tBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 45

In today’s edition, we celebrate number 45, an Ohio State victory over the “Fightin’ Holtzes” of Notre Dame  on  September 28th, 1996, 29-16. Fresh off a 72-0 walk-through against the Pitt Panthers, OSU ventured into South Bend and easily handled the Irish. I’ll let Diane Pucin of The Philadelphia Inquirer give you the recap. Or […]

TBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 77

We are at #77 in today’s episode of the tBBC’s Countdown to Kickoff series, that means Rice was on the short end of OSU’s 1996 season opener, 70-7. The Buckeyes had to replace Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George, QB Bobby Hoying, TE Rickey Dudley and WR Terry Glenn. They did so, in a manner, with […]

Buckeye Room to Host Jared Sullinger & ’97 Rose Bowl Champs Signings

Sponsored Post: Our partners at The Buckeye Room have put together a Star Studded lineup of Former Ohio State Buckeyes to sign autographs at multiple store locations over the next week.  Jared Sullinger will be signing autographs at 4 different stores and they will be hosting a 1997 Rose Bowl Champions Reunion Signing that includes […]

Pepe Pearson will fight you in a cage

We’re entering the home stretch now. 29 days until kickoff, and our hero today is none other than #29, Pepe Pearson. Pearson currently stands at #6 in the list of all-time rushing yardage at Ohio State. Beanie Wells passed him last year. His 1996 season may have been one of the best ever put together […]

Raymont Harris – Day #34

Raymont Harris graduated from the Ohio State University in the Top 5 of all-time Buckeye running backs. His 2,649 yards were mostly from bowling over defenders, and generally proving the cliche’ about “running downhill”. Since his departure from Columbus, five more backs have since passed him on the all-time yardage list (Eddie George, Pepe Pearson, […]

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 […]