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Silver Bullet Points From Ohio State Spring Practice

Before Buckeye Nation turned it’s eyes to shootyhoops on Saturday, the 2012 football team took to the field for it’s first full-pad practice of the spring. Here’s some of the things we’ve learned after three days under Coach Meyer: Saturday was a chance for the media to meet with the linebackers, and you can find […]

Silver Bullets Reloaded: Defensive Backs

  After losing three starters from last season, one would think the secondary would be in rebuilding mode at camp. Like the rest of the defense, that has not been the case at all. The starters (with one small exception) have been set from day one. Continuity in the secondary is important, and the Buckeyes […]

Things To Get Excited About – Opening Kickoff is on the Way

  It has been a long and arduous off season for Buckeye Nation. The anticipation and anxiety surrounding the August 12th NCAA hearings alone are enough to put someone on edge. How severely will the NCAA ultimately punish Ohio State for its transgressions? We can only speculate and hope for the best. Next up was […]

Silver Bullet Points is a Son of a Gun

The gift that keeps on giving Happy “Dad’s Day”, to all the fathers (intentional and accidental), grandfathers, and father figures out there… Buckeyes Future Buckeyes cleaned house at yesterday’s Big-33 game, won 50-14 by Ohio’s all stars over their compatriots from Pennsylvania.  Standouts were Doran Grant, with a 101 yard pick six, Devin Smith with […]

Spring Game Primer

With spring practice well underway and the spring game quickly approaching, it is time to move from “way too early looks” at each position into some more informed analysis based on practice reports. [Note: I apologize for not getting to the defensive backs in my “way too early looks”.] This offseason has been a tumultuous […]

Doran Grant is a Buckeye!!

After an extended wait, Ohio cornerback Doran Grant has announced his decision to attend The Ohio State University at the Under Armour All-American game. Grant is arguably a top three player in Ohio regardless of position and one of the top defensive backs in the midwest, if not the entire country. It goes without saying […]

Under Armour and Army All American Game Previews

This week you will all have the ability to see a number of our incoming frosh in different all-star games.  When everyone gets excited about hats, you know it’s a good time… Under Armour Game The first game of the week will be the Under Armour Game.  This game is really starting to take over […]

Recruiting Update: Big Weekend for the Buckeyes

If you follow Ohio State recruiting even a little bit, I am sure you are aware that several high profile recruits were making official visits to Columbus this past weekend. Virginia linebacker Curtis Grant, Pennsylvania linebacker Ejuan Price, California JUCO defensive back Byron Moore, Ohio defensive back Doran Grant, Maryland athlete Darius Jennings, and Georgia […]

Recruiting Update: Glenville Academic Woes

Unfortunately, as the title indicates, this update is full of more apparent bad news on the Glenville recruiting front. Last week, I mentioned that Ohio State’s interest in Akise Teague is likely due to uncertainty about Shane Wynn‘s status with the Buckeyes. I also speculated that the recent offer to JUCO defensive line prospect Tank […]

2010 High School Playoffs: Week 3

This week we take a look back at last week’s action, and a preview to the coming weeks games, with particular emphasis on future Buckeyes. Week Two Recaps- winners highlighted Division I Glenville vs. Lakewood St. Eds I was wrong on the game of the week, but I did get a chance to take a […]

Recruiting Update: 9/21/10

Joe also contributed to this post. With the excitement of fall camp and the start of the season, recruiting has been on the back burner for weeks. Since my last update, Ohio State received the commitment of local Columbus running back Warren Ball and Cleveland offensive lineman Kyle Kalis, the second and third commitments in the […]

Recruiting Update: August 3rd

Trey DePriest is going to Alabama. Anyone that followed the recruitment probably isn’t surprised by the result. Despite some late optimism from Ohio State’s corner, DePriest just didn’t seem to have his heart in Ohio. Jim Tressel has a certain recruiting style. Whether we like it or not and for  good or bad, he isn’t […]

Recruiting Update: Wrapping up the '11 Class

It’s time for a quick look at the rest of the 2011 class. Things have been relatively quiet since the Tanner commitment. That was until recently when Shane Wynn dropped a mini-bomb by announcing that he and Cardale Jones would like to go to the same school together. While this certainly is an interesting turn […]

Ronald Tanner is a Buckeye! And other recruiting thoughts…

Capping off an eventful week of recruiting for the Buckeyes, Columbus Eastmoor safety Ronald Tanner has chosen Ohio State as his college destination. Tanner’s commitment to the Buckeyes is not exactly a surprise, but it is still nice to make it official. He chose Ohio State over the likes of Northwestern, Stanford, Yale, Vanderbilt and […]

Recruiting Update: Is it too early to look at 2012?

Update: Josh Perry verbally committed to Ohio State today, becoming the first commit in the class of 2012. Welcome to Buckeye Nation Mr. Perry! When you are on a recruiting roll like Ohio State is, it is never too early to look ahead. But first a quick look at the 2011 class. Rumors are swirling […]

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