Looks like these kids just need to keep working. Good things comes to those willing to work.
"Age wrinkles the body, quitting wrinkles the soul" Woody Hayes
We are long overdue for a big 4/5-Star BOOM. Is it Friday yet?
"Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity..." -John Muir
Harry Miller...#37 in the composite committed like 9 days ago.
I would’ve guessed it was longer ago than that...time has slowed down.
Just a crazy stupid thought, but we seem to be recruiting great players at every position except QB.
This year is a down year for QBs but we are in the running for a few studs in the 2020 class.
Every 5 star QB in 2019 is currently committed to Ohio State. What's the problem?
So many of these 3*s have some major power offers. It will be interesting to see their ratings as the season goes on and the signing period approaches.
I survived Cooper, and I hate Tai Streets.
King Ojabo sounds like a character in Star Wars
Sounds like it’s from Black Panther
Staff putting in work.
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing." - Edmund Burke
The Mickens kid is the real deal
Knowledge is Power
Definitely...good size, good pedigree.
I'm not around that much, running exhausted and lost...
always good to see OHIO STATE in anyone's top 15!
16-2 is SWEET!
Agreed - it's never too early see these lists. The fat will eventually be trimmed.
Go get'em Cal Poppy - we are behind you !!
It's not a rivalry .............. it's a wreckoning.
They are in every kid’s top 15. OSU is in the top 5 or close to it every year, so if they are not in the top 15, the kid isn’t paying attention - or he is from tsun.
Anyone else see the local Northland brother Branham JR C/O 2020 commit to that team up North today? ughh
Saw it. Posted the same in the 2020 recruiting forum. Wouldn’t think he would pull the trigger so early.
Ohio State > *ichigan
Urban > Hairbaugh
Im not surprised. Ohio kids are tired and even angry about being told they aren’t good enough to play for their state’s flagship school. ttun gives them the ideal situation and opportunity for revenge - at least an opportunity. Unless they recruit better overall, I don’t see them beating OSU anytime soon. But all these Ohio kids getting spurned is going to trickle down to their kids, and the next generation, and one day may catch up to OSU with a kid or two that they do actually want.
"Forward thinking"...is a good thing ELJTSA
You got an upvote
FLJ - glass is half full!! The success we have is because kids all of the country are now growing up to be Ohio State fans. With that comes great players which then becomes great teams.
Sorry but we are not going to win national titles with mostly Ohio kids on the roster.
Get used to it or get out
Ohio kids are tired and even angry about being told they aren’t good enough to play for their state’s flagship school.
That's because a large percentage of them aren't.
"You're the patron saint of the totally effed" - Hot Tub Time Machine
This about honoring his late grandfather who was a big UM fan. On UM side of things, it appear they were after Paris Johnson ( the 5th rated player in 2020) who is close to this and he didn't waste any time trying to recruit him.
If this kid is publicly tweeting Johnson telling him that their dads know each other, I’m skeptical that he knows Johnson at all.
Jordan Johnson's highlight reel is impressive. He runs great routes, jukes defenders out of their shoes and keeps plays alive.
"We get paid to score touchdowns, not kick field goals"
-- Urban Meyer
Did anyone notice how the talent level at OSU dropped towards the end of the Vest time here. Did anyone ever here what Urban said about the talent level when he arrived. I admit Luke wasn't ready to be a head coach here but it wasn't all that great talent wise when he took over here either. Plus the coaching staff was even worse. You don't see the number of Ohio players in the top 250 like days gone by. Look at any recruiting service and look at the states that fill the top 250 Ohio won't be one that sticks out trust me. Even back when it did populate the 250 better it didn't cover all the positions needed filled year to year.
No, I just noticed that the talent cupboard was well stocked enough from JT to go undefeated in Urban's first year, the B10 cahmpionship game-which wasn't lost due to talent the 2nd, and a NC in the 3rd.................................