He's a sick pedo in denial.
Most paedophiles are self-delusional regarding the rape of children but under even simple questioning its almost universally clear they know the difference between how you or i expressing affection to a minor and how they have expressed theirs. A relatively small number are pathologically blind to the 'wrongness' of the crime. Someone like Sandusky was active throughout his life with every level of social interaction including charity work with children, in these circumstances it was almost certain that he was fully cognitive his acts where illegal, hurtful, immoral and causing short and long term damage to his victims.
doesn't matter what he thinks, let his victims decide his fate. I'd vote for before he becomes the cell block girlfriend
Do rapists really think they deserve parental rights?
That is an extremely sad situation, many many life-long victims