As the recruiting vultures circle over Penn State, the mystifying limbo in which Tom Bradley lives and works right now makes for an utterly unwinnable situation. It is not a pretty sight.
Will the fun never end? The apparently unintentional Kabuki between Jim Tressel and Terrelle Pryor would be comical if it weren't so stupid.
The NFL/NCAA merger took place Thursday when commissioner Roger Goodell suspended NCAA miscreant Terrelle Pryor for the first five games of the NFL season.
Jim Tressel's resignation could be a seminal moment. If there's ever been a time to take a serious look at all the well-meaning but traditionally ignored proposals for reform, now might be it.
This might not be the week to be strafing the NCAA landscape with depressants, but the Perry Jones and Jim Tressel stories were two more remarkable instances of institutional "courage" at work.
Randy Edsall leaves Connecticut for Maryland without so much as a fare-thee-well, and the game of musical coaching chairs continues. One more sign that the system is rigged against the players.