Fans gather to wish Joe Paterno well
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- About two dozen fans gathered briefly outside Joe Paterno's home Wednesday night to wish the former Penn State coach a happy 85th birthday and sing a Christmas carol.
Paterno's son, quarterback coach Jay Paterno, thanked the crowd on behalf of his father. He said that because of chemotherapy Paterno was a little weak so he couldn't come outside.
Joe Paterno has been diagnosed with what his family has called a treatable form of lung cancer.
"Happy birthday ...
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