• From
    • To


9 results for "joe paterno"

Page of 1
  1. Penn State's NCAA Sanctions Are Gone; Confounding Feelings R...

    Michael Weinreb

    Here's a snapshot of how inherently bizarre things have gotten at Penn State over the past few years: Last week, a blog operated by a local clothing and souvenir store purported to have exclusive information from someone in the NCAA regardi...

    Blog | September 09, 2014
  2. Crime, Punishment, and Penn State

    Michael Weinreb

    I. A friend of mine, a fellow Penn State alumnus, texted me on Monday morning with two seemingly paradoxical thoughts: He believed the NCAA to be - and I will quote him directly here, because I sort of agree with him - "monumentally full of shit"; he...

    Blog | July 24, 2012
  3. Joe Paterno's legacy at Penn State in the aftermath of the Freeh ...

    Michael Weinreb

    The scandal at State College infects an entire system in the aftermath of the Freeh Report.

    Story | Conversation | July 12, 2012
  4. Michael Weinreb on the death and complicated legacy of Joe Patern...

    Michael Weinreb

    The hugely complicated problem of remembering a hugely complicated legend.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2012
  5. Can Bill O'Brien Succeed at Penn State?

    Michael Weinreb

    Not long after Joe Paterno became the head coach at Penn State, he received a letter from an alumnus, a doctor in the small town of East Stroudsburg. The Nittany Lions had struggled to win their season opener over Maryland, and Paterno felt burdened ...

    Blog | January 09, 2012
  6. Michael Weinreb on Penn State's first football game since the Jer...

    Michael Weinreb

    Sadness and simple horror — returning home to the aftermath of scandal.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2011
  7. Michael Weinreb on Joe Paterno, Jerry Sandusky, and dealing with ...

    Michael Weinreb

    The end of everything at State College.

    Story | Conversation | November 08, 2011
  8. The Quarterback Quandary

    Michael Weinreb

    His name was Dayle Tate, he was from Springfield, Va., and he looked like this: Tate This picture (photocopied from my decaying edition of the Penn State football media guide) was taken in 1979, which accounts for both the plaid sp...

    Blog | September 13, 2011
  9. The Grantland Top Five

    Michael Weinreb

    1. University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Ind. 2. Brian Kelly, football coach, University of Notre Dame Let me just say this first: I've never had a particular affinity for Notre Dame. I believe gold is an overvalued metal and leprechauns are terr...

    Blog | August 10, 2011