COLUMBUS – Ohio State coach Urban Meyer was asked Wednesday afternoon if he was concerned Cincinnati might throw the ball 75 times against the Buckeyes when they take on the Bearcats on Sept. 27 after a bye week this...
COLUMBUS – It was exactly what Ohio State was looking for. But it also was a little like a slam dunk contest on 8-foot baskets.
COLUMBUS – Jalin Marshall didn't make a big deal out of it, but a 3-yard shovel pass from J.T. Barrett for his first career touchdown during Ohio State's 66-0 win over Kent State on Saturday was a very big moment for...
Lou Holtz was a Hall of Fame football coach. He has converted that success into a long career as a college football analyst on television, even though he does not have the appearance, voice or diction that medium usually looks for.
It's time to come down off that ledge you've been standing on since Saturday night, Ohio State fans.
QUARTERBACKSJ.T. Barrett wasn't the problem but he wasn't exactly the solution, either, when Ohio State lost 35-21 to Virginia Tech last Saturday.
Kent State at No. 22 Ohio StateNoonABC—COUNTDOWN77 days until OSU-Michigan kickoff—
COLUMBUS — Third and forever they call it sometimes when a football team's offense has to pick up big yardage on third down to get a first down.
COLUMBUS — Ezekiel Elliott hasn't rushed for 50 yards in a game yet this season, much less had a 100-yard game, but he is clearly the No. 1 running back for Ohio State.
COLUMBUS – The bad taste of Saturday night's 35-21 loss to Virginia Tech lingered on into Sunday night for Ohio State's football team.
COLUMBUS — When Ohio State played Virginia Tech on Saturday night, it was the 15th time OSU had played under the lights at Ohio Stadium and the first of five night games on the Buckeyes' football schedule this season.
QUARTERBACKSJ.T. Barrett calmed some nerves with his performance against Navy (12 of 15 for 226 yards, 2 TDs, 50 yards rushing). But don't expect to see him running the option play too often.
Virginia Tech at No. 8 Ohio State8 p.m.ESPN—RECRUITING UPDATE
COLUMBUS – Two sets of numbers describe what Ohio State senior receiver Devin Smith has been and has not been.He has been one of the best deep threat receivers in college football in the last three seasons.
COLUMBUS – Darron Lee accomplished the goal of getting to his dream school. What position he would play could be sorted out later.
BALTIMORE — Two hours after Ohio State's 34-17 win over Navy on Saturday, all the Navy logos had been scrubbed and washed from the artificial turf at the Baltimore Ravens' M&T Stadium.
BALTIMORE — Three weeks ago, if J.T. Barrett gave any thought to what he'd be doing after Ohio State's season opener against Navy, he probably figured it would go something like this:
THIS WEEK'S GAMENo. 5 Ohio State at NavyNoonCBS Sports Network—RECRUITING UPDATE
COLUMBUS – J.T. Barrett's name has already been spoken more in the last two weeks than it would have been the entire football season under normal circumstances.
There are few universities where football is as deeply embedded in the culture as at the Naval Academy.
COLUMBUS — Braxton Miller came through surgery just fine.
COLUMBUS — A year ago, Braxton Miller called then-freshman wide receiver Dontre Wilson “that lightning bolt.”“He's something special, man,” Miller said.
COLUMBUS – Football coaches and optimism at the beginning of a season are constant companions, sort of like pancakes and syrup.But deep down, they know. They know if their enthusiasm is real or contrived.