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** FILE ** Penn State coach Joe Paterno (left) walks with assistant coach Tom Bradley on the field before an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in State College, Pa., on Sept. 12, 2009. The university's trustees have chosen Bradley as interim head coach for the remainder of the season. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)
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** FILE ** Penn State coach Joe Paterno (left) walks with assistant coach Tom Bradley on the field before an NCAA college football game against Syracuse in State College, Pa., on Sept. 12, 2009. The university's trustees have chosen Bradley as interim head coach for the remainder of the season. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

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