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College Football Playoff Semifinals Recap

The title game approaches, but first let's see how I did with my predictions for the semifinal round: 1. Clemson knocks off Oklahoma to stay undefeated It was close at halftime, as the Sooners went to the locker room with a 1-point lead.  But the Tigers came out strong in th...

The Yin & Yang of JaQuan Lyle & A.J. Harris

On Sunday, the Buckeyes narrowly defeated Illinois in a game that ended much closer than it should have been due to some clutch 3-pointers by the Illini when the game seemed out of reach. It was a big win that propelled the Buckeyes to 2-0 in conference play as they head to Northwestern (13-2) on We...

Moved to forum.

Moving to forum I appreciate deeply the dedication to Ohio State of these early entries. While I hate to say goodbye prematurely to these young men (I am a fan after all)... if I were in their shoes, with a Round 1 - 3 grade, I wouldn't hesitate to go to the NFL. They've accomplished th...

The Ohio State Effect: Notre Dame

The final game of the 2015 season and another team gets its stats stuffed.   NOTRE DAME'S OFFENSIVE NUMBERS Notre Dame entered the game with top 25 offense that was capable of running and throwing the ball. Before playing Ohio State the Irish&n...

Ohio State On This Date: January 1st

Ohio State On This Date is an in-depth look at Ohio State's record on the date of each game day. Today we delve into the Buckeyes' performance on January 1st. FIVE THINGS 1-1 This is the 27th time (12-14) Ohio State has played on January 1st. Ohio State...

Kentucky and NIU Game Notes

Now we know what a detriment Grandstaff was to the program. Him transferring was the best thing that could have happened for the Buckeyes. Just kidding. But the Buckeyes are now undefeated this season with all their wins coming against top 5 opponents with Grandstaff away from the program. And with ...

11W Military History Archive Blog Thing

Mods, everyone: I'm mostly organizing this as a single resource for the military history posts on 11W.  There's been a request for this stuff, so I figure it's good to organize it.  Also, people who write military history posts can link back to this one and include the archive.  Hopef...
20 Dec 2015
by JKH1232

My solution to the NFL concussion problem.

I think if the NFL would place size restrictions on every position it would greatly reduce their health concerns and help curb HGH abuse. If they were to pass a rule restricting sizes of players in say 20 years, it would give professional and college teams plenty of time to adjust their conditioning...
17 Dec 2015
by lhardeman

College Football Bowl Season Bold Predictions

1. Hark! The Houston Cougars win Both Houston and Florida State have momentum heading into their showdown in the Peach Bowl.  But the little guy has shown he has what it takes to slay the giant in previous New Year's Six and BCS bowls and this year figures to be no different.  The Couga...

UConn and Air Force Game Notes

The Buckeyes couldn’t build on the blowout victory over Air Force and suffered their biggest defeat this year to the Huskies on Saturday. Here are some notes on both games. UConn Game Notes UConn is a much better team than us and played like it. For the first time this year, it felt like ...

College Football Week 14 Recap

Let's recap my bold predictions from championship week 1. Favorites all win in SEC, ACC, Pac 12 championship games Alabama and Clemson locked up spots in the top 4 with wins in their respective conference title games, while Stanford claimed a Pac 12 title and Rose Bowl berth with...

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