Thanksgiving with tBBC: Time for Turkeys

Right about now, you’re either getting ready to sit down for an awkward family dinner with that weird uncle, or you’ve already eaten and are letting the tryptophan course through your body… Ah, the Holidays. Here at tBBC we wanted to take a moment and reflect on the highs and lows from the past year, […]

Wednesday Night Rumble: The Reckoning

Staying undefeated in November is a tough task. Just ask the Ohio State Buckeyes, who needed overtime to take care of business in Madison, Wisconsin against the Badgers on Saturday. Credit the Badgers for fighting to the end. Credit the Buckeyes for overcoming adversity and making plays to keep the dream alive. Bert and the […]

Ohio State Survives in Madison, 21-14

After it was unclear if he would return after a brutal collision with Wisconsin running back Montee Ball in the fourth quarter, Ohio State linebacker Ryan Shazier made announced his return in the biggest way possible. With the Buckeyes leading 14-7 and just over three minutes remaining in the game, Wisconsin had the ball 4th-and-1 […]

Goin' Hunting With Silver Bullet Points

Pretty obvious inspirational quote for this week’s Wednesday update, don’t you think? If you’re really interested in what I’m listening to these days, here you go. Buckeye 411 Fun With Numbers- As a reminder, Coach Meyer is 14-1 lifetime after bye, and 32-2 with multiple weeks to prepare for a game. Injury Update- According to […]

Wednesday Night Rumble: One To Remember

On Homecoming 2012 in Ohio Stadium before a record crowd of 106,102 fans on national television in prime time the Ohio State Buckeyes left no doubt they are beginning to arrive in new head coach Urban Meyer’s system. What was being billed as a “Showdown in The Shoe” turned out to be a “Blowout in […]

Silver Bullet Points Heads To Bloomington

Welcome to Hoosier Week… accompanied by a soundtrack from Bloomington’s greatest artist (no, not JCM– although I would have accepted Hoagy). Buckeye 411 New Hotness- If you’re on the interwebs much today, you need to take some time and check out these two great Ohio State websites: is a pretty user friendly insight into […]

Silver Bullet Points Braces For Impact

Yup, it’s that week again- we find ourselves looking to the skies and hoping for an astronomical event to head toward… let’s see… this year the game is in South Bend, so that will do just fine. Just think, if Notre Dame’s previous coach was still on the sidelines, there just might be enough gravitational […]

Ohio State 35, Cal 28: Urban Meyer Remarks

Coach Meyer’s comments following the win over the California Golden Bears, courtesy of Fox Sports Ohio: (transcription provided by the Ohio State Athletic Department) COACH MEYER:  Thank you all for being here.  The best thing about 3‑0 is a chance to go 4‑0.  And that’s about it.  We’ve enjoyed a win against a very quality […]

Silver Bullet Points Is Done Camping

As we get closer to Kickoff Week, here’s some quick notes from Ohio State and beyond. Don’t forget to sign up for this year’s “Pick-em” contest! Buckeye 411 Injury Report- It’s no surprise to anyone who’s played or followed college football that this time of year is when people start getting dinged up. The body, […]

Monday Morning Commentary – Media Access

There are numerous times in the life of a blogger that you just wish you had the opportunity to cover a football game like the local media in Columbus. Let’s face it, for the most part, those of us who are online entities just do not have the chances that the O-Zone does. They have […]

And Your 2012 Ohio State Captains Are…

… John Simon, Zach Boren, Etienne Sabino, Garrett Goebel, and Jordan Hall After a 2011 season of “rotating captains” and other nonsense, coupled with a spring and fall camp that focused on competition and excellence, it’s great to see that the Buckeyes have chosen five of their team who have emerged as leaders for this […]

tBBC Caption Challenge: 2012 Media Day

Our friend Josh Winslow has a great set of photos from yesterday’s media day at the WHAC. Unlike past years, the players were only in their jerseys; our belief is that the University is trying to minimize any issues that may have emerged in the past regarding access to players and selling  memorabilia/photos. At any […]

Silver Bullet Points: Fall Practice- 8.6.12

Another quick update on the state of Ohio State football, following media access on Monday. Huge thanks to our friend Josh Winslow for the photos! Injury Updates- Jacoby Boren practiced today, but no contact. Jordan Hall and Nate Williams were also present, but doing work on the side of the field. Coach Meyer commented that […]

Silver Bullet Points- 2012 Training Camp Edition

With today starting the 2012 Ohio State football season, we’re going to be hitting you with odds and ins during our regularly schedule inanity.  Here goes- Ch-ch-ch-changes: With the move to semesters, the practice schedule is a bit different than it was in the past. Today, for instance, there are two practices (veterans first, rookies […]

Silver Bullet Points Has Been To The Mountaintop

On Tuesday, I was impressed by Danny from 11W posting his “OHIO” photo from the top of Mt. Baker, for a couple of reasons. First, I’ve lived in WA and skied at Baker all the time. Second, I was hoping to have a similar photo from the top of Mt. Whitney under my belt by […]

B1G Media Days, FNL and Odds and Ends

The Big Ten has not been all glitz and glamour like the SEC was, but then again the B1G is about blue-collar workers taking care of our favorite sport bar none. Even with this blue-collar attitude setting the stage, yesterday was an interesting one at the luncheon kick-off to say the least. Of course, there […]

Silver Bullet Points to Vacation

Salutations from our nation’s 48th state, where I currently find myself vacating on the same road that I live by several hours to the west. Yup, this is as close to Rich Rod as I’ll ever get… probably for the best.  Knowing that we were headed this way the wife let me plan our trip […]

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 Hoots And Hollers

Quick reflections on the Ohio State Spring Game… I’ve Solved Your Problem- You know how the NFL is worried about lawsuits concussions and keeps monkeying with the kickoffs? Well, what if we just got rid of the kickoff and did the Hoot And Holler between five position players on each of the two team; most […]

BBN Football LiveBlog: Spring Game

It’s that time of year again! Today we get to watch the annual Scarlet and Gray scrimmage that sates the football cravings just enough to drive you crazy! Swing on by and share your craziness with the other members of the BBN! The illustrious crew includes Buckeye House Call, the Buckeye Blog,Men of the Scarlet […]