Joe Pa's legacy in statistics

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ESPN's Stats and Information department did a great reflection over the weekend on Paterno's statistical legacy that he leaves behind. Take a look at our recap of the original article below.

- 409 wins rank second amongst all divisions. Only John Gagliardi of St. Johns (D-III - MN) has more wins (484).

- Paterno averaged almost 9 wins per season (8.9).

- Made 37 bowl appearances, winning 24 of those contests.

- Only six teams have more than 24 bowl wins in their school history.

- Paterno defeated 80 different teams during his tenure.

- Joe Pa coached a total of 548 games in his career.

- His coaching career spanned an impressive 12 Presidential administrations.

- Coached in over one third of the games in Nittany Lion football history.