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Isiah Pryor Passes the Abs Test

Isiah Pryor is a Buckeye! Class of ’17 gets Classier

(Isiah Pryor passes the Abs Test. Photo courtesy of 247sports.com) This summer is heating up, literally, on the recruiting front with Ohio State receiving new of 2017 4-star Georgia native safety Isiah Pryor confirming his commitment to the Buckeyes. The 6’2″ 190 (for now) Pryor is extremely highly rated, #2 in the country and has had offers […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Buckeye Football, The Open

Welcome to this week’s  edition of Weekend Wonderings. Here we are, it’s already July and hopefully you’re getting together with family and friends the holiday weekend. We’ll get into the James, this week in WWI, Ohio State football and Jordan Spieth.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that you […]

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Nick Bosa is a Buckeye!

(Photo courtesy of 247sports) Per Doug Lesmerises at Cleveland.com  five-star defensive lineman Nick Bosa of Ft. Lauderdale FL (St. Thomas Aquinas HS) has verbally committed to the Ohio State University. Nick Tweeted, earlier today: “Just wanted to let everyone know I’m committed to THE OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY !!!” The 6’4″ 265 pound Bosa The Younger is rated […]

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Golf in The Kingdom; The Open 2015

(Hat tip to Michael Murphy on the title) Golf in the Kingdom of Fife (situated between Firth of Tay and Firth of Forth on Scotland’s east coast) has been played for 600 years at the Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland. St. Andrews is acknowledged, historically or anecdotally, as the Home of Golf. It’s companion course, […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, The Letter ‘K’

Welcome to this week’s  edition of Weekend Wonderings. Here we are, it’s already July and hopefully you’re getting together with family and friends the holiday weekend. We’ll get into the James, this week in WWI and incidents/events involving people whose last name begins with the letter ‘K’.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon […]

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Buckeye Golf: Michael Bernard and Will Grimmer Qualify for U.S. Amateur

In August, the United States Golf Association (USGA) will conduct the premier amateur golf event in the country, perhaps the world; the U.S. Amateur. This should be of some interest to you because two Buckeyes have qualified for this event. Here’s the announcement from the OSU Athletic Department:  Will Grimmer, an incoming freshman, joins his […]

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVERBER 15: David Cobb #27 of the Minnesota Golden Gophers carries the football against Eli Apple #13 of the Ohio State Buckeyes during the first quarter of the game on November 15, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Ohio State’s QB Controversy is..

,,, well, starting to bore me. I really don’t care who, nor how many of The Three Kings get QB snaps.  I’d rather point out that Ohio State’s defense is talented and accomplished. This should be no surprise; the Buckeyes have a history of playing solid, top-rate defense. You don’t believe me? That’s fine. But, […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Soccer, Golf, Hearing Voices

Welcome to this week’s  edition of Weekend Wonderings. Here we are, it’s already July and hopefully you’re getting together with family and friends the holiday weekend. We’ll get into the James, this week in WWI, FIFA Women’s World Cup and other “stuff”.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage that you […]

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Buckeye Golf Update: Three All-Americans, Two Tournaments, One New Coach

Let’s head out to the course to see what’s been going on with BuckeyeGolf since the Spring season ended in May. Women’s Golf Update: Niki shot a 2nd round 74 (+4) for a two day total of 147, missing the cut by 3 strokes. I’m sure it’s a disappointment to Niki to to be able […]

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OSU Recruiting: 2016 DB Wayne Davis, Come on Down..

Things are a bit soft with activity during the summer doldrums,, except for in the area of recruiting. Another young man has committed to the Buckeyes; Norfolk, VA defensive back Wayne Davis, a 5’11, 180 lb student-athlete. Interestingly, Wayne hails from the same high school as OSU defensive end Jalyn Holmes. I think that Zach […]

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Getting Back To Tom For A Minute…

Earlier in the week, Joe Dexter opined about revelations of former OSU/Off Coord – Houston H.C. Tom Herman enlightened the Alabama Crimson Tide coaching staff on; 1) what he detected as UA defensive tendencies and, 2) how the Ohio State offense was designed to exploit those tendencies. Herman also met with ‘Bama offensive coordinator Lane […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, FIFA, Misc Stuff

Welcome to this week’s  Independence Day edition of Weekend Wonderings. Here we are, it’s already July and hopefully you’re getting together with family and friends the holiday weekend. We’ll get into the James, this week in WWI, FIFA Women’s World Cup and other “stuff”.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage […]

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A pinch of this, a dash of that..

OK, let’s wander into Ken’s Kitchen to briefly see what’s cooking in sports, collegiate and well, non-collegiate.   Show Me the Money First up, from Columbus, OH, per Bob Hunter at the Columbus Dispatch. Apparently, The Buckeye Club has tightened its restrictions a bit when it comes to seating in the Varsity O section of Ohio […]

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College Football: Some Preseason Picks

No, this has nothing to do with preseason Top 20’s nor preseason All-This or All-That team selection. This is a look at some of the Golden Nugget’s preseason Games of The Year. They have “selected” several games each week for the upcoming season. I’ll pick out one or two per week and offer a brief comment or […]

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Weekend Wonderings: The James, This Week, Thanks For Making PJ’s Point

Welcome to this week’s  edition of Weekend Wonderings. Here we are, well into June, facing a big weekend; Sunday is Father’s Day and the 1st day of Summer! We’ll get into the James, this week in WWI and some readers confirming PJ’s conclusions.  For mood music here is permanent musical accompaniment by Maroon 5. Grab whatever beverage […]

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