ARLINGTON, TX - JANUARY 12:  Quarterback Cardale Jones #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes throws a ball during warm-ups before taking on the Oregon Ducks in the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Cardale Jones

The NFL Draft is right around the corner and over the next few days, the staff here at The Buckeye Battle Cry want to share with you our favorite Buckeye Moments from the draft eligible players leaving the Ohio State program. Today, we take a closer look at quarterback Cardale Jones, who finished his Buckeye career undefeated […]

Script Ohio: Did Cardale Jones Hurt his Draft Stock?

Clair Crawford and Joe Dexter discuss the latest from Monday’s Urban Meyer Press Conference, Jim Harbaugh commencing Catholics, and Cardale Jones tweeting out fire at the NCAA.
Does another slug from 12 gauge hurt his draft stock?


OSU Pro Day Recap and Reactions

Today was a big day in Columbus as 22 former Buckeyes where on stage to perform in front of an estimated 133 NFL representatives. Many of those players were looking to improve on their NFL combine numbers.  Let’s take a look around the Twitterverse and see how things went: The Minister of Buckeye News, Jerry […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22: Former Texas A&M offensive lineman Jake Matthews runs the 40-yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Combine Thoughts

So, the NFL Combine is finally over. I also understand that the Buckeyes had quite a few players invited to the combine; 14 to be exact. I’ll look at some of the Buckeyes’ Combine performance and offer brief thoughts on what it means in regards to the upcoming NFL Draft, April 28-30. Joey Bosa Let’s […]

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TBBC Fans Interact: Ohio State Versus Illinois

I have a lot of fun interacting with Buckeye fans on Twitter. There have been a pretty good group of opinions each week and this week is no different! I have finally gotten all of my family involved as my son @TheeRobMac, Patrick @debbiecat4 and Mike


Friday Night Slights: Mizzou, Cardale, J.T. and Media

Friday’s are a day for cutting loose and letting people know what you think. It’s no different around here and it just so happens Ohio State is a hot topic as well as athletic directors. Staff Slights Ken – Friday the 13th, eh? Goodbye to U of Missouri’s President Tim Wolfe and University of Illinois’ […]

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Rumblin’, Stumblin’, Bumblin’: Minnesota vs. Ohio State

I didn’t have the opportunity to see the game Saturday night so I will just touch on some brief points to ponder. Huge shout-out to all the fellas for jumping in with both feet each week and making this a fun feature! Let’s get rolling with the good. Rumblin’ I have to give props to […]


TBBC Awards: Ohio State versus Minnesota

Another week and another start by Cardale Jones left the natives restless and it was clearly his fault the defense let two slip by them late in the game to make it interesting! I jest of course, but you will see by this weeks results that the Buckeyes have several pieces coming together for what […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - DECEMBER 06:  Head coach Urban Meyer of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates his team's 59-0 win over the Wisconsin Badgers in the Big Ten Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 6, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

2nd Thoughts: Buckeyes Edge Gophers, 28-14

Urban Meyer approves of wins! It turned out to be a slow-roll win for Ohio State, downing Minnesota 28-14. On again, off again starter Cardale Jones quarterbacked the Buckeyes, and remained undefeated. The off again, on again starter J.T. Barrett enjoyed watched the game from the press-box. So, here we go… Special Teams It was […]

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TBBC Staff Takes on Trick Or Treat

No real reason to have a slights this week so I though it would be fun to see what everyone’s trick or treat has been so far in this college football season. The premise is simple, give us what they thought they were tricked by and what they have been treated or pleasantly surprised with. […]

COLUMBUS, OH - APRIL 18:  Quarterback Stephen Collier #13 of the Ohio State Buckeyes Scarlet team hands off to Warren Ball #28 of the Ohio State Buckeyes Scarlet team in the third quarter against the Gray team during the annual Ohio State Spring Game at Ohio Stadium on April 18, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. Gray defeated Scarlet 17-14.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

OSU QB Depth Chart: JT Barrett, then… Stephen Collier

After a bit of thought, and reading well-constructed articles, such as Brandon’s, I have a suggestion regarding the Ohio State depth chart. This is based on what I’ve seen season-to-date. Let’s start with the premise and go with what Urban, and our lyin’ eyes have seen; JT Barrett is the starting quarterback. We good with […]

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 18:  Quarterback J.T. Barrett of the Ohio State Buckeyes completes a pass in the first quarter against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on October 18, 2014 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

What Do You Want To See? Rutgers

Welcome back, J.T. Like I did, many Ohio State football fans rejoiced when Coach Urban Meyer announced that J.T. Barrett would start at Rutgers Saturday night. Nothing against previous starter Cardale Jones, but the offense seemed to flow better and have that rhythm that it had much of last year when Barrett was putting up […]

during the College Football Playoff National Championship Game at AT&T Stadium on January 12, 2015 in Arlington, Texas.

It’s Time to Support Cardale Jones

It all started without much fanfare in February 2011 when a three-star recruit signed a letter of intent to play football in his home state of Ohio. Cardale Jones was 6’6” and only 215 pounds and had academic issues which scared away many schools. Jones had an offer to go to Toledo where he would […]

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TBBC Fans Interact: Ohio State Versus Penn State

Some of our participants have had some slow pitch softballs lobbed at them and others have been given an easy game to say their piece about. Even though it was a good win by the Buckeyes, this week’s crew had some interesting takes on the situations that occurred during the win. Huge shout out to […]

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Rumblin’, Stumblin’, Bumblin’: Penn State

The good, the bad, and the ugly has been on a roll as of late and there have been some great contributions by the staff. It amazes me at how little respect fans, and the media in general, have for college student athletes. First and foremost, they are all kids and shouldn’t be treated like […]