E. Gordon Gee, Ohio State University president, Gene Smith, vice president and director of athletics, and Jim Tressel, head football coach, will address the media at the Jack Nicklaus Museum tonight at 7 PM ET. The availability will be streamed live on www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com. What is this about? Obviously, it's about whether Tressel had any advance knowledge of the … [Read more...] about Ohio State Calls Emergency Press Conference, Tressel’s Job in Jeopardy?
Shortly before college football's Sugar Bowl, Ohio State Head Coach Jim Tressel's program was rocked with scandal. His star quarterback Terrelle Pryor, wide receiver Devier Posey and running back Boom Herron, among others were reprimanded for selling their awards, memorabilia and receiving improper benefits. As you know, they'll be suspended for about the first half of … [Read more...] about Did Ohio State’s Jim Tressel Have Advance Knowledge of Infractions?
It was just announced today that five college football players from The Ohio State University must sit out the first five games of the 2011 season for selling awards, gifts and university apparel and receiving improper benefits in 2009. Yes,the Buckeyes will indeed be without some of their key players for one game less than half the year. A sixth football player must sit … [Read more...] about Terrelle Pryor, Devier Posey, Boom Herron Suspended for Half the 2011 Season
When you're named Big Ten Preseason Player of the Year not once, but twice and yet still uninvited to Big Ten Media Day on both occasions, it really says something about your University's interest in having you talk with the press. Such is the case with Ohio State Buckeyes QB Terrelle Pryor. And despite all the substantial efforts by Ohio State marketing and public … [Read more...] about Limiting Terrelle Pryor’s Media Access: Certainly in Ohio State’s Best Interest
Two of the last three times that Ohio State played for the national title (2002 with Craig Krenzel and 2007 with Todd Boeckman) they had a "game manager" as their quarterback. Game manager is a euphemism for mediocre signal caller; a field general who won't win games for you, but he also won't lose any. In the third instance, 2006, they had a Heisman trophy center under in … [Read more...] about Terrelle Pryor playing at a near Heisman Level