Trouble - The Coaches' Journal


Jill Lieber | Sports Illustrated

The Case Against Pete Rose

One day after the Cincinnati manager got a boost from a victory in court, baseball issued a scathing report that concludes he bet on the Reds.

Marc Tracy | New York Times

The Rise, Then Shame, of Baylor Nation

Sexual assault accusations piled up while the university made football its top priority.

Lars Anderson | Bleacher Report

The Two Faces of Hugh Freeze

Phone records connecting Hugh Freeze to an escort service shocked everyone this week — or did they. There may have been warning signs all along.

Ian O'Connor | ESPN

Rick Pitino Couldn’t Avoid Trouble Forever

Trouble has followed Rick Pitino nearly from the moment he started as a coach. All along, he said it wasn't him, pushing the blame onto someone else.

Zachary D. Rymer | Bleacher Report

From Falcons to Firing

A little over four years after he arrived at the University of Arkansas, Bobby Petrino is out as the head football coach of the Razorbacks due to controversial circumstances.

Jonathan Mahler | New York Times

The Coach Who Exploded

Since Mike Rice’s promising career was derailed by the highlight reel from hell, there’s nothing he won’t do to prove he can restrain his competitive fire.