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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 16 Comments

Johnny Townsend Enjoys Friday Night Lights

Ohio State punter commit, Johnny Townsend of Orlando (FL) Boone made his second trip up from the Sunshine state to Columbus to check out Friday Night Lights. Here are some notes gathered after talking to the rising senior about his latest visit: Went up with his whole family and spent six da...
03 Aug 2012
by Alex 8 Comments

Tressel Surprised by Former Players at Charity Event

Bucknuts has a great story posted about the Cherish the Moment gala supporting the Kids & Kamp charity in which Jim and Ellen Tressel were the guests of honor. NBC4 was there to cover the event where 13 of Tressel's former players at Ohio State came and surprised him at the event which featu...
25 Jun 2012
by Alex 22 Comments

Ezekiel Elliot's Weekend Visit

Had the pleasure of catching up with Buckeye commit RB Ezekiel Elliott of John Burroughs HS in St. Louis, Missouri. Elliott was on campus this weekend for his first visit since committing a few months ago. Here are some notes from hsi trip: Had an absolute blast being back on campus and hang...
25 Jun 2012
by Alex 5 Comments

Jayme Thompson's Camp Experience

Caught up with current Ohio State commit S Jayme Thompson of Toledo Central Catholic and wanted to give you all the run down on what the future Buckeye had to say: Came down Friday and went home today (Saturday). Said it was fun as always and he really enjoyed being around the coaches ...
23 Jun 2012
by Alex 3 Comments

Urban Meyer Statement

Here is Coach Meyer's statement, just released from OSU: “I was pleased to take part in a productive, regularly scheduled meeting of the Big Ten Conference coaches today in Chicago. We had an opportunity to discuss a number of issues with each other and conference staff, including t...
03 Feb 2012
by Alex 5 Comments

Pryor 2008 vs Miller 2011 (Updated through 10 games)

I will continue to update this as the season goes on, but it's pretty interesting to take a look at Terrelle Pryor's freshman year in 2008 and Braxton Miller's freshman year in 2011. Keep in mind Miller didn't play in the Akron game, while Pryor played in every game, so we will co...
14 Nov 2011
by Alex 14 Comments

B1G Coaches Speak

While we load Fickell's presser to the main page, be sure to check out what the rest of coaches had to say on Day 1 of Big Ten Media Days. Click each coach's name below to see the video streaming straight from the Big Ten Network, who did a great job showing these live all day long. Be su...
28 Jul 2011
by Alex 2 Comments

Brewster and Simon Two to Watch

Mike Brewster and John Simon were the two Buckeyes represented on the conference's Watch List which came out this morning. See the official release below: July 28, 2011   CHICAGO - The Big Ten Conference released its inaugural Legends Division and Leaders Division Pla...
28 Jul 2011
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Kyle Dodson Commits To Wisconsin

Kyle Dodson grew up an Ohio State fan from Cleveland and thought his dream was to grow up and play for the Buckeyes one day. That was until he visited Wisconsin. "Growing up I always rooted for the Buckeyes because where I'm from everybody roots for them and hates Michigan", Dod...
13 Jun 2011
by Alex 3 Comments