// Joe Paterno

NCAA Announces Penn State Punishment for Jerry Sandusky Cover-Up

The NCAA announced Monday morning the sanctions that will come as a direct result of Penn State’s actions over the past (at least) 14 years. After covering up the actions of Jerry Sandusky – assistant football coach and convicted pedophile – for over a decade, Penn State will now face the harsh consequences. $60 million […]

Red Sox Tell Bill James to Stop Joe Paterno Talk

Bill James is the father of modern statistical analysis in baseball. He’s a pioneer in the field and deserves a lot of credit for the team’s successful pickups in the early part of the new Red Sox regime. He clearly knows his baseball…so much that the Red Sox signed him as a senior adviser in […]

Tragedy At Penn State Due to The Inaction of Many

“All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.” – Edmund Burke When one attempts to wrap their head around the tragic and disturbing events surrounding Penn State it’s nearly impossible not be repulsed and disappointed in fellow man. The actions of Jerry Sandusky are vile. He is not […]

The Couch Potato Report: NFL, PGA, MLB, VMAs, and More Fun with Acronyms

For weeks, writing this article was a challenge. The summer months brought little in the ways of big sporting events, making it difficult to hype up a lackluster docket of weekend TV each and every Friday. But now… problem solved. The NFL kicks off its 2010 season this weekend, and I for one am here […]