STATE COLLEGE, PA - FEBRUARY 5: Kyle Snyder of the Ohio State Buckeyes during a match against the Penn State Nittany Lions on February 5, 2016 at Recreation Hall on the campus of Penn State University in State College, Pennsylvania. Penn State won 24-14. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Kyle Snyder Wins Heavyweight Title

Most 19 year old college sophomores are just finally adjusting to college life and figuring out where they’ll spend their Saturday nights. Not Kyle Snyder. Snyder, only 19, is the youngest world champion in the history of wrestling and is now on the cusp of his first national title in a scarlet and grey singlet. […]

STATE COLLEGE, PA - FEBRUARY 5: Bo Nickal of the Penn State Nittany Lions during a match against Myles Martin of the Ohio State Buckeyes on February 5, 2016 at Recreation Hall on the campus of Penn State University in State College, Pennsylvania. Penn State won 24-14. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Ohio State True Freshman Wins 174 Pound National Title

The remarkable run for Ohio State true freshman Myles Martin came to end in the 174 finals at the 2016 NCAA wrestling finals, completing the ultimate goal — a national title. Martin, the 11 seed, made his way to finals only to face the 1 seed Bo Nickal of Penn State for the 4th time […]


Ezekiel Elliott wins 2015 Silver Football

In a season in which all the major awards and all american status has eluded him, Ezekiel Elliott finally has a trophy to put upon his mantle. Elliott was named the 2015 Chicago Tribune’s Big Ten Most Valuable Player on Friday, winning the coveted Silver Football. Zeke becomes the 18th Buckeye to take home the […]


tBBC Top Ten

(Those guys, again. This is getting old) Welcome to week 13 of tBBC Top Ten. Once again we have a topsy-turvy week in college football and the Top Ten is once again turned on it’s head. There is a major shake up this week in the top 4,  however. Jeff Long and the committee will […]

ANN ARBOR, MI - NOVEMBER 28:  Running back Ezekiel Elliott #15 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates after rushing for a second quarter touchdown against the Michigan Wolverines at Michigan Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Ohio State Dominates That Team Up North in 42-13 Win

As episode 1 of Urban vs Harbaugh kicked off, many questions surrounded The Game. Could Ohio State rebound after losing their first B1G regular season game under Urban Meyer? How would the offense of Ohio State rebound after last week’s awful showing versus MSU? Who would take over the play calling? How would Ezekiel Elliott […]


tBBC Top Ten: Week of 11/23

(Photo Courtesy of Welcome to week 12 of tBBC Top Ten. If last week was survivor Saturday, this past weekend could be dubbed survivor Saturday, part two. Two teams in the top ten lost and a pair of teams held on for dear life but still won. Without further ado, let’s jump right into […]

TBBC Top Ten: Week of 11/16

Welcome to the week 11 top ten! What a weekend it was. The Pac 12 eliminated itself and most of the top ten winners didn’t do anything spectacular. The playoff committee agreed with my top four last week, they just didn’t get the order correct. So, without further ado, here we go……. 1. Ohio State […]

TUSCALOOSA, AL - NOVEMBER 07:  Derrick Henry #2 of the Alabama Crimson Tide rushes for touchdown against Jalen Mills #28 of the LSU Tigers in the second quarter at Bryant-Denny Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

TBBC Top Ten: Week of 11/9/15

Welcome to the new and improved tBBC top ten. Each week I will give you my, the most accurate by the way, opinion of the top ten teams in the country. You as the reader can then comment back and tell me how smart and right I am! Let’s get started. I know I could […]

WACO, TX - SEPTEMBER 06:  Seth Russell #17 of the Baylor Bears throws against the Northwestern State Demons at McLane Stadium on September 6, 2014 in Waco, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

tBBC Top Ten: 10/28/15

After a short hiatus we are back with tBBC top ten poll. After a week where we saw a top 5 team and another top ten team fall out, we inch a week closer to the first College Football Playoff Rankings being released for first time in 2015. Here’s a look at our staff’s top […]

Sep 7, 2015; Blacksburg, VA, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Braxton Miller (1) celebrates after scoring a touchdown against the Virginia Tech Hokies in the third quarter at Lane Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

tBBC Top Ten: Week 5

(Guess who’s #1?) Week 5 is upon us and it is time for tBBC’s first top ten of the season. Unlike the pollsters that make up the AP and Coaches poll, we here at tBBC choose to wait and get a glimpse at a few teams before we come out with our collective rankings. Unlike […]


Four Games in Three Days and a Buckeye Win!

As many of you know, I took a football trip for the ages last season when I was able to see three football games in one day. I never thought I could top seeing OSU/Navy, Maryland/James Madison, and Towson/Central Connecticut in one day last season but I was able to top that and then some […]

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 28:  Quarterback Braxton Miller #5 of the Ohio State Buckeyes eludes the grasp of Warren Herring #45 of the Wisconsin Badgers in the first quarter while rolling out at Ohio Stadium on September 28, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Wisconsin 31-24.   (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Braxton Miller Finally Speaks

He’s going to Oregon……He’s going to Alabama…..He’s going to Florida State……He’s playing wide receiver……He’s playing H Back……He’ll return kicks……He’s finally spoke….. Ohio State senior quarterback Braxton Miller finally broke his silence Thursday afternoon when he sat down with Columbus Dispatch writers, Tim May and Bill Rabinowitz in Urban Meyer’s office. Miller stated very clearly that […]

STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 27: A Penn State Nittany Lions fan dressed up as former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno's statue poses to other fans in the crowd during a game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Beaver Stadium on October 27, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. The Ohio State Buckeyes won, 35-23. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

A View from C-Deck: My Hatred for Penn State

As I was driving around the mean streets of Cleveland on Monday, I thought to myself, wow, I’m actually having a great Monday. I decided to turn on my favorite XM radio show, College Football with Jack Arute and Gino Teretta. The first few segments were great as usual and was getting me more more […]

JACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 02:  Quaterback Braxton Miller #5 of Ohio State Buckeyes looks to pass during the first half at the Gator Bowl against the Florida Gators at EverBank Field on January 2, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

A View from C-Deck “Why I Guarantee Braxton Miller will be the Starting QB”

As summer conditioning practices begin for defending national champion Ohio State Buckeyes, the team received a little bit of good news regarding its soon to be battle of quarterbacks. Braxton Miller has been fully medically cleared to make throws with his surgically repaired shoulder. The redshirt senior has been on the shelf since injuring his […]

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 6:  Quarterback Michael Brewer #12 of the Virginia Tech Hokies runs with the ball against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on September 6, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Opponent Preview: Virginia Tech

Almost 365 days to the tee, The Ohio State football team laid one of the biggest eggs in Ohio Stadium history…..for sure the biggest egg at home under Urban Meyer. Virginia Tech came into Columbus with a game plan and executed to perfection with a 35-21 win over Ohio State. Bud Foster’s defense blitzed and […]

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 20:  Jeff Heuerman #86 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates after catching a two point conversion against the Purdue Boilermakers to send the game into overtime on October 20, 2012 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Purdue 29-22 in overtime. (Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images)

A View from C-Deck: What I’ll Miss This Season

Over the years, I have begun to do something in my mind that I thought I would finally put down on paper, because, well, it’s quite amusing I believe. There is no doubt that throughout the football season, many many of us get fed up at times at players and or a players inability to […]

SCOTTSDALE, AZ - JANUARY 28:  Urban Meyer, head football coach at  Ohio State University,  looks up to the gallery on the 16th hole during the pro-am prior to the start of the Waste Management Phoenix Open at TPC Scottsdale on January 28, 2015 in Scottsdale, Arizona.  (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Buckeyes Spring Practice Notes Week 2

Spring break is over, the students are back, and Urban is not happy. Tuesday afternoon, Buckeye head coach Urban Meyer met with the media after the team’s first practice back from spring break and the coach was less than pleased with what he saw. “It wasn’t a great day, but it’s spring practice, you look out […]

IOWA CITY, IA - APRIL 21: Mike Zadek (red) wrestles Logan Stieber (blue) in the 60 kg freestyle weight class during the challenge tournament for the finals of the US Wrestling Olympic Trials at Carver Hawkeye Arena on April 21, 2012 in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Logan Stieber Captures Fourth National Championship

The 3rd and final Buckeye to take the stage Saturday night was by far the biggest story in senior 141 pounder Logan Stieber. Stieber would look to finish his career by winning his 4th national championship joining John Smith (Oklahoma St), Cael Sanderson (Iowa St), and Kyle Dake (Cornell) as the only 4 time champs […]