"'I couldn't report the rape. It would've been like going up against The President.' and if that was the culture at the bottom, I cringe at the thought of it at the top." Or something like that was stated by the guy who did the PSU report. I'm sure there was grandstanding but when a former head of FBI uses the "cringe" in response to the reaction of a janitor to seeing a PSU coach rape a kid for fear of reprisals against him and his family, it *WASN'T* even close to just 3 people making bad decisions. The program caused it and they should be crucified for it.
Is PSU any different than any other school? Dunno, I sure bet 90% out there would have at least had the pedophile make an "early retirement" decision after another coach sees him touching a little boy.
Originally Posted by br1990
I sympathize for them. Of all the individuals punished by the NCAA, did any of them rape little boys? Did any of them cover up for a pedophile?
People say this is a culture issue, I disagree. Do you think the culture at PSU is any different from the culture at VT? Never been to PSU, but I doubt there's much difference. I think this situation is the result of one sick, sick, man and three people (maybe more) who made some horrible decisions.
That being said, I understand the anger at the NCAA, but anyone defending JoePa is an idiot.
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