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Penn State coach Joe Paterno watches his football team practice on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in State College, Pa. Paterno, who preached success with honor for a half-century but whose legend was shattered by a child-sex-abuse scandal, said Wednesday that he would retire at the end of the season. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
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Penn State coach Joe Paterno watches his football team practice on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, in State College, Pa. Paterno, who preached success with honor for a half-century but whose legend was shattered by a child-sex-abuse scandal, said Wednesday that he would retire at the end of the season. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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