Franco Harris's tireless quest to win Joe Paterno his job back pretty much went the way everyone not named Franco Harris knew it would. As reported earlier today, Harris's dedication to Penn State's morally complicit former coach is so great he made a show of sacrificing his own noble calling as a casino spokesman, hopped in a car with his wife, and drove all the way from Pittsburgh to State College. As a curious nation chuckled in awe and shook its head in wonder, Harris hoped to convince Penn State president Rodney Erickson and the university's Board of Trustees to change their mind about firing Paterno, which had been the board's decision.
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