The Platinum Standard
These are the best jobs in America. These programs should win at least 10 games every year, and their coaches should be among the nation’s highest paid. They should win a national title at least once every 10 years or so, and they should begin each season as a national-title contender.
One line from this year’s Equity in Athletics report from the U.S. Department of Education sums up why Jim Tressel and his sweater vest aren’t leaving Columbus anytime soon: