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The future of this statue of Penn State head coach Joe Paterno is under review after a 267-page report concluded that Paterno and other school officials covered up child sex abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky for more than a decade. (AP)
The future of this statue of Penn State head coach Joe Paterno is under review after a 267-page report concluded that Paterno and other school officials covered up child sex abuse allegations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky for more than a decade. (AP)

According to an investigation lead by former FBI Director Louis Freeh, Joe Paterno and others covered up allegations of sexual abuse against former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky for more than a decade. This week on Only A Game, analyst Charlie Pierce weighs in on the legacy, or lack thereof, of Paterno and other Penn State officials. Charlie also comments on Stephen Strasburg's inning count, Kobe Bryant's amusing claims, and Van Halen's push for the aging rock star spotlight that's known as the Super Bowl halftime show.

This segment aired on July 14, 2012.

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