Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel said in a statement: "After meeting with university officials, we agreed that it is in the best interest of Ohio State that I resign as head football coach." Terry Gilliam/AP hide caption

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Ohio State Football Coach Quits Amid Scandal

Jim Tressel, one of college football's most successful coaches, resigned following public and media pressure as the NCAA investigates the Buckeyes for possible rules violations.

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