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Jim Tressel

Abuse Of Power

AP | RUSTY MILLER | Posted 07.14.2012 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- It was a throwaway line, intended to lighten the mood after an ominous revelation by one of the most decorated college football prog...

Ex-Ohio State Coach Lands New Gig

AP | By TOM WITHERS | Posted 04.03.2012 | Sports

AKRON, Ohio -- Through it all, Jim Tressel never lost his charm. As he worked the room the way he did for a decade as Ohio State's coach, delighting ...

Perry's Son Mocks Santorum's Sweater Vest

Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

Griffin Perry, son of GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry, tweeted a jab at his father's rival on Thursday, using a college sports rivalry to rib Ri...

Urban Meyer Is The Perfect Hire For Ohio State

Jordan Schultz | Posted 01.28.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

In its newly minted leading man, Ohio State has a guy that flat out gets it. An Ohio native, Meyer understands the passion this state has for its football, both at the college and high school levels.

Colts Won't Use Ex-Ohio State Coach Until Mid-Season

AP | Posted 11.05.2011 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — The Colts won't use former Ohio State coach Jim Tressel as a replay consultant until the seventh game of the season. Colts vice ...

Former Ohio State Football Coach Lands New Gig

AP | MICHAEL MAROT | Posted 11.02.2011 | Sports

INDIANAPOLIS — Jim Tressel is heading to the NFL. The disgraced Ohio State head coach was hired Friday by the Indianapolis Colts as a game-day ...

Don't Give Up on Pryor or Raiders Yet

Hank Koebler | Posted 10.24.2011 | Sports
Hank Koebler

The Oakland Raiders' prior draft mistakes make it easy to assume Terrelle Pryor is another draft mistake.

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Len Berman | Posted 10.10.2011 | New York
Len Berman

With runners on first and third, a pitcher sometimes fakes a pickoff throw to third, while trying to catch the runner at first. It worked last night. Angels pitcher Jordan Walden nailed Curtis Granderson with the ploy.

Jim Tressel Made Big BUCKeyes at Ohio State

AP | RUSTY MILLER | Posted 10.09.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jim Tressel made $21.7 million as Ohio State football coach over his decade-long tenure before being ousted for breaking NCAA r...

Ohio State Takes Back Wristbands Supporting Jim Tressel

AP | By RUSTY MILLER | Posted 10.05.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Two days after several Ohio State freshmen proudly displayed wristbands supporting deposed Buckeyes coach Jim Tressel, the universit...

Ohio State Bans Ex-QB For 5 Years

ESPN | Posted 09.26.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Terrelle Pryor's lawyer wanted Ohio State to make it clear to the NFL that his client could not return to the Buckeyes. So Ohio Stat...

ESPN Sues Ohio State

AP | Posted 09.11.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — ESPN has sued Ohio State University, alleging the school violated state public records law by denying requests for items relate...

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The Schultz Report: Early Summer Mailbag | Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.15.2011 | Sports

To combat the influx of emails I've been getting from you, my incredibly passionate readers, I have decided to start doing a semi-regular mailbag. Bas...

Ohio State Board Will Speak On NCAA Scandal

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 08.14.2011 | College

COLUMBUS, Ohio — An Ohio State trustee says the university's governing board should be ready to address the school's ongoing football scandal ne...

Tressel Tipster Under Investigation

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS | Posted 08.13.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The attorney whose email tip to Jim Tressel launched a scandal that led to his forced resignation as Ohio State's football coac...

As Ohio State Scandal Widens, Will Its President Survive?

The Chronicle of Higher Education | Posted 08.07.2011 | College
The Chronicle of Higher Education

If Ohio State is bigger than sports -- and teaching, research and service are the virtues it truly wishes to stand behind -- shouldn't their integrity be the thing they're worried about?

Student Newspaper Gets Amazing Scoop | HANNAH KARP and DARREN EVERSON | Posted 08.02.2011 | College

Tressel's move came on the heels of an especially tough report last week from a rather unlikely source: The Lantern, Ohio State's student-run daily. I...

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Len Berman | Posted 07.31.2011 | New York
Len Berman

Stunning news. Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel resigning. His players got illegal benefits, and he lied to the NCAA. It's stunning on two levels. Whoever heard of a coach paying the piper for his misdeeds?

Sports Illustrated Digs Deeper Into Jim Tressel Violations

Sports Illustrated | Posted 07.31.2011 | Sports

The 58-year-old Tressel benefited from the fertile recruiting grounds of Ohio, but supporters always believed he got the most out of players because h...

Ohio St. Players, Alums Still Stand By Tressel

AP | JoANNE VIVIANO | Posted 07.30.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — As others labeled him a cheater and liar, Ohio State fans stood by Jim Tressel on Monday as the coach resigned amid an NCAA inv...

Ohio State Football Coach Resigns

AP | RUSTY MILLER | Posted 07.30.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio — At the bottom of the stunning resignation letter that he carefully typed in his office on Monday morning, in the last lines abo...

Ex-Ohio State Player: I Sold Rings For Cash

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 07.26.2011 | Sports

UPDATE: Former Ohio State wide receiver Ray Small tried to backtrack his controversial comments on Friday in an interview with WBNS-10TV. "It's har...

Ohio State Football Alum Weighs In On Tressel Scandal

Posted 06.26.2011 | Sports

Former Ohio State football player and ESPN analyst Kirk Herbstreit weighed in on the Jim Tressel scandal and said that if this happened to his former ...

NCAA Accuses Tressel Of 'Potential Major Violations'

AP | By RUSTY MILLER | Posted 06.25.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The NCAA is accusing Ohio State coach Jim Tressel of lying to hide violations by players who traded memorabilia for cash and tattoos...

Who Will Coach Ohio State During Tressel's Suspension?

AP | By RUSTY MILLER | Posted 05.30.2011 | Sports

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State coach Jim Tressel apologized Wednesday for letting people down by violating NCAA rules, calling it "a difficult past coup...