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Talking it over with Joe

Leaks create doubt that Joe Paterno was steamrolled by university officials

Updated: July 2, 2012, 11:45 PM ET
By Jemele Hill | ESPN.com

Now that this ugliness with Jerry Sandusky has reached its justified conclusion, it is relevant to remember that Joe Paterno's steadfast supporters have consistently tried to push the meme that Paterno was a good man who didn't deserve to have his stellar reputation trashed because of the vile actions of a serial pedophile.

For so long, the characterization was that Paterno did what he was required to do and that holding him more accountable was somehow unfair.

Paterno testified ...

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