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Sandusky Abused Children, NCAA Abuses History

Robert 277 Wrote: Jul 31, 2012 7:33 AM
Right Matt ..........give Penn St. the death penalty and hurt people who had nothing to do with this fiasco!!! and you think thats a good idea? So I guess if I commit a crime today maybe we should blame my parents???

One of the NCAA's punishments of Penn State was the vacating of all its football team's wins from 1998 through 2011. It was in 1998 that Penn State coach Joe Paterno and university officials became aware of the accusation that assistant coach Jerry Sandusky had showered with a young boy.

As a result, Penn State's 112 wins are no longer wins, and Joe Paterno is no longer the coach with the most wins in college football history. Instead of 409 victories, his record shows 298.

Before explaining why this decision is morally wrong, I should note that...