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By Robert Littal On Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Report: Jim Tressel to Interview for Browns Head Coaching Position

The Sweatervest back? Former Ohio State coach Jim Tressel will interview for #Browns head coach job within next few days, per Joe Dunn of Akron's Fox Sports 1350 — Mary Kay Cabot (@MaryKayCabot) January More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, November 16th, 2013
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ESPN Announces New 30 for 30 On Maurice Clarett, Jim Tressel

ESPN’s 30 for 30 documentary series has been can’t miss from the moment the company started to feature them almost three years ago. ESPN has traditionally placed one of their most anticipated 30 for More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, November 24th, 2012

Jim Tressel Returns To Ohio State To A Round Of Applause (video)

As my boss loves to refer to him, the Sweater Vest returned to Columbus today to celebrate and commemorate the Ohio State 2002 National Championship Team. Jim Tressel was back and largely celebrated by fans in More...

By BSO Staff On Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Jim Tressel Hired as Vice President of Strategic Engagement at Akron

Terry Bowden and Jim Tressel, together at last! The Akron Zips are doing a fine job of collecting famous former head coaches, hiring the fired-ish Ohio St. Buckeyes coach to come aboard as a Vice President of Strategic More...

By Robert Littal On Friday, January 20th, 2012

Report: Colts to Interview Jim Tressel for Head Coaching Position

The Sweatervest is back? Jim Tressel’s brief and ancillary role with the Indianapolis Colts might evolve into something more substantial. Owner Jim Irsay’s plane flew Friday morning to Sarasota, Fla., More...

By BSO Staff On Monday, September 5th, 2011

Jim Tressel Suspends Himself For First Six Games

When the Indianapolis Colts announced Friday that they hired former Ohio State Coach Jim Tressel as its replay-game consultant many wonder if Commissioner Roger Goodell would throw down the hammer on Tressel like More...

By BSO Staff On Friday, September 2nd, 2011

Colts Hire Jim Tressel As Game-Day Consultant

It didn’t take long for the “sweater vest” to find a new job. Colts coach Jim Caldwell announced today that the team hired former Ohio State coach Jim Tressel as a game-day consultant. Caldwell says Tressel More...

By BSO Staff On Monday, July 11th, 2011
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Chiefs’ Mike Vrabel Retires Accepts Position at Ohio State

I guess Mike Vrabel’s patience has worn thin with the NFL Lockout. According to sources close to the Columbus Dispatch, the ex-Buckeye all-American and 14-year NFL veteran will be returning to Ohio State More...

By BSO Staff On Wednesday, June 8th, 2011
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Criticize Terrelle Pryor but Don’t Blame Him

  At the end of the Arkansas and Ohio State Sugar Bowl in January, we were left to debate if Terrelle Pryor could be a legitimate challenge to Andrew Luck for the 2012 Heisman Trophy.  Fast forward to today More...

By Robert Littal On Monday, May 30th, 2011

A Day of Mourning Jim Tressel Resigns From The Ohio State University

Your life as you get older becomes a bunch of snapshots, for me they are vivid. The kickball and four square stories from elementary school, my first kiss to Kim Gales, my first lamp break on Valentine’s More...

By On Saturday, May 7th, 2011

Ohio State Football Players May Be In Trouble Again

It seems as if The Ohio State football program cannot catch a break these days. Ohio States director of compliance is currently looking into whether or not the sale of at least 50 cars to Buckeye relatives and players More...

By On Sunday, May 1st, 2011

ESPN Analyst Kirk Herbstreit Quits Twitter

Former Ohio State quarterback and ESPN analyst Kirk Herbsteit closed his twitter account recently due to the backlash he received after voicing his thoughts on the Jim Tressel situation. In a recent interview he More...