has joe paterno coached anywhere else?

for a research paper , i need to know if joe paterno has coached anywhere else but Penn state

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  • Albert
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago
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    He began as an assistant at Penn Sate in 1950 under Rip Engle. He had been offered head coaching jobs throughout the NCAA and NFL, yet has never worked anywhere but Happy Valley.

  • Rob B
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    When Paterno graduated from Brown, his coach (Rip Engle) got the head coaching job at Penn State and was given the opporutnity to bring one assistant. He asked Paterno, who was his starting QB, to be his defensive assistant. Paterno wanted to go to law school, but needed the money so he took the job. The rest, as they say, is history.

    Source(s): "By the Book" by Joe Paterno
  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    No. He's coached at PSU since 1950, first as an assistant coach and then as head coach (since 1966).

  • 1 decade ago

    He coached Noah while he was building the Ark. I also heard he coached moses across the red sea.

    Rumor also has it Joe Pa coached God while he was making the universe. But thats just rumor.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    he was the first ever head coach of the Green Bay packers when he was 60 years old.

  • 6 years ago

    very confusing task. check out from google. that could help!

  • 1 decade ago

    Nope he hasn't.

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