Carr statement on Joe Paterno's death

January, 22, 2012
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Former Michigan coach Lloyd Carr released a statement late Sunday about the passing of former Penn State coach Joe Paterno, who died Sunday at age 85.

"I am deeply saddened by the passing of Coach Paterno. I will remember him with respect and admiration. I will remember his competitive spirit, his incredible generosity, his honesty, his integrity and his humanity."

In his career, Carr was 9-2 against Paterno.


Michael Rothstein | email

ESPN Detroit Lions reporter

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