The story of Joe Paterno is very well reported and discussed. It seems to be from the script of a Shakespeare play about a monarch whose image rises and falls.
I thought about writing this piece Sunday afternoon, right after his passing. However, I knew that I needed some time to pass in order to pay my respects to this great coach of our time. Now that the dust is settling a bit more, I have chosen to bring this out for everyone to discuss.
Please remember that we are talking about someone who has a family grieving in their loss. But with all things said, do not hold back your true thoughts about the subject.
Let's learn from Joe Paterno's situation these past three months as we have learned from his 60-plus years of college football coaching. Who is to blame for the demise of such a legend?