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FILE - In this Jan. 1, 1983 file photo, Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno takes a victory ride from his players on the field at the Superdome after winning the Sugar Bowl and national championship in New Orleans. Penn State football coach Joe Paterno say he plans to retire at the end of the season, his long and illustrious career brought down because he failed to do all he could about an allegation of child sex abuse against a former assistant. (AP Photo/File)

Ex-Penn St. coach Joe Paterno dies

Former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has died, his family confirmed Sunday, Jan. 22. He was 85. On January 21, Joe Paterno's doctors said the former Penn State coach's condition had become "serious" after he experienced complications from lung cancer. (AP)