Shocking college sports scandals

Published: Nov 09 2011 05:42:09 PM EST   Updated On: Jun 23 2014 09:55:02 AM EDT

A big report on the Jerry Sandusky child sex scandal is due out today. Check out other shocking sports scandals from recent decades.

Joe Paterno
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CNN

After much public pressure, football coach Joe Paterno resigned amid allegations that he could have done more to bring the abuse to light. The day after this announcement, he was fired by telephone. Paterno died in January 2012.

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