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FILE - In this Jan. 2, 1987 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno is carried after defeating Miami, 14-10, in the Fiesta Bowl, to win the national championship, in Tempe, Ariz. 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/Jim Gerberich, File)

FILE - In this Jan. 2, 1987 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno is carried after defeating Miami, 14-10, in the Fiesta Bowl, to win the national championship, in Tempe, Ariz. 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/Jim Gerberich, 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)