| Nov 21, 2011
| 2:42 PM
I realize many of you newspaper readers don't see my blog at themorningcall.com, so I'll just tell you here that in addition to writing about Jerry Sandusky and Joe Paterno, I've been writing about the state House committee chairman who has been...
| Nov 28, 2011
Tom Bradley has embarked on a nine-day road trip to meet with Penn State recruits and their high school coaches, during which he will continue selling the value of his football program.
Whether anyone listens is up to them. Whether his fellow coaches...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 6:23 PM
It was more than a little strange to have a New Year's Day without any college bowl games to use as background noise as many of us coped with annual hangovers, packed up Christmas decorations or prepped for pork-and-sauerkraut dinners.
Glad New Year's...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 8:45 PM
Many Penn State alumni — and there are hundreds of thousands of them — will be upset that their next head football coach has no connection to Happy Valley.
Count me as one of the disgruntled alumni, but I also am an alumnus willing to give...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 7:15 PM
For all the innocence he stole, there is not a prison term long enough or a hell hot enough for Jerry Sandusky, convicted of child sex abuse.
Nor is it enough to make Sandusky alone pay for the complete institutional failure at Penn State University over...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:51 AM
Convicted pedophile Jerry Sandusky may face up to life in prison when he is sentenced Tuesday morning for sexually abusing 10 boys over a 15-year period.
And while some of his victims and Sandusky himself are expected to address the judge during the...
| Jun 27, 2012
| 3:48 PM
My column Saturday suggested that as satisfying as it was to see Jerry Sandusky behind bars, we needed to maintain some perspective in our reaction, understanding that the vast majority of adult mentors are sincerely dedicated to helping young people,...
| Oct 9, 2012
| 7:29 AM
After spending years of his life sexually abusing boys entrusted into his care, and recent years denying it, Jerry Sandusky is likely to spend the rest of his life in jail. A judge sentenced the 68-year-old former Penn State assistant football coach...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 7:44 PM
He will climb atop of one of the team haulers Saturday night as he always does, finding solitude in the roar of 43 engines churning along Daytona's super-speedway.
The moonlit skies will cast an iconic silhouette of a tall, slim man wearing sunglasses, a...
| Jul 8, 2012
| 3:07 PM
DAYTONA BEACH — Everybody knows that Richard Petty is the King of NASCAR, but Bobby Bowden was the one holding court at the fabled Daytona International Speedway Saturday prior to the Coke Zero 400.
On this sweltering July afternoon, Bowden was...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 6:23 PM
Eric Chase may not quite fit the bill as your modern day "Renaissance Man," but over the past five years on local radio he has proved to be equally adept at describing Rihanna's latest top-40 hit as he is at analyzing the Eagles' salary-cap issues.