84 year-old Joe Paterno knows all about preparation and all about winning. Paterno has been Penn State's head coach since 1966 and was an assistant there for 17 years prior to getting the head coaching job. Paterno has turned down several NFL head coaching jobs to remain at Penn State.
Paterno's Nittany Lions have won two National Championships. There were four other seasons when his teams went undefeated and won a major Bowl yet were not crowned National Champions.
Paterno has won more Bowl games (24) than any other head coach.
JoePa also is highly regarded for his charitable academic contributions to Penn State.
For Howard's thoughts on Joe Paterno, click here.