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Now That The Dust Has Settled …

(photo courtesy of www.nbc4i.com) …the 2016 NFL Draft,  held April 28th – 30th in Chicago, is now nearing two weeks old. It is time to break it down …. At least act like we have some grand inside knowledge of the war rooms and present an analysis worthy of some of the greatest sporting minds […]

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Ohio State Buckeye Moments: Nick Vannett

(Image courtesy Columbus Dispatch) The NFL Draft is right around the corner and over the next few days, the staff here at The Buckeye Battle Cry want to share with you our favorite Buckeye Moments from the draft eligible players from the Ohio State program. Today, we look at tight end Nick Vannett. The Westerville, […]

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OSU Pro Day Recap and Reactions

Today was a big day in Columbus as 22 former Buckeyes where on stage to perform in front of an estimated 133 NFL representatives. Many of those players were looking to improve on their NFL combine numbers.  Let’s take a look around the Twitterverse and see how things went: The Minister of Buckeye News, Jerry […]

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - FEBRUARY 22: Former Texas A&M offensive lineman Jake Matthews runs the 40-yard dash during the 2014 NFL Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 22, 2014 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

NFL Combine Thoughts

So, the NFL Combine is finally over. I also understand that the Buckeyes had quite a few players invited to the combine; 14 to be exact. I’ll look at some of the Buckeyes’ Combine performance and offer brief thoughts on what it means in regards to the upcoming NFL Draft, April 28-30. Joey Bosa Let’s […]

Braxton Miller Shines at Senior Bowl Practice

Joe Dexter and Clair Crawford discuss the reaction of scouts and media members that watched the North Team at Tuesday’s opening scouting process.

They also explain why Braxton Miller and Adolphus Washington stuck out more than the other Buckeyes in Mobile, Alabama.

COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 13:  Nick Vannett #81 of the Ohio State Buckeyes breaks through the grasp of Elcee Refuge #7 of the Kent State Golden Flashes on a 14-yard reception in the first quarter to set up Ohio State's second touchdown at Ohio Stadium on September 13, 2014 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Nick Vannett Named to Mackey Watch List

Being shadowed by the likes of Jeff Heuerman is a thing of the past. Ohio State fans have recognized the impact that senior tight end Nick Vannett has had on the program with his top level blocking ability and timely play making. Now starts that campaign for college football nation to get a better understanding […]

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Wednesday Night Rumble: Why We Watch Ohio State

There are moments in time we will never forget. There are days we look back on fondly and remember something unique. We think back to anniversary’s or birthdays. And then there are rare moments like Monday night. Those are the nights that we’ll replay over and over in our minds for weeks and months. Those […]

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Wednesday Night Rumble: Complete the Mission

The Game has come and gone. The regular season is over. A lot has happened and changed since August when the 2014 campaign began. A lot has changed since Saturday, November 29th. We’ll get into it. It’s Wednesday, let’s rumble! The Game For three quarters the 2014 rendition of The Game was eerily reminiscent of […]

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tBBC Awards: Penn State

Offensive tOSU Offensive MVP KEN-  JT Barrett MDOTYSR – JT and EZE share it this week. MALI –  JT Barrett SCOTT – ya down wit JTB? Yeah you know me PATRICK – JT Barrett.  He disappeared in the second half but came back in OT> WVa – Ezekiel Elliott has slowly pushed himself to becoming the leader of this […]

tBBC Game Preview: Wisconsin Badgers

After rolling the overmatched FAMU Rattlers last week, things get a bit tougher this Saturday night as Ohio State hosts B1G/Leaders leader Wisconsin in an 8:00 PM game. The Buckeyes (4-0, 0-0) look to move into 1st place in the Leaders Division by shutting down the Badgers (3-1, 1-0). First year Badgers Head Coach Gary Andersen […]

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 […]

Spring Game Primer

With spring practice well underway and the spring game quickly approaching, it is time to move from “way too early looks” at each position into some more informed analysis based on practice reports. [Note: I apologize for not getting to the defensive backs in my “way too early looks”.] This offseason has been a tumultuous […]

Offense / Defense Bowl Preview

Checking in with a preview of the Offense / Defense Bowl being played Dec. 31 @ 4. Will be held in Myrtle Beach South Carolina.  TV will only be Comcast in the South. Practices have been delayed because of players not arriving on time, due to the weather on the east coast.  We could see […]

Nick Vannett is a Buckeye!

Westerville Central TE Nick Vannett committed to the Buckeyes today, becoming the 16th member of the 2011 class. At 6’6″ and 225 lbs. Vannett has the frame to develop into a dominating blocker (just the way Ohio State likes ’em at TE). At the same time, he has the athleticism to stretch the field as […]

Recruiting Update: Is it too early to look at 2012?

Update: Josh Perry verbally committed to Ohio State today, becoming the first commit in the class of 2012. Welcome to Buckeye Nation Mr. Perry! When you are on a recruiting roll like Ohio State is, it is never too early to look ahead. But first a quick look at the 2011 class. Rumors are swirling […]

Recruiting Update: Joel Hale is a Buckeye!

Alternative title for this update: Christmas in June or The Homestretch. With the commitment of legacy WR Evan Spencer on Saturday, the class of 2011 has grown to 13 players. That means that the magic number for the rest of the class is 9 (or so I have read). What happens with the last 9 […]

Recruiting Update: Braxton Miller is a Buckeye!

First things first, a big congratulations to Mr. Miller on an excellent college choice. If he keeps his head on straight, he has the tools to be the next great QB at The Ohio State University. Exciting stuff. For evaluation and video of what he brings to the table, check out our coverage from earlier […]

Recruiting Update: 5/4/10

There hasn’t been much action on the recruiting front over the past week, so I am going to list the players I think are the most likely to become a part of this, most likely at the top, least likely at the bottom. Pretty simple, I know, but it’s better than nothing for the week.

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