College Football Hall of Fame: Ohio State Has Four Nominees

Well, according to the Ohio State SID, there are four Buckeyes on the ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame. The nominees and my remembrances of them, below: Keith Byars: I thought he was an unusual looking running back; top-heavy body with tiny feet… But, oh my god, could he play! Keith was […]

New Book Covers Ohio State's Legacy Of Legends

Sure, this is the first year of the new East and West Divisions for the conference, but Buckeye Sports Bulletin’s Mark Rea helps Ohio State fans recall the true leaders and legends of the university’s proud football tradition. In a new book entitled “The Legends: Ohio State Buckeyes; The Men, The Deeds, The Consequences”, Rea […]

tBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 7

Hey there Buckeye fans. Today we celebrate the No. 7 and there’s no better way to do it than to set the Way Back Machine to Oct. 13, 1984, when OSU beat Illinois by a touchdown, 45-38. That’s right: The Keith Byars Game. Early on, it looked like it would be an Orange Crush as […]

Two weeks, one day…

Yup, we’ve reached day fifteen of our “Countdown to Kickoff”! Today, AJ Trapasso drives us into the stratosphere on our way to the final two weeks of… (No kickers this time? Are you kidding? Do you know how much research I’ve put into Gilman industries? Ah, well…) Today, we honor the pride of Calumet City […]

Keith Byars only needs one shoe to kick your ass

With 41 days left before the kickoff to Ohio State football 2009, there was only one way to promote the day. We found the greatest player ever to wear the jersey at that number, Keith Byars. In 1984, Byars rushed for over 1,700 yards and 22 touchdowns. In one game against Illinois, he set the […]

It’s officially Michigan Week

Bring it on, bitches! Ohio State, fresh off a 30-20 win at Illinois, now gets to focus on That Team Up North without looking past anybody. The Buckeyes return home for their final regular season game at 9-2, while TTUN comes to Columbus at 3-8. Today’s game was rather anti-climactic, but any fan of the […]