tBBC Kickoff Countdown Celebrates 17

Today, we celebrate number 17, the total points scored in an Ohio State victory over Michigan on November 17th, 2007, 14-3.  This was a satisfying game for a couple of reasons. First, it was a win against Michigan, which is always satisfying. The other reason is the Ohio State’s defense completely shut down Michigan’s offense, […]

Gunning for 50

With a heading like that, there’s only one option for today’s countdown:

Top 25 Buckeyes of the Decade: #15 Vernon Gholston

The Buckeye Battle Cry will be counting down the Top 25 players of the past decade all spring/summer.  Every Monday and Thursday, Jim will be announcing a new player.  Our #1 player will be presented on Monday, August 30th.  Three days later, the 2010 season officially begins.  To view the previous entries in our Top […]

Five… and counting

Since we’ve entered “game week”, it would make sense to highlight Michael Wiley or the great James Laughlin, 1979 team MVP. Actually, since Jim’s blocked punt in the 1979 MACh1gAAn game led to another loss by TTUN, and since we seem to be making a lot of friends from “bluer” websites, let’s take day five […]

It's Man-Crush Day!!!

Earlier this week, I told you that I first saw this form of a countdown on one of my favorite blogs, Men Of The Scarlet And Gray. Something else that was common on MotSaG….love for Vernon Gholston. The proprietors of that site have a big big man-crush on #50. So, in honor of MotSaG, we […]