July 10: Urban Meyer turns 50.
July 11: Jerome Baker To Announce
July 25: Friday Night Lights, under the lights at Ohio Stadium
July 28-29: Big Ten media days in Chicago, the unofficial kickoff to the Big Ten season.
August 3 or so: Ohio State should report for camp around this weekend of Saturday, Aug. 2 and Sunday, Aug. 3.
Last year, the Buckeyes reported on Saturday, Aug. 3 and began practice on Sunday, Aug. 4, when the first game of the season was on Saturday, Aug. 31. The first game this year is Aug. 30.
Aug. 14: Ohio Stadium renovations scheduled to be completed.
Aug. 24: On the Sunday before the season starts, the Buckeyes should begin typical game-week preparations and get out of camp mode.
Aug. 30: Season-opener in Baltimore against Navy at M&T Bank Stadium. Kickoff is at noon and the game will be broadcast on CBS Sports Network.
Oct. 28: First College Football Playoff Committee rankings released as part of the new four-team playoff postseason structure.