This article originally appeared at ohiostate.scout.com Thoughts on Last Week Much like Urban Meyer, I was concerned about how this young team would respond to a hostile road environment at Oklahoma. I was nervous all day – the delayed kickoff didn’t help – but once the ball was in the air, and the Buckeyes put up a […]
The awards are starting to trickle in for the dominant all-around performance on Saturday Night in Norman. On Monday morning, three outstanding Buckeye players were given prestigious awards. Baker Earns Top Defensive Honors in B1G For a guy who was supposed to be a back-up, Jerome Baker really made his presence known on Saturday night […]
On Friday, I took a position by position look at how the 2014 and 2016 offenses compared heading into their respective seasons. It showed the two teams were pretty similar on paper and each had their strengths. Today we will take a look at the defenses and see how they stack up against each other […]
Clair Crawford and Joe Dexter break down the story lines from after the Spring game and their initial actions to seeing key players on the field for the first time.
Topics include the play of Joe Burrow, Malik Hooker, Mike Weber, Austin Mack, Torrance Gibson and both sides of the line of scrimmage.
(Image courtesy chatsports.com) Hello everyone and welcome as I tell you all you need to know about Ohio State’s spring game as the Gray defeated the Scarlet 28-17. I need to first give a huge shout out to Buckeye nation. Again and again we prove to everyone why we are the best damn fans in […]
Going into the 2016 season, there are numerous position battles the Ohio State fan base is keeping a close eye on. On offense, who is going to take over for one of the greatest Ohio State running backs of all-time, Ezekiel Elliott? Which young wide receivers will step up and take one of the three […]
Over the past three weeks, I have taken an in-depth look at each and every position for the Buckeyes going into spring practice, which is set to begin on tomorrow and culminate with the spring football game at Ohio Stadium on April 16th. It will be exciting to see the progress some of the younger […]
Joe Dexter and Clair Crawford talk about the five players they are most excited to watch during the spring game and spring practices and who could prove that they can make an impact right away in 2016.
With the recruits signed, sealed, and almost delivered it is officially time to look forward to the 2016 football season. While the Buckeyes are already getting ready behind the scenes, things do not start to jump into another gear until the Buckeyes begin their spring practice on March 8th. Over the next couple of weeks, […]
Send it in, Jerome… and welcome home! The second rated player in Ohio has decided that Florida’s situation is something to be avoided like ebola, and has flipped his commitment to the Ohio State Buckeyes. The 4 star linebacker from Cleveland Benedictine had been rumored to be a “soft” Gator commit for weeks, and tonight […]
Ohio State realizes just how important recruiting and developing depth. And after years of linebacker issues tormenting Ohio State because of injuries, attrition, lack of development and a couple recruiting misses; the Buckeyes seem to be working hard at repairing the problem. Maybe over-repairing? I do not believe there is such a thing. The great thing with […]
As I am typing this, we are currently sitting at two commits in Eric Glover-Williams and Jamal Dean for the 2015 class. I have been saying there is not a need to panic and I am still saying it. We are in on so many national recruits that I refuse to look at it in […]
It’s still too early to know the exact numbers in the class, especially the numbers they would take at specific positions (and that is variable anyway) but I feel compelled to put together a list. QB: 1. Brandon Wimbush, 2. Torrance Gibson QB is pretty easy. They’d like to take two (in line with not […]