NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 01:  Cardale Jones #12 of the Ohio State Buckeyes throws a pass during the All State Sugar Bowl against Alabama Crimson Tide at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Cardale’s Game: Tonight is about more than a Championship

It’s daunting to imagine a world where the 6’5″ Cardale Jones is a signal caller taking the field with a puny slingshot. According to the national media, it’s going to take a lot of stones (figuratively and literally) to knock down college football’s Goliath — Marcus Mariota. The Heisman trophy winner tallied 16 postseason awards this year. He’s […]

Campus Insiders: Breaking Down Bucks vs. Ducks

Oregon and Ohio State will meet Monday night in the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship.

Campus Insiders Managing editor Pete Fiutak talks about what Marcus Mariota and company need to do to pull off the win, while football analyst Doug Chapman talks about how the Buckeyes can put a stop the high-powered Ducks.


Across The Web: Oregon

We’re joined this week by our Bloguin Brother over at Duck Stops Here… we’ve been working with him all week in the ramp- up to the game, and even answered his questions yesterday. He’s


tBBC Preview: Oregon, National Championship Game

A bit of a different take this time, as Jason and Mali chat about the epic tilt in Dallas… MALI- Ok… it’s the Ducks and the Bucks.  Lots and lots of inappropriate t-shirts to be made, apparently. If you were an Oregon fan, what did you learn about Ohio State that you didn’t expect in the […]

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Wednesday Night Rumble: Ohio Against The World

What seemed like an impossible dream is now a reality: The Ohio State Buckeyes will play for the national championship. The North Texas/Dallas area will be flooded with scarlet and gray clad fans ready to lose their voice on Monday night when the Bucks meet the Oregon Ducks for all the marbles. The Sugar Bowl […]


NCAA, Universities Prove That Families Matter

1.6.16 UPDATE: The College Football Playoff Committee has announced that it will provide $1250 per parent ($2500 total) for the families of players at Ohio State and Oregon as travel assistance for them to attend the National Championship. My daughter is taking dance and gymnastics classes locally. It’s what kids do. Twice a year, I get the […]

Wednesday Night Rumble: The Chase Is On!

The bye week is over and the Buckeyes now await a home matchup on Saturday against the Iowa Hawkeyes. The second half of the season is about to begin and we’ll look ahead to what needs to happen for the Buckeyes to make a trip to Pasadena to play for the National Championship. It’s Wednesday, […]

We're number TWO!?

As a new college football season approaches, most fans are full of anticipation of what the 2013 season will hold for their beloved team. Fans are full of anticipation, eager for August 31st to get here so we can put shoe to leather. One of the rights of passage for college football fans is the […]

BBN Tournament LiveBlog: National Championship

Tonight is the last LiveBlog of the season as the Kentucky Wildcats and Kansas Jayhawks do battle for the College Basketball National Championship. As with each round, we’ve got to give a huge “Thank You!” to our BBN Bracket Challenge sponsors- the semis and finals are brought to you by The Buckeye Room. They’re having […]

BBN Tournament Liveblog: Final Four

We’re continuing the Madness here with the BBN!  Kentucky and Louisville get going at 6:09 PM EST, with the Buckeyes and Jayhawks tipping shortly after, currently approximately 8:49 PM EST. The liveblog will start at 6:00 PM EST to get you ready for the first of the excellent double-header. As with each round, we’ve got […]

Silver Bullet Points Reads Up

With the “off season” (or as Urban calls it- “Hunting Season”) upon us, SBP takes a bit of a different twist. Usually focused on news and updates from OSU press conferences and weekly preparation, during the off season, we’ll use this spot to affirm my ADD and help you stay on top of news from […]

Basketball LiveBlog: National Pillowfight

Welcome to the last liveblog of the 2010-2011 Basketball Season!  Today’s game pits the 8 seed Butler Bulldogs and the 3 seed Connecticut Huskies who finished the season ranked 9th in the Big East. Yes, ladies and gentlemen, the National Championship is a Pillowfight! Come join all of your favorite bloggers as we watch these […]

Charity Profile: Lending a Hand

(614) Magazine and Travis Hoewischer wrote a great article on Harley Helping Hands, our charity designed to help families fight brain cancer. Rob Harley, like over 20,000 others in this country, has experienced firsthand the devastation brain cancer can deal unto a family. A former defensive back for the Ohio State football team, Harley watched […]

Ohio State's Best Decade Ever?

As promised, here is a look at various ten year periods of Ohio State football. 1993-2002 Record: 97-27-1 (.78226) vs. Michigan: 4-6 Bowl Games: 4-5 Big Ten Championships: 3 National Championships: 1 All-Americans: 25 All-Big Ten: 51 Heisman Trophy: 1 I threw this one in mostly for fun and cheated by including 2002. Even with […]

Bowl Movement

As you may remember (or not) we’re taking a look at the idea of “National Championship”. So far, we’ve covered the following areas: Those who don’t know the past are doomed to repeat it– How did we get to where we are? Follow the money– Financial realities of the current system Now we move to […]

Numero Uno

Nope, not that one… With kickoff of the 120th season of Buckeye football mere hours away, it’s time to celebrate being on top. As St. Woody once said, “Without winners, there’d be no civilization.” And he should know. At the end of the season, The Ohio State University left the field as the number one […]