Here's Jim Tressel's Application To Be U. Of Akron President

Akron's president will step down this summer. Among the 19 candidates under consideration is Jim Tressel, the only one without a doctorate. » 3/21/14 5:55pm 3/21/14 5:55pm

How Do Recovering Cheaters Comply With NCAA Regulations?

While the NCAA has a vested interest in keeping premier programs strong, the Urban Meyer hire at Ohio State may still have been disheartening to those in charge of keeping the school's football team in line. Five months after paragon Buckeye Jim Tressel resigned in the wake of a non-compliance scandal that vacated a… » 10/13/12 6:15pm 10/13/12 6:15pm

Daily Screencap Classic: Jim Tressel Can't Believe His Eyes

I'm in the office this week instead of my usual militarized sports media bunker in Jacksonville, which (ironically?) means it won't be easy to do my job grab our usual screencaps. Thus, I elected to remind ourselves of the mass outrage just one short year ago when we learned Jim Tressel did various things that seem… » 7/25/12 9:30am 7/25/12 9:30am

Roger Goodell Enforces The Laws That Roger Goodell Came Up With Just Now

Jim Tressel followed in the footsteps of his protégé Terrelle Pryor by jumping to the NFL, and he's going to suffer silently on the sidelines along with him. Yesterday the Colts announced Tressel will sit out the first six weeks, a penalty that was self-imposed because the Commissioner's office was unusually quiet.… » 9/06/11 1:40pm 9/06/11 1:40pm

Jim Tressel Embarrasses Roger Goodell By Self-Imposing Goodell's Stupid…

Has there ever been a string of punishments/non-punishments more baffling than Roger Goodell's recent run? Lacking a clear directive but wielding the personal-conduct policy like Zeus's discriminate lightning bolts, no one plays unless the Commish decides he's "ready," and the Commish doesn't have to justify himself… » 9/05/11 12:10pm 9/05/11 12:10pm

Wonder If This TCU Fan Still Wanted Some Loving After His Team Blew A…

Your morning roundup for Sept. 3, the day that Dragon Con's Comic Book Babes Costume Contest becomes an Elvira-hosted reality in Atlanta. Got any stories or photos for us? Tip your editors. » 9/03/11 9:45am 9/03/11 9:45am

Turns Out Ohio State Is Not Done Suspending Its Players For Minor…

According to Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer, tOSU will make running back Jordan Hall, corner Travis Howard, and safety Corey Brown sit out its first game against Akron. You guessed it: "impermissible benefits of $300 or less at a charity event earlier this year." [@PDBuckeyes] » 9/01/11 5:20pm 9/01/11 5:20pm

Jim Tressel On Terrelle Pryor: "Love Conquers All"

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Tressel will be spending his Saturdays at home for a while. » 8/29/11 5:10pm 8/29/11 5:10pm

The Best Player In Ohio Commits To Michigan

Remember this darling cherubic face, Ohioans, because he just decommitted from The University and committed to one in Michigan. You know the one. Kyle Kalis, a senior offensive tackle from Lakewood St. Edward in Cleveland, is the top prospect in Ohio, which was exciting when he was committed to Jim Tressel and the… » 7/12/11 5:45pm 7/12/11 5:45pm

What It's Like When The Media Circle Their Prey (With Attorneys!):…

When news of the Jim Tressel memorabilia scandal broke in March, the media peppered Ohio State with public records requests. Ohio State deflected as many as possible. The school made life difficult for us. More important, the school made life difficult for ESPN. And you do not anger the worldwide leader! Yesterday,… » 7/12/11 4:40pm 7/12/11 4:40pm

Maurice Clarett Is College Football's Jose Canseco

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Clarett has been right all along, but we haven't been listening. » 6/08/11 3:50pm 6/08/11 3:50pm

Buckeye Voices: "You Guys Remind Me Of Some Tackhead Teenage Broads…

On Monday, as Jim Tressel announced his resignation, we brought you Buckeye fans' rage-filled tweets at Ray Small. They were so angry at Small for speaking to the Ohio State student paper, The Lantern: He told them that some players "don't even think about [NCAA] rules." » 6/03/11 4:00pm 6/03/11 4:00pm

A Brief Interview With An Ohio State Fan Who Named His Kid "Tressel"

Andy Tomcho is a Cleveland native, former Ohio State student, and die-hard Buckeyes fan who, upon the arrival of his first-born son, graced him with the only name that made sense: Tressel Andrew Tomcho. Named, of course, for deified OSU football coach Jim Tressel. This was nearly two years ago, far happier times for… » 6/02/11 4:55pm 6/02/11 4:55pm

Big Ten AD Not Named Gene Smith Says You Can Win Without Cheating

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Gene Smith's job is safe. Barry Alvarez takes a stand. » 6/02/11 4:40pm 6/02/11 4:40pm

Chris Spielman Hates "The Terrelle Pryor Rules"

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: the former OSU star on the program's double standard. » 6/01/11 5:25pm 6/01/11 5:25pm

Jim Tressel Is The Symptom, Not The Disease

I don't mean to interrupt the national barbecuing of Jim Tressel, which I'm enjoying as much as the next guy, but there are three kinds of hypocrisy in play here, and at this point it's hard not to see Tressel's as the least of the bunch, and almost noble in its own weird way. » 5/31/11 5:10pm 5/31/11 5:10pm

Jim Tressel's Former QB Says The Allegations Are "A Big Lie"

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Youngstown State's finest, Ray Isaac, tries out some media criticism. » 5/31/11 4:05pm 5/31/11 4:05pm