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My College Football Week 14 Rankings

For the first time this season, the committee and I have the same four teams atop the rankings, albeit in a different order.  I'm still giving Iowa more credit for going undefeated, but otherwise my top six looks a lot like theirs.  The most notable difference after that is North Caro...

In-Depth Ohio State CFP/Bowl Breakdown

Ohio State's post season destination is still unclear. There are several questions that have yet to be answered. Will the Buckeyes make the CFP? Which bowl game will they play in? Who will they play? Those questions will be answered Sunday. However, if you're like most fans you...

2016 B1G Recruiting Rankings: 12-1-2015

B1G LOSSES PART 2 // 2 WEEKS // 6 LOST COMMITS Another two weeks and this time three B1G teams lost recruits. Minnesota, Iowa and Penn State lost a combined six commits in the last 14 days. The Gophers took the biggest hit with four players...

The Ohio State Effect: That Team

  Another week and another opponent gets its stats stuffed. THAT TEAM'S OFFENSIVE NUMBERS That Team started the season as a run heavy offense. However the four contests prior to The Game Our Rivals threw for over 1,200 yards. Which team would the Buckeyes fac...

Ohio State of (X)ind: at TSUN

We can sit around and feel sorry for ourselves or we can go up to Ann Arbor and beat the hell out of TTUN.   I choose the latter.  The Game is bigger than the rest of the season.  What happens in the The Game defines our legacy as Buckeyes.  We don't have time to feel b...

Ohio State On This Date: November 28th

Ohio State On This Date is a weekly in-depth look at Ohio State's record on the date of each game day. Today we delve into the Buckeyes' performance on November 28th. FIVE THINGS 11-28 This is the 7th time (4-2) Ohio State has played on 11-28. Ohio State is ...
28 Nov 2015
by Matt Gutridge

College Football Week 13 Bold Predictions

1. South Carolina stuns Clemson Why not?  Well, there is the Gamecocks' loss to Citadel last week.  But it's rivalry week so I'm going big and getting bolder than ever.  South Carolina takes down the Tigers, 28 - 24.   2. Auburn shocks Alabama The Iron Bowl has be...

Know Thy Enemy: That Team's Defense

THE LAND FROM WHICH THEY COME Go north until you step in it. I'll definitely hold out for that assignment in Hawai'i. TEN FACTS ABOUT THAT TEAM AND ITS FANS It was reported that The One Who Wears Khakis will only dress twenty pla...

College Football Week 12 Recap

Can we just pretend week 12 didn't happen? No?  Well, here's how I did on my bold predictions, then: 1. Oklahoma State implodes against Baylor in multiple-TD loss I'm giving myself half credit for this one, as I think you could certainly call their performance against t...

Let's Cook a Wolverine

     Saturday, will *ark the 112th ti*e Ohio State has faced *ichigan on the field of play. What *akes the ga*e even *ore special is that it will be the first ti*e that Urban *eyer will face new Wolverine coach Ji* Harbaugh on the sidelines. *ichigan larg...
26 Nov 2015
by BlockO

Let's Cook a Wolverine

     Saturday, will *ark the 112th ti*e Ohio State has faced *ichigan on the field of play. What *akes the ga*e even *ore special is that it will be the first ti*e that Urban *eyer will face new Wolverine coach Ji* Harbaugh on the sidelines. *ichigan larg...
26 Nov 2015
by BlockO

Know Thy Enemy: That Team's Offense

THE LAND FROM WHICH THEY COME Go north until you smell it. I'll definitely hold out for that assignment in Hawai'i. TEN FACTS ABOUT THAT TEAM AND ITS FANS It was reported that The One Who Wears Khakis will only dress twenty players...

Almost the Same

It’s not the same, but it’s almost the same.  To an eleven year old boy in Columbus, Ohio back in 1969 there was no team greater than the Ohio State Buckeyes.  They were the National Champions.  They had defeated the celebrated USC Trojans and their Heisman Trophy winning star...
25 Nov 2015
by Jonnferrell

2015 Enemies Of The State

ENEMIES OF THE STATE Since 2012 there have been 25 players from the great state of Ohio to cross the border and play for That Team. Who were those players? What have they done in enemy territory? The most important question, have any of them defeated Ohio State? No. ...

My College Football Week 13 Rankings

I still have Iowa higher than the committee does in their top 25, and they opted for Oklahoma instead of Notre Dame for a playoff spot, but otherwise my top 6 looks pretty similar to theirs.  I still think they are short-changing North Carolina, at only 14 in their rankings (vs 11 in mine)...

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