Jim Tressel addressed the media today after he admittedly withheld information from Ohio State University and the NCAA regarding several of his football players selling memorabilia in violation of NCAA rules.
Calling it "a difficult past couple of months," Tressel introduced linebackers coach, Luke Fickell, as his replacement in the first five games of the 2011 season.
OSU is recommending to the NCAA that Tressel be suspended for the first five games of next season.
The Cincinnati Reds are looking like the favorite to repeat in the National League Central after making the playoffs for the first time in 15 years last season.
And Brock Lesnar debuts on The Ultimate Fighter tonight as a coach opposite Junior Dos Santos. After the season, Lesnar will fight Dos Santos in the ring for a chance at a rematch with Cain Velasquez for the UFC heavyweight title.
Lesnar has been emphatic about sticking with the UFC and not returning to wrestling.
For this and a whole lot more, read on after the (page) break.