Column: They did Paterno wrong

The only thing people love more than watching a star claw his

way to the top is watching him fall.

So add Joe Paterno’s name to a far-from-complete list of

athletes who plummeted from grace in recent years: Tiger Woods,

Michael Vick, O.J. Simpson, Magic Johnson and Barry Bonds. Their

sins were not the same, nor were their fates. But they were all

banished to a kind of purgatory from which