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Joe Paterno to Retire From Penn State

Football coach says he wants to step down in light of growing scandal.
04:53 | 11/09/2011

Transcript for Joe Paterno to Retire From Penn State

There is a ferocious debate underway about the exit of a titan. Who is stood at the top of sports for 45 years the pressure mounting even at this hour. Against Penn State football coach Joseph Paterno... See More
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