With Pitt and Penn State both breaking in new coaches and the Nittany Lions facing the first of four years under crippling sanctions, there will be a lot of local college football storylines to follow this fall. The national picture should also have some interesting angles to keep an eye on as well.
Hall of Fame coach Joe Paterno and other senior Penn State officials "concealed critical facts" about Jerry Sandusky's child abuse because they were worried about bad publicity, according to an internal investigation into the scandal.
With the Sugar Bowl a wrap, the college bowl season is winding down. Bowl games have changed dramatically – which is a good word to describe the amount of money schools are committing to their football programs to get to one. Listen or download the podcast to learn who is spending what – and return on the investment
Dr. Cyril Wecht returns to join Ellis tonight at 8 on PCNC to discuss various developing legal matters, including the criminal hearing of Michael Jackson's physician, Dr. Conrad Murray. Also coming aboard will be Mike Edwards, President of Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, with encouraging and changing downtown Pittsburgh dynamics.
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