Scandal leaves Paterno's legacy in ruins
Published 11/19/2011, Associated Press
He's out of a job, and his name has been scraped off the Big Ten title trophy. He's been taken to task by everyone from the president of the United States to his good friend, Bobby Bowden. Flaws in his program, once barely whispered about, are now an open topic. Although Penn State says it isn't touching Paterno's statue outside Beaver Stadium, the fact that someone even asked indicates how far his stock has fallen.Word count: 1078
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