1. Urban Meyer and the Resurrection of the Big Ten

    The Big Ten died on September 6, 2014. We watched it die together. With the inspiration of my boss and enough negative fuel to power a visit to the moon, I wrote a eulogy for a conference while assessing the damage...

    Adam Kramer Written by Adam Kramer about 3 months ago 45,853 reads 255 comments

  2. Inside Oregon's Influence over Urban Meyer and the Ohio State Program

    COLUMBUS, Ohio — For more than 40 minutes, Urban Meyer stood at his lectern in front of the team meeting room packed full of reporters, dutifully answering questions in advance of Ohio State's appearance in Monday's national championship game...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 3 months ago 26,212 reads 156 comments

  3. Ohio State Football: Could Dontre Wilson Be Difference-Maker Against Oregon?

    At this time two years ago, Dontre Wilson was a 4-star recruit who was verbally committed to play his college football at Oregon...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 16,712 reads 44 comments

  4. Ohio State Football: Even Brighter Days Ahead for Buckeyes

    Coming into the inaugural College Football Playoff, Alabama was the favorite to win it all. And in the Sugar Bowl, nobody really gave Ohio State a chance against the winner of the mighty SEC West...

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  5. Urban Meyer Proves He's College Football's Top Coach After OSU Conquers Alabama

    As confetti rained down on the winner's podium after a classic showdown between No. 4 Ohio State and No. 1 Alabama, college football's top coach picked up the Sugar Bowl Trophy and hoisted it over his head...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 9,511 reads 41 comments

  6. Sugar Bowl 2015: Game Grades, Analysis for Alabama vs. Ohio State

    Urban Meyer and No. 4 Ohio State overcame a 15-point first-half deficit against No. 1 Alabama in the Sugar Bowl Thursday night, scoring 28 unanswered points in a 42-35 victory to advance to the national championship against Oregon...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 7,381 reads 2 comments

  7. College Football: New Year's Bowl Recap and Game Attended

    Catch your breath everyone, both of the inaugural College Football Playoff matchups are in the books. Now we can relax until the night of Jan. 12, when either Oregon or Ohio State are crowned as the 2015 national champion in Arlington, Texas...

    Josh Sachnoff Written by Josh Sachnoff about 3 months ago 290 reads 0 comments

  8. Alabama No Longer the Team to Beat in College Football

    If you weren't a believer that the Alabama dynasty ended when Chris Davis took a missed field goal back 109 yards to end last season's Iron Bowl or Oklahoma wrecked shop in the 2014 Allstate Sugar Bowl, you should be now...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 3 months ago 56,311 reads 737 comments

  9. Report: Braxton Miller Considering Transferring to Florida State?

    Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is considering transferring to Florida State, according to a report by Tom D'Angelo of the Palm Beach Post ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Heath Clary about 3 months ago 4,525 reads 2 comments

  10. Sugar Bowl Is Urban Meyer's Audition for the Future of Ohio State Football

    NEW ORLEANS — The sweet spot in college football recruiting is the five-hour car ride in any direction from campus. The player's family leaves home at 6 a.m. Saturday morning, arrives at 11, tailgates and is ready for kickoff at 1, 2, 3:30, 7...

    Ray Glier Written by Ray Glier about 3 months ago 20,182 reads 58 comments

  11. Jim Harbaugh vs. Urban Meyer Is the Rivalry That the Big Ten Needs

    Jim Harbaugh ’s return to Michigan comes as a shock to many in the NFL who expected Oakland, New York (Jets) and Miami to vie for his services...

    Phil Callihan Written by Phil Callihan about 3 months ago 26,280 reads 192 comments

  12. Alabama vs. Ohio State: Key Odds, Coverage Details for Sugar Bowl 2015

    There are several marquee games left on the college football schedule, but few are drawing as much mainstream attention as the 2015 Sugar Bowl battle between the No. 1 Alabama Crimson Tide and the No...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 months ago 5,183 reads 0 comments

  13. Can Ohio State Finally End the SEC's College Football Dominance?

    On January 8, 2007, Ohio State triggered the SEC's college football dominance when it fell to Florida in a 41-14 rout in the BCS National Championship Game...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 9,897 reads 116 comments

  14. Sugar Bowl 2015: Full Schedule, Positional Breakdown for Alabama vs. Ohio State

    Here's a statement fans have been waiting to hear for several years: We are one week away from a College Football Playoff...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 11,741 reads 77 comments

  15. Ohio State's Receivers Will Be a Matchup Issue for Alabama

    When Urban Meyer took over at Ohio State in January 2012, he wasn't high on his receivers, referring to the young group as a " clown show ...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 18,362 reads 308 comments

  16. Who Has More Impressive Coaching Tree: Urban Meyer or Nick Saban?

    Urban Meyer and Nick Saban are more than just great head coaches; they're also great mentors, each sporting a long list of disciples who have succeeded on their own...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 3 months ago 18,372 reads 91 comments

  17. Ohio State Is Fast Enough to Keep Pace with Alabama, SEC Speed

    In the 2007 and 2008 BCS National Championship Games, Ohio State was run off the field by faster and more agile SEC teams. The Buckeyes were outscored by an average of 20...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 12,819 reads 182 comments

  18. College Football Playoff 2014: Full Bracket, Viewing Information for Semifinals

    Welcome to the start of the bowl season. Instead of looking at the full slate on the first day of the bowl schedule, it's already time to look ahead at what college football fans have been waiting for all season...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 1,160 reads 0 comments

  19. 3 Ohio State Players Alabama Recruited Who Will Be Key in Sugar Bowl Matchup

    Ohio State and Alabama haven't met on the field since January 2, 1995, when the Crimson Tide beat the Buckeyes 24-17 in a heated Citrus Bowl matchup...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 3,901 reads 2 comments

  20. Ohio State Football: 3 Keys to Upsetting Alabama in the Sugar Bowl

    Contrary to popular belief in SEC territory, Ohio State’s fortune could not get any better than playing Alabama in the College Football Playoff semifinal at the Allstate Sugar Bowl on January 1 at 8:30 p...

    Tom Scurlock Written by Tom Scurlock about 3 months ago 5,543 reads 52 comments

  21. Urban Meyer's Wife's Hair Catches on Fire While She Blows out Birthday Candles

    Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer is focused on Alabama and the Sugar Bowl. However, there are probably a few things that can take his attention away from football. Like, for example, his wife's hair catching on fire...

    Brian Chen Written by Brian Chen about 3 months ago 66,060 reads 49 comments

  22. Urban Meyer, Ohio State as Underdogs Should Worry Alabama

    When No. 1 Alabama faces off against No. 4 Ohio State in the Sugar Bowl on New Year's Day, Nick Saban 's Crimson Tide shouldn't have a problem rolling over Urban Meyer 's Buckeyes...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 3 months ago 8,858 reads 20 comments

  23. Sugar Bowl 2015: Ohio State vs. Alabama Early Odds and Picks

    The initial College Football Playoff could not have asked for a better matchup to ring in the new year than what it got in the Sugar Bowl. Ohio State and Alabama are two of the most storied programs in the history of college football...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 8,228 reads 1 comments

  24. SEC's Favorite Rivalry Renewed in Nick Saban vs. Urban Meyer Semifinal

    When Chris Davis went 109 yards to end last season's Iron Bowl, the rivalry between Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn and Alabama head coach Nick Saban jumped into national consciousness as one of the best new coaching rivalries in the SEC...

    Barrett Sallee Written by Barrett Sallee about 4 months ago 23,039 reads 211 comments

  25. 6 College Football Bowl Games with Biggest Recruiting Implications

    The final weeks of the 2014 college football season begins with bowl season and will conclude with a push toward national signing day. With a bowl lineup that offers several juicy matchups between now and the national title game on Jan...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 4 months ago 22,353 reads 26 comments