"As our team continues to meet more of our military personnel and veterans, we become even more impressed and grateful for their sacrifices," Tressel said. "We want to showcase a wonderful Buckeye tradition by recognizing all former football players who served our country."
"...We must remind them that they failed in their glorious campaign. They must remember that they are second-class in their own conference, and an afterthought in the nation's conscious. If they gain a first down, we have to sack whatever fly-over state yahoo they have back there..."