1. Jim Tressel and Ohio State: Report Says School Faces "Severe" NCAA Penalties

    The Ohio State University football program and coach Jim Tressel could be in more trouble than initially thought over Tattoo-Gate. The Columbus Dispatch has obtained a copy of the NCAA's "notice of allegations" given to Ohio State President E...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 3,435 reads 36 comments

  2. Manny Pacquiao: Start Time, Latest News and Analysis for Pacquiao-Mosley

    Manny Pacquiao and Shane Mosley will get it on, in the immortal words of boxing referee Mills Lane, on May 7 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas for the WBO welterweight title. For Pacquiao, the circumstances couldn't be greater...

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  3. NFL Draft 2011: Latest News, Analysis and Predictions

    The annual talent frenzy known as the National Football League draft is just days away in New York, and we'll keep you up to date on all the latest news (are the New Orleans Saints ...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 2,142 reads 0 comments

  4. Pacquiao vs. Mosley: Fight Time, Latest News and Analysis

    Manny Pacquiao vs. Shane Mosley is now just two weeks away in Las Vegas. The superfight goes down on May 7 at the MGM Grand...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 17,477 reads 3 comments

  5. 2011 NFL Schedule: Best Non-Division Game for All 32 Teams

    The 2011 NFL schedule will be released tonight in a special live broadcast on the NFL Network, as all 32 teams will find out when they play each of their 16 regular-season games...

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  6. College Football 2011: News and Notes

    College football, like the National Football League and, to an extent, Major League Baseball, knows no offseason. There are hirings, firings, scandals, recruiting, spring ball, summer camps...

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  7. Manny Pacquiao Fight: Pacquiao vs. Shane Mosley

    We're less than three weeks away now from the showdown between the other-wordly champion Manny Pacquiao and "Sugar" Shane Mosley for the WBO welterweight title...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 5,074 reads 0 comments

  8. College Football Spring Games: News and Notes from the Weekend

    What a weekend for spring football! Notre Dame, Alabama, Penn State, Tennessee, Florida State and Miami were but a few of the major programs that held their annual spring football games this past Saturday...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 2,059 reads 0 comments

  9. College Football 2011 Predictions: BCS Bowl Projections for Next Season

    Is it here yet? Is it kickoff for college football yet? We still have a few things to whet our appetites over the next four-plus months—a bunch of spring games over the next ...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 2,204 reads 0 comments

  10. College Football Rewind: Texas' McCoy Shines; Michigan-Notre Dame Go Throwback

    Wrapped up in the Final Four? Busy with the opening week of Major League Baseball? Enjoying what has been relatively pleasant weather across the country? That’s good...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 2,895 reads 2 comments

  11. Jim Tressel Suspension and 'the' Ohio State Football Scandal: Winners and Losers

    The situation involving Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel has certainly created a fallout, both good and bad. Ohio State submitted a self-report to the NCAA that Tressel violated provisions of NCAA Bylaw 10...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 2,971 reads 81 comments

  12. Ohio State Football Scandal: Jim Tressel Press Conference Live Coverage

    The Ohio State University has called a press conference for this evening to address the Yahoo! Sports report that head football coach Jim Tressel knew about the players selling their ...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about over 3 years ago 4,772 reads 25 comments

  13. Alabama, Nebraska and Auburn NFL Pro Days: Who Has the Most NFL Talent?

    Pro Days are upon us, as virtually every football-playing college across the country—from tiny FCS schools like Fordham to the mighty BCS powerhouses like Alabama—are showcasing ...

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  14. BCS Championship 2011: Live Observations From Auburn vs. Oregon

    Here we go!! BCS National Championship between Auburn and Oregon. I'm Rich Thomaselli, and I'll be providing a few of the more offbeat observations on the game, including those ...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 8,360 reads 4 comments

  15. Rich Rodriguez Fired: It's Finally Official, With Press Conference Set

    It's official: Rich Rodriguez is out as the head football coach at the University of Michigan. What started yesterday, with speculation, rumors and delays, became official this morning...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 4,426 reads 4 comments

  16. Rich Rodriguez: 10 Things He Might Have Said To Delay Getting Fired

    So in the ever-fluid world of the Rich Rodriguez “Is or isn’t he fired?” saga, reports out of Ann Arbor now suggest that the Michigan football coach has managed to delay a decision on his future...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 2,323 reads 3 comments

  17. Rich Rodriguez Fired: 11 Potential Candidates to Coach Michigan Football

    Rich Rodriguez, the embattled coach of Michigan football, was fired this afternoon according to multiple media reports, including Fox2 Detroit and the Detroit Free Press...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 6,193 reads 15 comments

  18. Randy Edsall Will Be Named New Maryland Football Coach, According to Sources

    The University of Maryland will reportedly announce on Monday that Randy Edsall will become the Terrapins' new coach...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 1,779 reads 4 comments

  19. Rich Rodriguez Rumors: Gator Bowl Won't Get Him Fired, Body of Work Will

    Will Michigan football coach Rich Rodriguez be fired following today's Gator Bowl? That's the question burning up everything from the bars in Ann Arbor to newspaper pages to the blogosphere...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 3,777 reads 16 comments

  20. New Year's Day Bowl Games 2011: News and Notes From TicketCity To Fiesta Bowl

    Unless your team is in the BCS National Championship Game, New Year's Day is one of the best days—if not THE best—of the college football season...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 20,866 reads 35 comments

  21. Ohio State Football: Press Conference Set To Discuss Possible Violations

    Ohio State University has called a press conference today to discuss possible NCAA rules violations stemming from the "Ink for Ink" controversy...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 5,139 reads 42 comments

  22. Ohio State Football: Buckeyes Being Investigated For Possible NCAA Violations

    Well, sometimes the truth is stranger than fiction, and apparently the rumors that The Ohio State University is investigating several of its football players for possible NCAA rules violations is true...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 2,674 reads 17 comments

  23. Maryland Football: Terps Buy Out Ralph Friedgen, So Is Mike Leach Next Coach?

    Ralph Friedgen is out as the University of Maryland football coach. The school announced this afternoon that it would buy out the remaining year on Friedgen's contract—at no cost to the state—at $2 million...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 2,884 reads 9 comments

  24. Pitt Football: Panthers Hire Mike Haywood

    According to multiple reports, the University of Pittsburgh has hired Miami (Ohio) coach Mike Haywood to take over as the Panthers' head coach. The official announcement is expected some time Thursday...

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  25. John Brantley Considers Transfer: What Is Florida's Plan B at QB?

    Is quarterback John Brantley transferring from the University of Florida? If you believe the reports out of multiple media outlets, the redshirt junior is at least considering it...

    Rich Thomaselli Written by Rich Thomaselli about almost 4 years ago 3,365 reads 5 comments