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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

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

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

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

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

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
by Alex

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

Chris Carter Jr. Signs With OSU

After some potential legal troubles, Cleveland JFK OL Chris Carter has finally signed his NLOI with Ohio State. Below is a press release from the school: Carter Signs With Ohio State Football Cleveland native 24th to join Buckeye recruiting class COLUMBUS, Ohio – Chris Car...
24 Feb 2011
by Alex

Under Armour Game Tonight

The UA All-American game is tonight at 7PM on ESPN. Current OSU commits QB Braxton Miller, DE Steve Miller, and LB Ryan Shazier are participating. Potential future Buckeyes at the game are DB Doran Grant, DB Jabari Gorman, ATH Darius Jennings (Won't play-injury), WR Ja'Juan Story, LB Jame...
05 Jan 2011
by Alex

Marcus Freeman to be Named LB Coach at KSU

I just got word from a trusted source that Marcus Freeman got the linebackers coaching job at Kent State. Freeman played at OSU from 2004-2009 and was part of a great linebacker duo along with James Laurinaitis. Freeman had a tango with the NFL as part of the Bills and texans, but had to retire p...
21 Dec 2010
by Alex

Shazier Decommits from Florida

LB Ryan Shazier has decommitted from Florida today after his official visits to LSU last weekend and Ohio State this weekend. He will be making his announcement later at his graduation party in the Miami area and will choose between the Bucks and Tigers. Being that all signs pointed to this b...
17 Dec 2010
by Alex

Addendum To Yesterday's Recruiting Update

As an add on to yesterday's recruiting notebook, news came out that the Buckeyes have offered Cumming, GA long-snapper, Bryce Haynes. Haynes holds offers from UNC, Arkansas, and Utah State and is considered the nation's top at his position. The Bucks usually don't offer schollies...
07 Dec 2010
by Alex

Amir Williams Officially In The Fold

  The last 24 hours have been good to the basketball Buckeyes, but things got even better today, as Amir Williams has signed a national letter of intent with Ohio State. Williams, a 6-10/220 center from Detroit Country Day School, became the fifth member of the class of 2011, joining...
17 Nov 2010
by Alex