Caption Friday: The Leaping Hug

By Alex on May 20, 2011 at 1:00p
Fake Buckeye or not fake Buckeye, that is the question

Oh, the infamous Herbie leaping on Eddie at the Fiesta Bowl picture. Take a stab at this one, as we can't wait to see some of these entries.

Remember, Truly exceptional captions might even earn t-shirt rewards.

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OHIOinME's picture

Look at the speed coming out of the South.  I'm moving out of Ohio and heading south.

Irricoir's picture

I can't think of a daggone thing due to the inner conflict inside me. Watching his excitement for "Our" team makes me view him with respect and then, in my vision I see the clouds start to part, and the the alien ship emerges to take all of our souls. {Sorry, not a caption}

I don't always take names when I kick ass but when I do, they most often belong to a Wolverine.

RBuck's picture

"Are the cameras on me?"

Long live the southend.

Irricoir's picture

"Perpetrating a fraud."

I don't always take names when I kick ass but when I do, they most often belong to a Wolverine.

COB's picture


Pam's picture

"This is the picture that forced me to appear as non-biased towards Ohio State as possible even to the point of being a complete and total douche"

poop's picture

Herby was selected in the first round of the 2002 rapture but, at the last second, opted to stay on Earth until 2011.

BuckeyeChief's picture

"Awesome, he tackled Doss before he could score!"

"2014 National with it!!!"

Denny's picture

"Holy shit Eddie, look at that awesome yellow jacket on that bro to our right!"


builderofcoalitions's picture

At the time, it was just two alumni celebrating as their alma mater made a big play. However, things took a disturbing turn when Herbstreit relocated to George's new adopted home in Tennessee. "I told him to quit calling me, but now he just stands on my street, just inches from the distance specified in the restraining order," George would later explain.

Because we couldn't go for three.

Leanenaud's picture

Touching a Heisman Trophy winner is just as good as winning a Heisman!

NW Buckeye's picture

"Eddie, this is going to make our memorabilia worth even more at the pawn shop!"

thorvath22's picture

Kirk: "oh my god Eddie check out the tan on that guy!"
Eddie: "which one?"
Kirk: "number 2!"
Eddie: " I'm gonna go have a drink with classy"

Irricoir's picture

A picture of what a man could be before taking the forbidden fruit from the ESPN tree.

I don't always take names when I kick ass but when I do, they most often belong to a Wolverine.

dmurder's picture

"ha ha, Im standing on tressel's back, while choking eddie"

"We have always had the best damn band in the land, now we have the best damn team in the land"- Jim Tressel 1-03-03

AngelHeartsBuckeyes's picture


Now when they win I can drop them five more places in the final poll!

Buckeye born and bred. Buckeye til I'm dead.

RoweTrain's picture

Eddie I'm so excited! I'm getting my tips refrosted tomorrow!!

"Just bow up and go out and play." ~ D. Lee

"As it stands right now, I know I am the best athlete in college football." ~ B. Miller

beserkr29's picture

"FUMBLE!!!  FUMBLE!!!  Wait, he fumbled it, right Eddie?  Eddie?  Oops."

clever handle's picture

Eddie, I LOVE  Doss and that #2 jersey!  I need one!  If only there were a place I could find an autographed one!

mattchoo's picture

"Ohio state should stop recruiting players like mike doss"

BLeezy17's picture

Can you tell which guy is excited to drop Ohio State in his final poll?

TheSweaterVest's picture

Carry me and my family to Nashville, big fella!

gravey's picture


VanDownByTheRiver's picture

"Eddie let me ride your coat tails so I can see what its like to be a Buckeye!"-Kirk

Bucksfan's picture

"I told you, Eddie, Willis McGahee is SO much better than you ever were!"

joel121270's picture

Eddie. we can't be seen together like this. How will I explain this to Mark May?

Tim's picture

Look at me, I'm Kirk Herbstreit.  I'm really excited because I'm a true Buckeye.

Johnny Ginter's picture

this is my favorite

OHIOinME's picture

I'm Rick James Kirk Herbstreit, Bitch!

pldconsulting's picture

Holy Chit Eddie, I think that new ball boy Terelle just shoved a real buckeye up my arse!

The Vest-er's picture

Eddie, I have to use your shoulders if I'm going to trample this scarlet and gray flag right.

Fundamentals are a crutch for the talentless.

Cross Village's picture

Lame, lamer, on and on........... Comments are Homer Simpson Douumb.

German Buckeye's picture

"Eddie, did you hear?  As long as I pose as an unbiased commentator, ESPN will renew my contract - and get this, they'll pay for moving expenses!"