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Silver Bullet Points Is Talking About Practice

If they can celebrate The Answer in Philly, we can celebrate Spring with this great musical tribute that includes his most notorious catchphrase… Buckeye 411 Spring Has Sprung- Ohio State started spring practice on Tuesday, and will do so again on Thursday prior to the players taking off for Spring Break. There was a lot […]

Silver Bullet Points Ain't Goin' Anywhere

No matter what you might hear over the next few days, we’d never leave you for Austin. Sure they’ve got great barbecue and music and… you know, on second thought… Nah. It’s always a great day to be a Buckeye- and there’s only one place in Texas that I’d be interested in going to anyway. […]

Shots from the Shoe: Wisconsin

As we arrived in Columbus, the anticipation for kickoff was almost unbearable and we were a mere five hours away. It’s become a yearly ritual that a group of us attend the Ohio State/Wisconsin game every year and we were all giddy with excitement to reunite once again for this rivalry. After a little tailgating […]

Silver Bullet Points Has Additional Obligations

Good to be back… although I can always count on the team to hold the fort down for me.  Given the news of the last 24 hours, I was tempted to go with a more “good advice, one week late” soundtrack. Instead, though… may this bring calm to your Wednesday’s wanderings. Buckeye 411 Watching The […]

Monday Musings

It’s Monday, so you know what that means. Not a whole lot going on athletically this week that really interests me, so this will not be a “sporting” effort. With that disclaimer, get your beverage of choice and let’s wade into the swamp. The James/Wexner A couple of items regarding The James/Wexner this week. It’s […]

Silver Bullet Points Fingers

The quiet of this week around Buckeye Nation provides a moment of peace prior to August’s chaos of fall camp and Olympic dreams. It’s completely different than July of 2011… and I don’t hear many complaining. What I do hear, though, are the thunder and raging winds still swirling from last week’s Freeh Report. Both […]

Silver Bullet Points Hits And Misses

As all is quiet on the (mid)western front, here’s Wednesday’s bucket o’ links and commentary. Buckeye 411 Let’s Go Camping!!  Well, it’s summer and the final quarter at Ohio State is wrapping up as we speak. So, how better to celebrate than cramming all the kiddos in the family truckster and heading out to the […]

Is It Time To Ban Silver Bullet Points? That's Debatable

May’s second midweek madness gets existential. The big story of the day was the “discussion” about the future of our favorite sport- more on that after the jump. Buckeye 411 Sandman. Freak of Nature.  The guys at CBS Sports have taken a look across the college football landscape, and identified the physical specimen that we […]

Silver Bullet Points To The Money

In this week’s edition of news and notes, we take a look at the ever swirling world of college “playoffs”; helping you get to the bottom of the matter. You can probably guess where this is headed… Buckeye 411 Hangin’ With Urb- Hopefully you were one of the students who were able to get your […]

NCAA Hearing Update

Well, that was fast… Here’s what we know (updated as available) The meeting lasted 3.5 hours for reference, USC’s hearing was 3 days (more programs under investigation) Ohio State will donate the $338,000 they received from the conference’s award from their participating in the Sugar Bowl to local charities. No word on whether ESPN will […]

Silver Bullet Points Gets Pyrotechnic

Happy Independence Day, Buck-aroos! As you’re enjoying the cold beverage and grilled meat product that the founded fathers gave their lives to provide, we thought we’d give you a quick update on the news you may have missed when you were stuck in traffic this holiday weekend. Buckeyes Not Done Yet- The NCAA was back […]

The Board of Trustee Meeting: The End Of The Athletic Department?

Updated below with Friday’s comments from Board Members- This week is the annual Ohio State Board of Trustee meetings, and we’ve known their schedule for a while now. However, given the “story” that is Ohio State Sports, and given whispers that members of the Board were influential in helping Jim Tressel choose to resign, all […]

Buckeye Battlecry Roundtable: Ohio State Leadership

Part three of our attempt to process the “Memorial Day Melee“… it should be noted that all of these responses came before yesterday’s news regarding Terelle Pryor; as such, opinions may have changed. Today’s question: Several groups of people are calling for Smith and Gee to be fired as well- what’s your take on it? […]

Silver Bullet Points Gives You The Info

In case you were a DIY type Unfortunately, the “here’s today’s updates” is going to become a regular feature here at tBBC. It is what it is.  That being said, we’re looking for a picture/logo or even a new title to help distinguish this from the “normal” SBP updates- leave your recommendations in the comments! […]

Strength Of Schedule, Continued

Quick follow up on President Gee’s comments last week regarding TCU and Southern Idaho State’s schedule; particularly that schools outside of the Big Ten and SEC don’t have the same week to week challenges as their “bigger” brothers. President Gee has stepped away from those comments somewhat, saying What do I know about college football? […]

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