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January 30, 2012
What will you remember most about Joe Paterno?
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January 30, 2012


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What will you remember most about Joe Paterno?

Dale H Layton I will always remember JoePa as the face of Penn State and for running out with his team on the field every game, even as he got up in age. There will never be another one like him.

Trey Hickman His longevity as head coach at Penn State. Serving as the Nittany Lions' top man for just shy of 46 full seasons is truly astounding.

Teri Heiligenmann Van Hecke I once heard that Paterno's players didn't have their names on their jerseys because he said, "It's the name on the front of the jersey that matters most, not the one on the back." I love that line.

Pj Christensen Despite his role in the Sandusky scandal, I choose to look back at all the young men Paterno has helped throughout his career. Not only the ones who have gone on to play in the NFL, but also the guys who have achieved great things and been successful off the field. When you hear these players talk about Paterno, they all give him credit for inspiring their work ethic and drive.