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Paterno has lung cancer, son says

Penn State's Joe Paterno

Big Ten Blast: Nov. 18th Afternoon Update

The Associated Press reports that former Penn State coach Joe Paterno has a treatable form of lung cancer, according to his son. Scott Paterno said in a statement provided to The Associated Press by a family representative on Friday that the 84-year-old Joe Paterno is undergoing treatment and that “his doctors are optimistic he will make a full recovery.” Read the full story here.

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Watch our Brian Peters Feature on Saturday

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Little Jack

As Northwestern safety Brian Peters’ college football career comes to a  close, the senior shares his unlikely connection to seven-year-old Wildcat fan Jack Marshall, and the role Brian has played in helping Jack overcome seemingly insurmountable odds. The full video of this feature story will air on Saturday morning during our Big Ten Football Pregame show at 10:30 a.m. ET. But watch a snippet of it right here. Also, if you enjoy our BTN TV feature profiles, check out previous ones in our BTN features archive.

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NCAA to investigate Penn State athletic programs

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Big Ten Blast: Nov. 18th Afternoon Update

Penn State has learned via letter from NCAA President Mark Emmert that the governing body of collegiate sports will launch an investigation of the university’s athletic programs in the wake of allegations of sexual abuse by a former assistant coach and charges of perjury against to two senior school officials, according to a release posted at Penn State Live website (http://live.psu.edu). Read the full release here including the PDF of the letter from the NCAA, and read the updated entire AP story right here.

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Big Ten Icons: Woody Hayes, Friday at 11 p.m. ET

Woody Hayes

Big Ten Icons: Woody Hayes

The Woody Hayes episode of Big Ten Icons, presented by Discover, debuts at 11 p.m. ET Friday after the Ohio State-Jackson State basketball game. The series is hosted by Hall of Fame sports broadcaster Keith Jackson. The show includes new one-on-one interviews with Archie Griffin, Lou Holtz, Tim May, Jack Park, Jeff Logan, John Bacon, Dave Foley, Gary Moeller, Dave Adolph, Harold “Champ” Henson, Bill Myles, Jim Stillwagon and others.

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Legends & Leaders Races Heat Up

Michigan State's Kirk Cousins

Rex Burkhead Interview

We could know a whole lot more about the Big Ten divisional races after Saturday’s six Big Ten football games, but then there’s also a chance that the races could come down to the final weekend, too. Looking for the tie-breaking rules? We got them. We also have the latest Big Ten standings and the BCS standings. Plus, BTN.com senior writer Tom Dienhart has been previewing Saturday’s games all week with his game breakdowns, Big Ten picks, our reader mailbag, and a few things you may want to keep an eye on.

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