tBBC Preview: Famous Idaho Potato Bowl- Toledo vs. Utah State

Throughout this bowl season, tBBC’s team looks at all the bowls to give you enough info to convince your family it’s worth watching. Enjoy! Toledo (9-3, 6-2 MAC) vs. Utah State (10-2, 6-0 WAC) December 15, 2012 4:00 PM ET ESPN The History: Hey! It’s the third sponsor in four years! That’s a tradition that […]

The Week That Were: Opening Weekend 2012

Sure, there’s games on Monday, but the weekend has been so amazing that we just couldn’t wait to get back in the saddle for our reflections on the games of note.  Plus, are we really all that excited about a game that’s all technical and stuff?  I thought not.  Obvious choice for this week’s soundtrack… […]

April Showers Bring Silver Bullet Points

Thursday’s cup of Mulligatawny, carefully crafted for the best damn fans in the land… since you know how to ask. Fingers crossed for good weather on Saturday! Buckeye 411 We Talkin’ About Practice- Today’s event was open to the press, and was a bit less spirited than last week’s affair. Afterward, Coach Meyer said that […]

2011 Military Bowl: Toledo -vs- Air Force

I finally get to add my two bits into the bowl preview discussion. I couldn’t pick a better game to start it off with. The Basics: Wednesday, December 28th, 2011, 4:30 PM EST on ESPN, from Washington D.C. Toledo (8-4, 7-1 MAC) and Air Force (7-5, 3-4 MWC). History: This is the second year that […]

The Week That Were- 9.24.11

Time for the stroll through the week’s absurdity in college football… this week’s soundtrack is inspired by a conversation with a colleague and the Stomping in the ‘Shoe- Enjoy the Stone Foxes. The big game of the week, according to the folks at the four letter network, was Saturday Night’s matchup between LSU and West […]

Thoughts on a shaky second win: Toledo

Following a win over Akron that left many giddy with anticipation for the rest of the season, Saturday’s 27-22 victory over Toledo brought expectations crashing back down to earth for Buckeye fans. Are the Buckeyes the juggernauts we saw in week one? Are they the lackluster group we saw in week two? How terrible is […]

Are you not Entertained? Toledo Edition

Well, that game was more than a little interesting. It’ll be hard to gauge this team over the next week, and I’m certain many are going to be expecting bad things in Coral Gables. Let’s see what the staff wanted to see again, and how much of it actually came to be. Malibuckeye – More […]

tBBC Postgame Show: Toledo

Eric and Mali at the BBC welcome Michael at Our Honor Defend back for another postgame show.  The three breakdown the entire 27-22 battle between the Ohio State Buckeyes and their in-state brethren to the north, the Toledo Rockets.  In particular, they talk about the excellence in the secondary for both teams, all of the […]

Ohio State Struggles With Toledo, wins 27-22

The Buckeyes faced off with the Toledo Rockets in Ohio Stadium on a day with drastically more beautiful weather than last week.  Ohio State found themselves in a huge fight with Toledo that was tight until the end.  The Buckeyes were finally able to secure the 27-22 victory when Toledo QB Terrance Owens threw an […]

Toledo LiveBlog

Welcome to today’s LiveBlog! The Buckeyes take on former Buckeye DB coach Tim Beckman and his Toledo Rockets today. As usual, we will be here to chat about it with good friends Men of the Scarlet and Gray, Our Honor Defend, and Fox Sports Ohio. In case you missed some of our coverage this week, […]

Across The Web: Toledo Rockets

For the third straight year, we here at tBBC are excited to bring you a little give and take with other bloggers across the Ohio State schedule. In addition to guarding the border against invading scum, the guys at LetsGoRockets do an amazing job at covering both Toledo and MAC sports… huge thanks to JPH […]

What do you Want to see on Saturday? Toledo Edition

Now that we’ve had a chance to read and digest Jim’s game preview for the Toledo match-up, the BBC writers have come up with this week’s list of things they want to see. Malibuckeye – More of the same. Ohio State started out well against the Zips, but the Rockets will be more of a […]

Keys to Victory: Toledo

Coming off a solid all-around performance against Akron, Ohio State and its fans have a lot to be optimistic about heading into game two. The Buckeyes established a solid foundation on offense and defense to build from as they work to get better each week. Fans and players can be optimistic, but not overconfident. The […]

tBBC Radio Hour: 2011 Toledo Preview

Eric, Jim, and Joe Dexter return for another game preview! As the Buckeyes prepare for their next opponent, the Toledo Rockets, the crew talks about how the Buckeyes did against Akron, and what they expect from the Rockets. They discuss Toledo’s opening game against New Hampshire, and how they feel about Rob Ianello after his […]

Opponent Non-Conference Preview: Toledo

(Today we continue to preview the Ohio State Non-Conference opponents of 2011 by heading two hours and 30 minutes north to Toledo, to focus on a team with a lot of experience, top notch coaching, and enough weapons to be dangerous against the Buckeyes during week two of the season.) When it comes to talent […]

Opponents of our Opponents are our Friends

Last week I looked at Ohio State’s 2011 schedule. Check it out if you haven’t already, but in summary, there are plenty of intriguing and challenging games awaiting the Buckeye’s this year. As difficult as the season will be, if Coach Fickell and company take care of business, they are fully capable of winning every […]

Road to the Title Game

  As the season approaches, you circle certain games on the calendar as ones to look forward to with a little extra anticipation. At the same time, there are other less exciting games that you are almost guaranteed to get alumni tickets for. And then there are the games in the middle of the excitement […]

Little Caesars Pizza Bowl: Toledo vs. Florida International

Toledo (8-4, 7-1 MAC) vs. Florida International (6-6, 6-2 Sun Belt) December 26, 2010 8:30 PM ET ESPN History: The bowl game now known as the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl (that’s “Little Caesars Pizza” Bowl, not “Little Caesars” Pizza Bowl) will be played for the 14th time on Sunday and will feature a pairing of […]

The Week That Were: 9.25.10

This week’s commentary is brought to you by my inner grumpy old man: One comment on Eastern Michigan, since all we do is talk Buckeyes here. Throughout the game I was having Dennis Green “They are who we thought they were” flashbacks, although not in ways that were complementary. Ok, let’s get our weekly dose […]

What Do You Want To See On Saturday? Illinois edition

Jeff at The BBC Pryor to continue improvement – He showed drastic improvement from the USC game to the Toledo game, and that pattern needs to continue.  I only saw four plays last week that I said “what are you THINKING”….cut that to two, and I’m happy. Two-parter – Subtitled “Fix the reasons we lost […]