1. How Ohio State's Offense Will Change with JT Barrett Instead of Braxton Miller

    Speaking about his plans to minimize Braxton Miller 's rushing attempts this season, Ohio State offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Tom Herman conceded that the two-time Big Ten MVP's legs would always be a part of the Buckeyes' arsenal...

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  2. Braxton Miller Will Make 2015 Ohio State College Football's Most Talented Team

    A plethora of playmakers another year older. An offensive line with a season of cohesion under its belt. A defensive unit in its second year of a cutting-edge scheme. Another talented recruiting class on campus...

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  3. Meet JT Barrett, Braxton Miller's Replacement & Ohio State's New General

    At his press conference on Saturday, Urban Meyer raved about a "J.T. Barnett" who was impressing him in Ohio State's quarterbacks room...

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  4. Ohio State Football: Urban Meyer's Takeaways from Buckeyes' Second Scrimmage

    Initially open but later closed off to the media, the Ohio State football team held its second scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday with two weeks to go until its season opener against Navy...

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  5. Ohio State Football: Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report

    It's two weeks down, two to go in Columbus, where Ohio State officially finds itself at the halfway point in its fall camp session...

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  6. Ohio State Football: Dontre Wilson Is College Football's Most Undervalued Player

    Vertical lines are supposedly slimming. But if Dontre Wilson looks bulkier when he takes the field for his sophomore season this fall, it won't necessarily be because he traded in the Ohio State's No...

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  7. Ohio State Football: Will Braxton Miller Really Be Ready for the Season Opener?

    Since undergoing offseason shoulder surgery, every indication has been that Braxton Miller will be good to go when Ohio State takes the field for its season opener against Navy on Aug...

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  8. Ohio State Football: Inside the Buckeyes' Most Exciting Position Battle

    Inside the walls of Ohio State's fall camp team hotel, it'd be tough to find two roommates with more in common than Curtis Grant and Raekwon McMillan...

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  9. Ohio State Football: Sights and Sounds from Buckeyes Media Day

    On the heels of its second week of fall camp, the Ohio State football team held its annual media day, giving members of the press an opportunity to meet with the Buckeyes players and coaches...

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  10. Ohio State Football: Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report

    The first week of fall camp for the 2014 season is about to wrap up at Ohio State, and unsurprisingly, there is no shortage of storylines to be found in Columbus...

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  11. Ohio State Football: Examining the Buckeyes' Most Important Position Battle

    As Ohio State's 2013 season came to an end, Joel Hale came to a sobering conclusion. After beginning the year as a starter on Ohio State's defensive line, the junior defensive tackle ...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 13 days ago 8,224 reads 5 comments

  12. Ohio State Football: Inside the Overhaul of the Nation's Most Criticized Defense

    For the third time in four years, Luke Fickell faced the media during the first week of fall camp with a different role than the one he held the year before...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 14 days ago 7,264 reads 13 comments

  13. Ohio State Football: Freshmen Will Define Urban Meyer's 2014 Season

    Taking the podium for the first time following the start of Ohio State's fall camp session for the 2014 season, Urban Meyer could have addressed anything...

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  14. Ohio State Football: First Impressions from 2014 Fall Camp

    Addressing his team for the first time during fall camp, Urban Meyer made it clear that last season's disappointing finish is no longer on his mind...

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  15. Ohio State Football: Inside the Florida Media's Beef with Urban Meyer

    During Urban Meyer 's appearance on ESPN Radio's Mike & Mike —which was being hosted by two guys not named Mike—the Ohio State head coach managed to slip in a ...

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  16. Ohio State Defensive Line Will Be Urban Meyer's Best Since 2006 BCS Championship

    When Urban Meyer looks back on the best defensive lines that he's coached, one in particular stands out to the Ohio State head coach. Unfortunately for Buckeye fans, it's the same one that stands out to them, but for all the wrong reasons...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 20 days ago 3,431 reads 7 comments

  17. Biggest Storylines Heading into Ohio State Fall Camp

    When the Ohio State football team takes the field for the start of fall camp on Monday, it will do so with both national championship aspirations and expectations...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 22 days ago 2,253 reads 6 comments

  18. Ohio State Football: Jeff Heuerman Is Urban Meyer's Next John Simon

    At Ohio State, the role of what he calls the "heart and soul" of the Buckeyes is not one that Urban Meyer takes lightly. Two years ago, it was defensive end John Simon. Last season, it was left tackle Jack Mewhort...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 22 days ago 13,248 reads 18 comments

  19. Why Braxton Miller Is to Ohio State Football What LeBron James Is to the Cavs

    Asked how important it is to Ohio State for Braxton Miller to stay healthy, Buckeyes tight end Jeff Heuerman answered the question with a question of his own...

    Ben Axelrod Written by Ben Axelrod about 23 days ago 9,766 reads 46 comments

  20. Ohio State Football: 5 Burning Questions for Big Ten Media Days

    Big Ten media days in Chicago kick off on Monday, and for the third consecutive year, there will be no shortage of eyeballs watching Urban Meyer and the Ohio State contingent...

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  21. Ohio State Football Recruiting: The Significance of Friday Night Lights Camp

    When Urban Meyer arrived at Ohio State in November 2011, he brought along several traditions developed during his time at Bowling Green, Utah and, most notably, Florida...

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  22. Ohio State Football: Urban Meyer Aware of Importance of Offseason Discipline

    For football-crazed Urban Meyer , each week of the offseason is a long one. But as the Ohio State head coach learned a year ago, no week feels longer in the college football calendar year than the last before the start of fall camp...

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  23. Ohio State Football: Why Urban Meyer Must Land a Star Quarterback for 2015

    Nobody could successfully argue with Urban Meyer 's track record on the recruiting trail. Through three recruiting cycles in Columbus, the Ohio State head coach has brought the ...

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  24. Ohio State Football: 5 Biggest Position Battles Heading into Fall Camp

    Ohio State is only a few weeks away from opening fall camp, but questions remain when it comes to who will be starting for the Buckeyes come Aug. 30...

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  25. Ohio State Football: Urban Meyer's 5 Breakout Players to Watch in 2014

    The notion that Urban Meyer is obsessed with speed is more of a fact than it is an opinion. A year ago, I was watching high school prospects run 40-yard dashes at Ohio State's summer ...

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