Penn State associate football coach Joe Paterno directs players at State College, Pa., Jan. 28, 1965. Paterno, who racked up more wins than anyone else in major college football but was fired from Penn State amid a child sex abuse scandal, died January 22, 2012, after being treated for lung cancer. He was 85.
New Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno poses with his one-year-old daughter Mary Kathryn on his lap and his wife Suzanne, with two-year-old daughter Diana Lynne, at their home in University Park, Pa., Feb. 16, 1966.
Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, right, looks at the Lambert trophy in New York, along with Penn State's Robert J. Scannell, Dean of the College of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, and Edward M. Czekaj, Director of Athletics, Dec. 6, 1973.
Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno waves as he gets a victory ride in the Louisiana Superdome after winning the national championship with a 27-23 win over Georgia in the Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, Jan. 1, 1983.
Penn State football coach Joe Paterno celebrates as he is carried off the field after a 27-23 victory against Georgia in the Sugar Bowl, to claim the national championship, at the Superdome in New Orleans, Jan. 1, 1983.
Head coach Joe Paterno of the Penn State Nittany Lions watches from the sidelines as his team takes on the Florida State Seminoles during the FedEx Orange Bowl on Jan. 3, 2006 at Dolphins Stadium in Miami, Florida.
Penn State football coach Joe Paterno arrives home Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in State College, Pa. Paterno said he was "absolutely devastated" by the developments in the case of Jerry Sandusky, a former defensive coordinator accused of molesting eight boys over 15 years.
Joe Paterno and his, wife, Susan, stand on their porch to thank supporters gathered outside their home after John P. Surma, chairman and chief executive officer of the Penn State Board of Trustees, announced the firing of Paterno as head football coach and university president Graham Spanier amid the growing furor over how the school handled sex abuse allegations against an assistant coach, Nov. 9, 2011, in State College, Pa.
Phil Knight, former CEO and co-founder of Nike, becomes emotional as he speaks during a memorial service for former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno at Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pa.,Jan. 26, 2012. A capacity crowd of more than 12,000 packed the Bryce Jordan Center for one more tribute to Paterno, the Hall of Fame football coach who died Sunday from lung cancer.
Sue Paterno is given a standing ovation and is embraced as she enters the memorial service for her husband, Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, in State College, Pa., Jan. 26, 2012. Paterno died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012 of lung cancer. He was 85.
Sue Paterno, center, wife of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno, consoles her grandson as they leave a memorial service for Joe at Penn State's Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pa., Jan. 26, 2012.