet endings.

97.1 The Ticket–01/01/2013

Community members pay their respects at the statue of Joe Paterno, the former Penn State football coach, after hearing of Paterno's death, outside of Beaver Stadium on January 22, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno, who was 85 years old, had been battling lung cancer. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn State Voted AP Sports Story Of Year Again

The Penn State child sex abuse scandal was selected as the sports story of the year by U.S. editors and news directors in an annual vote conducted by The Associated Press.

12/19/2012

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Michigan Matters: Detroit Mayor Dave Bing

This week on Michigan Matters hear what Mayor Dave Bing has to say about the state of his city.

CBS 62–08/28/2012

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Motor City Mayor Gives Obama Mixed Reviews

Detroit Mayor Dave Bing gave Barack Obama mixed reviews as president in his first term when asked about it during taping of “Michigan Matters.”

CBS 62–08/24/2012

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CBS Pittsburgh: NCAA To Announce ‘Unprecedented’ Penalties Against PSU

enn State officials elected to take down the Joe Paterno Statue outside of Beaver Stadium Sunday morning, but another bombshell could come on Monday.

07/22/2012

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Penn State To Respond Soon To NCAA Demand For Info

As the NCAA considers whether Penn State should face penalties following the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal — including a possible shutdown of its celebrated football program — the university says it will respond within days to the governing body’s demand for information.

97.1 The Ticket–07/18/2012

Joe Paterno (Credit: Getty Images/Doug Benc)

Report: Paterno Contract Deal Reached Amid Grand Jury Testimony

Veteran Penn State football coach Joe Paterno began talks that resulted in a sweetened retirement contract in the same month that he testified before a grand jury in the Jerry Sandusky sex-abuse case.

97.1 The Ticket–07/14/2012

Detroit Lions president Matt Millen with quarterback Jon Kitna before a game between the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois on September 17, 2006.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Millen Defends Paterno, Blasts ‘Blame Game’ In Penn State Case

“The Joe that I knew, for the four years that I was under his rule and then as I knew him years after, Joe, he did not waver on the character, on the integrity, all those things.”

CBS Detroit–07/12/2012

STATE COLLEGE, PA - NOVEMBER 9: Students and those in the community fill the streets and react after football head coach Joe Paterno was fired during the Penn State Board of Trustees Press Conference, in downtown Penn State, November 9, 2011 in State College, Pennsylvania. (credit: Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Opinion: Penn State Officials Should Rot In Jail

For Joe Paterno, his legacy will always lay on the same shelf with the horror that Jerry Sandusky wrought upon Happy Valley.

97.1 The Ticket–07/12/2012

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