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Paterno: Trouble on and off field make for tough year

Updated: October 28, 2003, 7:24 PM ET
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STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State has lost four in a row for the second time in three years. The tougher number for Joe Paterno to deal with has been the off-the-field problems of some of his players.

It has added up to what he called the toughest season in his 54-year coaching career.

"There isn't a question about that," Paterno said Tuesday. "I haven't been around a 2-and-6 football team for 60 years. When I was a junior in high school, we were 2-and-6 -- we ended up being 2-and-7, ...

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