Tag Archives: Jim Tressel

Buckeyes Reeling After Getting Bounced in South Florida

After beating Akron 42-0, we thought it might be all right. After struggling with Toledo, there was concern. Saturday’s disaster in South Beach removed any and all illusions of another successful season for Ohio State football. The Buckeyes were manhandled … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to John Benton from Grantland Rice

Editor’s Note: If you’ve not heard of John Benton, you’re not alone. He’s a no-name “journalist” who apparently is trying to capitalize on some name dropping to achieve notoriety. Dear Mr. Benton: Since shuffling off this mortal coil, I’ve not … Continue reading

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The First Domino Falls: Rife Pleads Guilty

Columbus, Ohio tattoo parlor owner, Edward Rife, pleaded guilty yesterday in a US District Court in Columbus. Rife was the “unfortunate cog in the wheel,” according to his attorney, Stephen Palmer, that has resulted in the NCAA’s investigation of Ohio … Continue reading

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Ohio State: Still More Questions than Answers

In our 24/7 news cycling, Twitter following culture, conclusion jumping has become so prominent it may become an Olympic event in 2012. Witness the daily fluctuations in the “legacy” of Lebron James. One day, he’s better than Jordan, today, he … Continue reading

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Judging the Book by the (Magazine) Cover

Read how the media’s new Jim Tressel narrative doesn’t fit with reality.

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Smith and Gee now on the Hotseat

The release last night of Sports Illustrated’s reported bombshell article that would “blow the lid off Ohio State football” was not quite as billed. Pulitzer Prize winner George Dohrmann can be fairly certain this morning that his investigation into improprieties … Continue reading

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No Country for a Good Man

The worst fears of Buckeye fans have come to pass. Jim Tressel has resigned as head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes. While the coming days and weeks will be filled with mostly unflattering post-mortems of the events leading up … Continue reading

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