Death Penalty for Penn State!

BYU Cougars Football. Still Open, now Independent.
0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby BoiseBYU » Fri Jul 13, 2012 4:54 pm

If Penn State has any integrity, any at all, the Board of Trustees will self impose a death penalty.

[ Post made via Mobile Device ]
Image
User avatar
BoiseBYU
Heisman Winner
 
Posts: 2920
Positive Score: 15
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Mon Oct 26, 2009 12:35 pm
Fan Level: BYU Fan
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby hawkwing » Fri Jul 13, 2012 6:14 pm

BoiseBYU wrote:If Penn State has any integrity, any at all, the Board of Trustees will self impose a death penalty.

[ Post made via Mobile Device ]
Image


If they had any integrity they wouldn't have covered up and sanctioned countless little kids to a life of mental anguish at the hands of an abuser.
Bronco: Another Hawkwing post? SWEET!
Image

Tradition - Spirit - Honor
User avatar
hawkwing
Retired
 
Posts: 9079
Positive Score: 27
Negative Score: -2
Images: 226
Joined: Tue Jul 24, 2007 11:35 am
Fan Level: BYU Blue Goggled Homer
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby Gunk » Fri Jul 13, 2012 6:27 pm

If I am Penn State I try to take every opportunity to look proactive and responsible. Clean sweep. New AD, all coaches affiliated with prior program shown the door.

You can bet parents of recruits by Penn State are telling there kids not to go there. I'd tell them they can go to any school but Penn State.

[ Post made via Mobile Device ]
Image
Follow me to nowhere twitter.com/gakunkel
User avatar
Gunk
All Star
 
Posts: 4400
Positive Score: 9
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Sat Oct 24, 2009 12:23 pm
Fan Level: BYU Blue Goggled Homer
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby EM_Puma » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:02 pm

Agree to disagree. I understand your point and I see the fringes of what you say because the officials were trying to keep their institution's reputation unscathed above the cries of those young boys. Shame on them, and specifically Paterno. Their talk of honor has been tarnished forever and the facade of their honor has been stripped away for some time. While this generation lives, the flames of their crimes will not be extinguished.

The school will be raked over the financial coals of civil tort law and I think it very appropriate and I hope that the criminal laws that were designed to protect our society from such intentions of malice in covering up these crimes will reach in and hold those administrators/coaches responsible for such grievous acts of disregard for human suffering and decency. I hope they spend time in jail. Paterno never will, but his lack of responsible action was irreprehensible and it was probably better for him to have passed before the report came forth this week bringing light to his knowledge of the crimes and his inaction.

I still simply believe that we leave the punishment up to the courts that we have empowered and bring the focus of football being about collegiate athletics. I think at the base level we all feel that way, but sometimes because of the heinous actions of some individuals and their lack of humility, we want more than the casual justice that we see rampant in our society.
EM_Puma
All-American
 
Posts: 1992
Positive Score: 0
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:08 pm
Fan Level: BYU Fan
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby Mars » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:09 pm


I think it's time to form The Watchmen!...


Image
Mars al'Thor, The Cougar Reborn!
Resident board douchebag.
https://twitter.com/#!/eldermars
User avatar
Mars
Retired
 
Posts: 7989
Positive Score: 0
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Wed Aug 06, 2008 5:13 pm
Fan Level: BYU Fanatic
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby Cougs_Rule » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:10 pm

Is there any evidence that current board members new anything? If there is they should resign and be investigated.
However, most guilty parties have already left, Been terminated, or died.
Yes, this is tragic for those boys and their families and futures. And yes, they will have to learn to survive. And yes, there will be compensation financially in big numbers to try and put their lives back together.
But for some of you to just keep throwing crap at anybody and everybody is just blind rage and misplaced indignance; that or you are trying to prove to the world your morality.
When the rape happened by BYU football players, Should the whole BYU football program been shut down by the Board? Should it have been shut down or sanctioned by the NCAA?
Or at least proportionately so? If You say yes, then b that same standard you are also indirectly calling out the integrity of the Board of Trustees--The Brethren--Apostles and Prophets-- because certainly they should have Far more integrity than what would be expected by a secular, state run University. c'mon already.
Cougs_Rule
Over-Achiever
 
Posts: 5784
Positive Score: 15
Negative Score: -2
Joined: Wed Dec 09, 2009 10:43 pm
Fan Level: BYU Fan
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby hawkwing » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:21 pm

dmcougar wrote:Is there any evidence that current board members new anything? If there is they should resign and be investigated.
However, most guilty parties have already left, Been terminated, or died.
Yes, this is tragic for those boys and their families and futures. And yes, they will have to learn to survive. And yes, there will be compensation financially in big numbers to try and put their lives back together.
But for some of you to just keep throwing crap at anybody and everybody is just blind rage and misplaced indignance; that or you are trying to prove to the world your morality.
When the rape happened by BYU football players, Should the whole BYU football program been shut down by the Board? Should it have been shut down or sanctioned by the NCAA?
Or at least proportionately so? If You say yes, then b that same standard you are also indirectly calling out the integrity of the Board of Trustees--The Brethren--Apostles and Prophets-- because certainly they should have Far more integrity than what would be expected by a secular, state run University. c'mon already.


It very nearly was, and rightfully so. No athletic institution should exist if it condones that kind of behavior.
Bronco: Another Hawkwing post? SWEET!
Image

Tradition - Spirit - Honor
User avatar
hawkwing
Retired
 
Posts: 9079
Positive Score: 27
Negative Score: -2
Images: 226
Joined: Tue Jul 24, 2007 11:35 am
Fan Level: BYU Blue Goggled Homer
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby SpiffCoug » Fri Jul 13, 2012 8:41 pm

I still want to know how that locker room is still standing! The Penn St football team should be out there tomorrow with shovels and sledges and starting to tear that place down.
#GFGH
BYU PER W/L Since 1983: 343-57 (.858)
(8.4x
YDS)+(330xTD)+(100xCOM)-(200xINT)
..................ATT
User avatar
SpiffCoug
TV Analyst
 
Posts: 11068
Positive Score: 12
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:11 am
Fan Level: BYU Fanatic
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby snoscythe » Fri Jul 13, 2012 9:10 pm

I think the university has suffered and will suffer enough from this without the NCAA needlessly getting involved--just wait until the remaining criminal and civil suits get underway.

I've yet to see how this implicates the NCAA's sanctioning ability, and at this point any punishment only punishes those who had nothing to do with this other than being associated with PSU.
User avatar
snoscythe
Over-Achiever
 
Posts: 5830
Positive Score: 35
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Fri Sep 11, 2009 10:52 am
Fan Level: BYU Fanatic
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

0
0

Re: Death Penalty for Penn State!

Postby HoosierCougar » Sat Jul 14, 2012 7:01 am

BroncoBot wrote:1. I don't care if students can or can't watch football. I do care if their tuition was raised because, as you argue, football was the main income source for the university.


The civil judgements will likely be in the hundreds of millions of dollars. There is no great fund to pay this from. Ultimately the tax payers of PA will foot the bill, indirectly imposing a tuition hike on all of Pennsylvania.

[ Post made via Mobile Device ]
Image
User avatar
HoosierCougar
Sophomore
 
Posts: 590
Positive Score: 1
Negative Score: 0
Joined: Sun Oct 18, 2009 12:17 pm
Fan Level: BYU Fanatic
Prediction Group: CougarCorner
+1 by:

PreviousNext

Return to BYU Football

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot], nashdoi, Yahoo [Bot] and 9 guests


  • Next Football Game

Middle Tennessee:

weeks
0
0
days
0
0
hours
0
0
mins
0
0
secs
0
0
Channel: CBS Sports Network Kickoff: 11/01 13:30 MST
Location: Murfreesboro, TN
  • Next Basketball Game

Next Season:

weeks
0
0
days
0
0
hours
0
0
mins
0
0
secs
0
0
Channel: Tipoff: 11/5 18:0 MST
Location: Marriot Center
  • Support CougarCorner

Don't want to see these ads? Sign in or Register!

  • Register
  • Login
    • CougarCorner Man Updates
    • CougarCorner News Bites
    • CougarCorner Prediction Game

    Next FB Game

    Opponent: Middle Tennessee
    Location: Murfreesboro, TN
    Date: Nov 01, 13:30

    Enter Your Predictions

    Average Predictions

    QuestionPrediction
    BYU Score
    Middle Tennessee Score
    More Turn Overs
    BYU Pass Yards
    BYU Rush Yards
    Middle Tennessee Pass Yards
    Middle Tennessee Rush Yards
    More Field Goals
    More TDs
    More Sacks

    Previous FB Game

    Predictions v Results

    QuestionPredictionActual
    BYU Score3230
    Boise State Score2555
    More Turn OversBoise StateBYU
    BYU Pass Yards302259
    BYU Rush Yards17863
    Boise State Pass Yards268410
    Boise State Rush Yards116227
    More Field GoalsBoise StateBoise State
    More TDsBYUBoise State
    More SacksBoise StateBoise State

    Next BBall

    No Next Game Found

    Previous BBall

    Place Holder for Prev Basketball Game

    cron