Alex's blog

Clear Picture of Roster Space

Here is the current scholarship count following NSD. 58 returning players and 24 signed letters of intent. Johnny Townsend is still in the queue. As you can see, if the Buckeyes do indeed add Townsend to this count, it would mean that one of the players below would not be on the roster come the sta...
06 Feb 2013
by Alex

Quenton Nelson Update

Here is the latest on the 2014 offensive lineman from Red Bank (NJ) Catholic: The Nelson family spoke with Ed Warinner and Urban Meyer yesterday on the phone. Quenton tries to call Coach Meyer once a week. Because "Q" plays basketball it has been tough to get out for a visit,...
25 Jan 2013
by Alex

Catching Up with Kyle Berger: Junior Day Visit

2014 Cleveland (OH) St. Ignatius LB Kyle Berger was offered a scholarship by Ohio State back in November, right before making a visit to Columbus for The Game. At the time it was Berger's first offer, but that was quickly followed by an offer from Cincinnati and then a few others. At the time K...
14 Jan 2013
by Alex

Catching Up with Nick Richardson: The Game Visit

2014 Westerville (OH) Central OL Nick Richardson may be the top at his position in the state when it is all said and done come Signing Day in February of 2014. The 6-5/285 prospect has been in constant contact with the OSU coaching staff, and while he doesn't have an offer yet, he is extremely i...
29 Nov 2012
by Alex

Catching Up with Dravon Henry: The Game Visit

We caught up with 2014 Aliquippa (PA) ATH Dravon Henry, the cousin of Darrelle Revis, after he attended the Ohio State-Michigan game this past weekend with teammate, DT Jaleel Fields: If he enjoyed the game: "Yeah, I did. It was really loud and I didn't expect it to be like that. It...
27 Nov 2012
by Alex

Catching Up with Jaleel Fields: The Game Visit

2014 Aliquippa (PA) Senior High School DT Jaleel Fields is a prospect that the OSU staff has been in constant contact with. At 6-3/270 Fields has great size to play defensive tackle at the next level, but also has the great athleticism that Urban Meyer looks for in his offensive linemen. He took hi...
26 Nov 2012
by Alex

Catching Up with Dorian Hendrix: The Game Visit

Dorian Hendrix is a 6-1/215 linebacker in the class of 2014 from Huber Heights (OH) Wayne, the same high school as Braxton Miller. He is considered one of the best linebackers in the state for his class and has been in contact with the Buckeye coaching staff.  Hendrix was in town to see OSU be...
26 Nov 2012
by Alex

Catching Up with Tinashe Bere: The Game Visit

I had the chance to sit down with 2014 Cincinnati (OH) Sycamore LB Tinashe Bere following his weekend visit to Columbus to see Ohio State defeat Michigan: On the experience: "It was amazing and really fun. It was an exciting game." He didn't get to speak to the coaches ot...
26 Nov 2012
by Alex

Catching Up with Kyle Trout: The Game Visit

2014 Lancaster (OH) OL Kyle Trout has been a prospect that has been in constant contact with the Ohio State coaching staff. While he does not currently hold an offer, he is thought to be at the top of OSU's wish list for the in-state prospects at the position group, along with Jimmy Byrne and Ni...
26 Nov 2012
by Alex

Da'Shawn Hand Announces Top 10

In alphabetical order, nation's top 2014 player lists his top 10. He is visiting for The Game this weekend with his coaches and teammate ATH Marcus Boone. They are making the drive from Virginia today and will likely leave on Sunday. Alabama Crimson Tide Florida State Seminoles Lsu Tigers ...
23 Nov 2012
by Alex

Zach Yousey: Cal Visit

Columbus (OH) Harvest Prep WR Zach Yousey (6-2/190) took in the Ohio State-Cal game this past weekend. Here is the latest: Yousey currently holds six offers: Ball State, Bowling Green, Eastern Michigan, Eastern Illinois, Miami (OH), and Toledo. He is receiving interest from many Big Ten prog...
18 Sep 2012
by Alex

OSU Players Recruited By Urban

Just thought it would be interesting to give everyone a look at the veteran players currently on the roster (non-true frosh) who were recruited by Urban at Florida. These were players who had offers from Meyer when he was the head coach. There were some others on last year's roster, but I though...
28 Aug 2012
by Alex

Pages