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Warts by Brooks: The Sequel

Just two days after delivering the incredibly scandalous (and incredibly incorrect) scoop behind the departure of Shelly Poe as OSU's football SID, SPORTSbyBROOKS is back with "previously unseen images" of the letter from the Department of Justice that started our winter of dis...

How Many Years Left for the Jackets?

The Dispatch published a report today claiming the Jackets lost $25mil in the 2010-11 season, their 10th in the NHL. I remember telling Jason when the franchise was born that I'd be shocked if they made it 10 years in this town. While they aren't gone yet, I'm struggling to see how th...

Why Was Sanzenbacher A Snub?

First Posted at Inside The Shoe     From humble beginnings as an unheralded receiver from Toledo Central Catholic, Sanzenbacher made his way to Ohio State to try and make a name for himself. He came to Ohio State as an unknown who had to fight for everything he got, and what...

2011 NFL Draft 1st Round Projections

I have the Chargers making the call for Cam Heyward at pick 18.  18. San Diego Chargers – Cameron Heyward, DE/DT – Heyward’s stock has really risen from the impactful play of his Sugar Bowl performance in January.  Son of an NFL legend, Cam has the pedigree to...
28 Apr 2011
by whutupfam

Mike Conley helps lead Grizz to 2-1 over the Spurs

The Grizzlies won a tough 91-88 game in front of their home crowd. The win is their first home playoff win and second playoff win over the Spurs. They now lead the series 2-1 and could take command of the series with another home win. Our very own Mike Conley put up 14 points, 8 dimes, 6 boards, ...
24 Apr 2011
by Seth4Bucks

Jesse Owens Spring Game Details

Just received a university release spelling out some of the details for the Jesse Owens Spring Game. Because of a lack of bodies, it had been disclosed that the game would be O vs D, but here we find out more about the format, such as the fact that the ball will be spotted to create game-like sit...

OHSAA says "no" to Spring Football

http://www.daytondailynews.com/dayton-sports/high-school-sports/ohsaa-says-no-to-spring-football-1130575.html This really ticks me off. I feel the OHSAA is about as corrupt as the NCAA. WE need spring football in Ohio. The southern schools have had this advantage for years now. SEC dominance ...
08 Apr 2011
by iball

Big Ten Releases 2013-14 Football Schedules

From a university release: COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Big Ten Conference announced its 2013 and 2014 conference football schedules today. Ohio State, a member of the Leaders division, will play four home and four away league contests in each of those seasons. In 2013, the Buckeyes ...

Class of 2011: Thanks For The Memories

First posted by Stephan at Inside The Shoe   After the loss to Kentucky in the Sweet 16, I was absolutely heartbroken for this group of seniors.  If there was ever a class that deserved a national championship, it was this group. Eddie Days, Jon Diebler, Dallas Lauderdale, D...

BCS vs. Playoffs: BCS is......OK

First posted at Inside The Shoe Ed. Note: This is part 1 of Danny's response to Brady. Part 2 will come next week and will cover more of the financial part of it all. Moving to a playoff system in the Division formerly known as 1-A is all the rage these days.  Everyone, from U...

BCS vs. Playoffs: Playoffs Are Better

First posted at Inside The Shoe Ed. Note: The first in a series of posts between Brady and Danny on what system is better: The BCS, or the Playoffs. The NCAA basketball tournament is at full throttle and our Ohio St. Buckeyes have been as good as advertised up to this point. George Mason ...

The Herbstreit Move

I admittedly have no idea where a post like this goes, but I didn't want to hijack a basketball thread for a separate topic...and needed to vent. My buddy writes for WFNY and they just posted this (from the Dipatch) - http://www.waitingfornextyear.com/2011/03/kirk-herbstreit-moves-out-of-...
12 Mar 2011
by Reens

Cam Heyward Speaks to PFT About Tressel

Cameron Heyward appeared on PFT Live earlier today and was asked about the Tressel situation (7:25): Transcript: It's been a rough process up here. I just got up here Sunday, but you know I'm a Buckeye through and through and I'm with Coach Tressel to the very end. Coach...

The Emails

The initial email from the concerned attorney is sent to Tressel on April 2nd. He warns Tressel about Edward "Eddie" Rife, saying the feds raided the tattoo parlor's house and that they seized "a lot of Ohio State memoriabilia; including championship rings." Tressel replie...

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