Odd Couple

Poll Position: tBBC Top Ten Regular Season Final

Championship week has come and gone and the first ever 4 team college playoff is set and we here at tBBC have ANOTHER new number one team atop our poll. In one of the more exciting weeks of the season, 4 teams were crowned conference champs and 4 teams received that coveted golden ticket to […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top Ten, Week 15

As rivalry week came to a close, not much has changed atop tBBC top ten. Florida State survives yet another scare to remain atop our top ten while Mississippi State dropped out of our mythical 4 team playoff with their loss in the Egg Bowl. OSU lost their all everything QB, JT Barrett, while beating […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top Ten, Week 14

And then there were two……….weeks left in the college football regular season. It seems like yesterday that I was going to bed in Baltimore, filled with anticipation of the Buckeyes facing Navy the next day. Week 14 brings us a new number one to tBBC top ten. In a week where little movement was made […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top Ten, Week 12

Week 12 of the college football season has come and gone and another week of shakeups and moves. Mississippi State, the number 1 team in the country, went down to Alabama, Auburn and Arizona State were eliminated from the playoff chase with losses to Georgia and Oregon State respectively, Florida State and TCU escaped road […]


Poll Position- tBBC Top Ten, Week 11

Another week and more turmoil and turnover in tBBC Top Ten. In a week where half the top teams in the nation went down and were eliminated from the first ever NCAA Division 1 Playoff, it’s hard to think that there are still 4 more defining weeks of the regular season (including conference championship games) […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top 10, Week 10

As the season inches closer to finding out who will participate in the first ever college football playoff, we reveal our weekly top ten poll. Another week of football and another week of teams being eliminated. Ole Miss lost a very close game to Auburn, Georgia was eliminated by the vaunted passing offense of Florida, […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top Ten, Week 8

Another week and another rotation of the top ten teams in the weekly Top 10 tBBC poll. Down goes 2 more unbeaten as the Crying Irish (see what I did there Brian Kelly) loses to Florida State and Baylor finally couldn’t outscore an opponent as WVU wins at home and make couches everywhere cringe. The […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top 10, Week 7

After a short hiatus we are back with our weekly top ten. A lot has gone on over the past few weeks and the top ten been turned upside down and then right side up again. Keep checking back as more and more undefeated go down. Florida State (9) Mississippi State (3) Ole Miss Notre […]


Poll Position: tBBC Top 10, Week 5

We are five weeks into the first year of the new and first ever playoff season in division 1 college football and some teams seasons have ended before September ended and some teams are clinging to life support. Each week we will take a look at our writers top 10 and the changes that accompany […]

Great rewards for running 4 milers

Shots From The ‘Shoe- Ohio State 4 Miler

To me, running for fun is nauseating at best. Growing up playing sports, I absolutely despised the running part of any sport I played, so when I saw the Ohio State 4 miler, the thought of running in it made me shake like Brady Hoke at a salad bar. The OSU 4 miler is a […]

Trip of a Lifetime

Shots From The Shoe: Trip of A Lifetime

Typically, we’ll have a “report” from the bleachers on Sunday Nights… what was the fan experience at Saturday’s game. This week, though, we’ve got so much more, as you’ll see. When the 2014 Ohio State football schedule was released, my friend Phil and I both saw the exact same thing. OSU playing Navy in Baltimore […]

Still On Top

Poll Position: Top 10, Week 1

The 2014 college football season is a mere few days away and we here at The Buckeye Battle Cry have finally managed put our top ten together.  Everyone knows preseason polls mean absolutely nothing when it comes to crowning a champion but they sure are fun to talk about… at least until the first College […]

Columbus? Again??

Never Too Early: 2014 Indiana Preview

As the season rolls to a close, the Buckeyes have one more challenge to face before the take on TTUN. For the second time in as many years, OSU will welcome the Indiana Hoosiers into the Shoe. No one will forget last year’s 42-14 in what was at times a white out snow storm. Indiana […]

Never Too Early: 2014 Minnesota Preview

For the second time in as many weeks, the Buckeyes will take to the road and travel north to face Minnesota in week 12 of the 2014 season. It will mark the first time the Gophers and Buckeyes have hooked up since the Buckeyes destroyed the Gophers 52-10 back in 2010. (win would later be […]

Braxton Miller: 4 Years and a Cloud of Dust

When all is said and done, and the dust has settled on the 2014 Ohio State Football season, one question will still remain unanswered for Buckeye nation. Once all the bullets have stopped flying, all of the bowl games finished, and we crown a national champion finally via a playoff, there will still be one […]