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Penn State Office of Physical Plant workers cover the statue of former football coach Joe Paterno near Beaver Stadium on Penn State's campus in State College, Pa., on Sunday. The university announced earlier Sunday that it was taking down the monument in the wake of an investigative report that found the late coach and three other top Penn State administrators concealed sex abuse claims against retired assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.

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Down goes Paterno: Penn State moves iconic statue from front of stadium

After much debate, Penn State president Rodney Erickson decides Sunday that legendary football coach --- and the NCAA's all-time wins leader --- Joe Paterno will have his iconic statue taken down outside the school's stadium and moved inside.


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