Recruiting Classes: Do They Live Up To The Hype?

Today is the offseason day college football junkies love. It’s National Letter of Intent Day. The day high school seniors can make official their college choice. At the end of the day, or actually the signing period to be more exact, the so-called experts will rank the classes. Ohio State is hoping to claim the […]

Shots from the 'Shoe: UCF

Growing up a Buckeye fan was one of the few things my dad and I had in common. We watched every game on TV or listen to it on the radio. Whether it was on TV or radio, we did whatever it took to make sure we caught the game. Unfortunately, I never got to […]

BBN: Three Questions From Ohio State's 2012 Signing Day

Following an epic National Letter of Intent Day at Ohio State, several of the Buckeye Blogs wanted to take a closer look at how this will all play out for the future. Be sure to check out the work at The Buckeye Blog, Buckeye House Call, Men of the Scarlet and Gray, Our Honor Defend, […]

Ohio State Recruiting: NLOID

[Update] Don’t forget to check out the Signing Day Chat with Bill Greene. Bill is the best in the business and it is well worth your time. [Update II] You can also go back and view Kyle Dodson’s announcement if you missed it, which featured a unique way of choosing the Buckeyes that is worth […]

Kyle Dodson is a Buckeye!

Ho hum, another day in Buckeye land with another commitment. The latest comes from Cleveland Heights offensive tackle Kyle Dodson (6’6″ 310 lbs). Dodson is the finishing touch on what has turned into a solid group of 2012 offensive linemen for the Buckeyes. He  joins Taylor Decker, Joey O’Connor, Patrick Elflein, and Jacoby Boren in […]

Jamal Marcus is a Buckeye!

The incredible infusion of talent into the Silver Bullet defense continues today with the verbal commitment of NC LB Jamal Marcus. Within days of each other, linebackers David Perkins, Camren Williams and now Jamal Marcus have chosen to be Buckeyes. It can’t by emphasized enough how exciting that is for the future of the defense. […]

Live Video: Kyle Dodson's Announcement

OH OL Kyle Dodson will be choosing between Ohio State, Southern Cal, Michigan State and Wisconsin shortly after noon. Stay right here with The Buckeye Battle Cry for a live chat with Bill Greene at 1 p.m.

Ohio State Recruiting Update: Weekend Roundup

With national letter of intent day only 48 hours away, the 2012 class is quickly winding down. Our predictions from last week still stand for the most part, but here are a few minor updates: OH OL Kyle Dodson was at the basketball game yesterday. Unless he pulls an Aundrey Walker, he will be a […]

Armani Reeves is a Buckeye!

Armani Reeves is another outstanding addition to the 2012 class. MA DB Armani Reeves (5’10” 185 lbs.) has officially committed to Urban Meyer and the Buckeyes, becoming the newest member of Ohio State’s 2012 class. Reeves is a four-star cornerback that helps address the

Ohio State Recruiting Update: Decision Time

With NLOID on February 1st fast approaching, the 2012 class is really starting to wind down. The number of recruits with the Buckeyes at the top of their list has narrowed, and most players will announce their decisions in the coming days. Here is a final rundown of potential additions to Ohio State’s 2012 class. […]

Camren Williams is a Buckeye!

The Ohio State commitments just keep coming in what has been the hottest recruiting stretch ever for Ohio State.  Turn away from you computer for a moment and you might miss one (or two). The latest commitment comes from Camren Williams, the 6’2” 215 pound linebacker from Massachusetts. Williams is a four-star outside linebacker built in […]

Ohio State Weekend Recruiting Update

Once again, Urban Meyer has lined up a weekend packed with fun recruiting news in Columbus. PA S Demetrious Cox will be visiting Columbus with his father starting tonight. After he was told to delay his visit last weekend, it seemed like Ohio State was cooling on his recruitment. However, with this visit things seem […]

David Perkins is a Buckeye!

The Buckeye recruiting momentum keeps on rolling today in a big way with another commitment in the 2012 class (the third in four days). Indiana linebacker David Perkins has

Ohio State Recruiting Update: Still Going Strong

After this weekend’s recruiting visits, Urban Meyer isn’t slowing down even a little bit on the recruiting trail. Obviously the biggest news over the weekend was the commitment of offensive tackle Taylor Decker. Securing a tackle was priority number one for this class, and Decker fills the need with flying colors. Greedily, I’d like to […]

Ohio State News Roundup: Taver Johnson to Arkansas, Clarke and Gambrell dismissed

There are quite a few things going on simultaneously for Ohio State athletics at the moment, so here is a real quick round up so we can all keep up. The Buckeye roundballers crushed Indiana in a revenge game thanks in part to Lenzelle Smith Jr. going berserk. Ohio offensive tackle Taylor Decker has switched […]

Taylor Decker is a Buckeye!

Ohio offensive tackle Taylor Decker has decided to become the 20th member of Ohio State’s 2012 recruiting class, filling a major position of need on the team in the coming years. Decker had been committed to Notre Dame since March of ’11, making this somewhat of a surprise. However, Decker’s decision to officially visit Columbus […]

Ohio State Recruiting Update: Weekend Visits

Yesterday we covered the big news that Taylor Decker was visiting Columbus this weekend–  which bodes extremely well for adding a much needed offensive tackle to the 2012 class sooner rather than later. The other news we covered yesterday was teammates Camren Williams (LB) and Armani Reeves (CB) both visiting Ohio State on January 18th with […]

Taylor Decker to visit Ohio State this Weekend

Big news on the recruiting front. Ohio offensive tackle and current Notre Dame verbal commit Taylor Decker will be visiting Ohio State this weekend. Considering that his position coach and primary recruiter at Notre Dame were just officially announced and introduced as a part of Ohio State’s coaching staff, the writing seems to be on […]

New Offers Shape Ohio State's 2012 Class Down the Homestretch

February 1st is fast approaching and I think most people in Buckeye Nation can already feel that the last couple weeks of recruiting will be totally different under Meyer than Tressel. Not because we didn’t recruit well previously but because there will be more movement in January under Meyer. Tressel got most of the recruiting […]