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Jerry Sandusky sentenced to prison

Updated: October 9, 2012, 5:33 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

BELLEFONTE, Pa. -- Jerry Sandusky was sentenced Tuesday to at least 30 years in prison -- effectively a life sentence -- in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno's downfall.

A defiant Sandusky gave a rambling statement in which he denied the allegations and talked about his life in prison and the pain of being away from his family.

"I've forgiven, I've been forgiven. I've comforted others, I've been comforted. I've been ...

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