CBS Sports Fires Blogger Who Prematurely Reported Joe Paterno's Death

CBS Sports has fired blogger Adam Jacobi for reporting Joe Paterno’s death before it actually happened. The report proved to be unsubstantiated, leading to an apology from CBS Sports.

Here’s what Jacobi had to say on the matter:

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