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Paterno family still doesn't get it

Review of Freeh report unneeded, won't help coach's legacy

Updated: July 17, 2012, 8:39 AM ET
By Johnette Howard | ESPN.com

The Paterno family's announcement Monday that they're hiring their own experts to do a comprehensive "review" of the Freeh report that scathingly fingered Joe Paterno as part of a cover-up that allowed suspected child molester Jerry Sandusky to operate for years is yet another bald attempt to put preserving Paterno's legacy as a football coach above all else. In other words, it reeks of the same sort of hubris and misplaced priorities that led to so many grotesque things happening at Penn State ...

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