jurisdiction to act, and they admitted as much in emails that have recently leaked. In addition, the NCAA conducted no investigation of their own, which is something that has never happened in the history of the organization prior to levying sanctions.
I was never a Paterno fan, but taking away his wins and penalizing players and coaches that had nothing to do with the situation made absolutely no sense. Why? Because if one of these psychos was loose at another school, how would the penalties levied against PSU possibly serve as a deterrent for him not to do what Sandusky did?
"Jeez - I was gonna (commit this crime), but I better not - I don't want us to get banned from the Outback Bowl".