Posts tagged "jim tressel"

Breaking Big Ten Bowl Games News, Notes and Quotes

Michigan State offensive coordinator Don Treadwell has been named the head football coach at Miami, the RedHawk Athletic Department announced Friday. Treadwell will be re-introduced to Miami fans and media at Miami University’s Voice of America Learning Center in West Chester on Jan. 10 at 5:45 p.m. “It’s a dream come true to return to... Read more »

Ohio State Athletic Director Gene Smith Discredits Jim Tressel Rumors

Tis the season for rumors and innuendo! Hark the herald bloggers sing of what could be, might be but probably isn’t. Earlier today, according to Chicago Now’s Daily Sports Tab two sources that are very close to recruiting at prominent universities confirmed that Jim Tressel will no longer be the head football coach at Ohio... Read more »

Buckeyes Incident with Nike "O" Gloves Setting Dangerous Buzzkill Precedent

The acronym slam “No Fun League” for NFL rules acting as a buzzkill to endzone celebrations has been around for a long time. And when you had incidents like Joe Horn pulling a cell phone out of goalpost padding and Chad Ocho Cinco (back in his salad days when he was know simply as Chad... Read more »

Ohio State Brutalizes Michigan in Football Portion of Border War Weekend

Assuming that it was planned and not just coincidence, “Michigan-Ohio Sports Rivalry Weekend” is a very clever and exceedingly marketable idea. I’m referring of course to the Detroit Red Wings defeating the Columbus Blue Jackets on the eve of THE GAME (In which the Michigan Wolverines were crushed by the Ohio State Buckeyes) in college... Read more »

Ohio State Experiences the Healing Power of the Indiana Hoosiers

Going into the Indiana game, the Ohio State Buckeyes had plenty to worry about. How would the Buckeye’s banged up secondary hold up against Ben Chappell and the Hoosier’s prolific passing attack? How much would Terrelle Pryor’s thigh injury inhibit an Ohio State offense that has relied on his explosive runs when their backs were... Read more »

Ohio State-Illinois Podcast with Ashleigh Ignelzi

I’m honored to have Ashleigh Ignelzi on my podcast this week with the upcoming Illinois – Ohio State game on Saturday. Ashleigh is an Ohio sports guru — on top of being from Columbus, she covers Ohio State at ColumbusWired.TV. She is a state-wide reporter for ESPN, The Magazine, and provides all aspects of coverage... Read more »

Big Ten Media Day 1: Notables and Quotables

Check out that snazzy graphic above.  Study it.  Love it. And then realize that this is the last year that it will be relevant and current. Much like conference expansion dominated the news after the NCAA Basketball Tournament, the Big Ten’s expansion to add Nebraska was the dominant topic of Big Ten Media Day 1.... Read more »