Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno was admitted to the hospital Friday for observation due to minor complications from cancer treatments, his family said. In a statement released to The Associated Press, his family said that the 85-year-old Paterno continues to undergo a “regimen of treatments” after being diagnosed two months ago with what they have termed a treatable form of lung cancer. Read the whole story here.
Also this week, Tom Bradley, the interim head coach at Penn State after Paterno was fired, posted this on his Twitter account @TomBradleyPSU:
Finished packing up my office late last night. Walked out the doors proud with a lot of great memories and friends and a better man.—
Tom Bradley (@TomBradleyPSU) January 13, 2012