Ohio State-Louisville?

By Kyle Rowland on August 12, 2013 at 11:09 am
Charlie Strong is a former Meyer assistant at Florida.

Ohio State and Louisville are close in proximity, but they haven't played since the 1992 season. That game featured a wrestler at quarterback for Louisville. 

With Urban Meyer and Charlie Strong coaching the two schools - and being the best of friends - a showdown could soon be in the offing. Rick Bozich, of WDRB in Louisville, recently spoke to Strong about the possibility

"We talk a lot," Strong said. "I have asked him to play me. I don't know if he will. I don't know if he wants to. But I'd love to."

One scenario would pit the Buckeyes and Cardinals together in a neutral site game at Paul Brown Stadium. Whether it's a home-and-home or one-off game at a neutral site, I think both fanbases can agree that they'd be in favor of a marquee matchup.

Strong said he asked Meyer for a game more than a year ago.

Said Strong, "Before we got in the ACC, I was like, ‘We need to play a big-time opponent … Urban, why don't you play us?' He said, ‘Let's think about that.' "

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