1. Knee Jerk Reactions: Minnesota

    ¬ First things first, the score was far closer than the actual game. I thought Ohio State took command from the very beginning and that had a lot to do with Pryor and Beanie making the entire team believe things were changing for the better...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  2. The Game That Will Be: Minnesota Open Thread

    As usual, I am off to Ohio Stadium to watch our beloved Buckeyes battle the tunnel diggers. Check out the preview for the game, and then you can digest the following thoughts, analysis, and musings to get the conversation started...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  3. Mmmm…Tastes like Preview: Minnesota

    MINNESOTA V. OHIO STATESept. 27, 2008 - 12:00pm ESTOhio Stadium BEFORE YOU WATCH What the Interweb is saying: Here is a quick tour of the relevant (and not-so-relevant) sites' perspective on ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 155 reads 0 comments

  4. XL Trojans Are No Match for One Small Beaver

    I’m sure you can come up with a million jokes that deal with “Beavers” and “Trojans”, but none of you could have predicted that Oregon would beat USC in Corvalis, Oregon...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 79 reads 0 comments

  5. Keep Your Friends Close, Enemies Closer: Minnesota

    The Daily Gopher answered a few questions for us this week to help us preview Minnesota. To get more Gopher insider information head over to The Daily Gopher. 1) So far, so good...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 73 reads 0 comments

  6. What to do While You Drink: Week 5

    Can you believe this is Week 5? I wait all year for this season and it is almost half way over (half empty). Now conference play really kicks in and the good games start (half full)...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 63 reads 0 comments

  7. Midweek Mierda: Second Season

    With Ohio State rapidly approaching their first conference opponent I was curious how they stacked statistically before the league punches started flying. Because Ohio State’s offense has received most of the attention, I looked at those stats...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 40 reads 0 comments

  8. Blog Poll Week 4: Dreams Edition

    Week 4 is poured and set, so you can trust it to support all of the illogical, inebraiated arguments you plan on having this weekend about insipid rankings compiled by keyboard monkeys and graduate assistants...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 52 reads 0 comments

  9. New and Improved?

    Ladies and gentlemen, this is what you have all been waiting for … for 7 days. Once Terrelle Pryor was crowned the starting quarterback for good (which happened one second after ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 77 reads 0 comments

  10. Ohio State Scoreboard Operation the Worst Part of a Trying Season

    I told myself I would not harp on this one, but I cannot help it. I want to make a standing objection to the overall scoreboard operation. I went to the Troy game prepared to make an objective ruling on the charm of the electronic mess overhead...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 231 reads 1 comments

  11. Is Jim Tressel the New Lloyd Carr?

    Tim from Varsity Blue is back for his weekly critique of the Buckeyes. This week he has an interesting take on the Sweatervest. Should we be worried? He thinks so...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 486 reads 4 comments

  12. Ohio State-Troy: Knee Jerk Reactions

    I have not had a chance to watch the game, read recaps, or listen to post-game press conferences, but the following are some things I noticed from the stands:¬ Where was Ray Small? No punt returns or routes...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 342 reads 0 comments

  13. Ohio State-Troy: Something Resembling a Preview

    TROY V. OHIO STATESeptember 20, 2008Ohio Stadium AMUSE BOUCH What the Interweb is saying: Previews abound for the Buckeyes’ (lesser) epic tilt with Troy...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 268 reads 0 comments

  14. I've Heard of Fish 'n Chips, But Fish 'n Nuts?

    There is something fishy going on at Ohio State. The status on Beanie Wells has changed more frequently than I’ve been able to keep track of, the QBs have more to worry about than throwing interceptions, and the team is no longer a Big Ten favorite.

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 200 reads 0 comments

  15. Mailbag: 10 Things on the Minds of Ohio State Buckeyes Fans

    This is less a mailbag and more commenting on a user submission. Buckeye Mark sent the bolded questions in after the USC game and I wanted to make some comments based on them. He makes some great points and observations...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 448 reads 1 comments

  16. Beanie Out; Now What

    With the announcement that Wells will miss his third consecutive game, I began thinking, “What are the chances Beanie does not return this season and takes a redshirt year?” I am not being alarmist...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  17. What to Do While You Drink

    Assuming you have power and some remaining appetite for college football, here is a brief breakdown of the action on the tellie this weekend...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 151 reads 0 comments

  18. Midweek Mierda: Flashback Edition

    Corrections 9/18/08, 12:45pm- Last of the Buckeyes: It has not happened yet, but if (read: once) Terrelle Pryor becomes the starting quarterback for The Ohio State University, it will ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  19. Project Buckeyes

    Just like any other major sports team, at Ohio State you’ll inevitably find thousands of fans certain that they could run and coach the team better than the people in charge. Well, the folks behind Project Franchise feel your pain...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 53 reads 0 comments

  20. Across the Border: Ohio State-USC Bloodshed Edition

    Tim from Varsity Blue is back with his assessment of Ohio State's performance against the Trojans. It's brutal, it's not for the faint of heart, and it's accurate. Sometimes, the truth hurts...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 383 reads 0 comments

  21. You’re Prayers Have Been Answered

    At his weekly press conference today, Tressel hinted that the fans would most likely have a new starting quarterback by the end of the season. Hell, I will not be surprised if the Buckeyes have a new starting QB by the end of the month...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  22. Freshman Monday: Stump Speech

    With such a celebrated class appearing on campus this fall I thought it would be easy to write about the feats and follies of the newbies. Ohio State was going to be dominant on each side of the ball, allowing freshman to see playing time in the blowouts.

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  23. Blog Poll Week 3

    Week Three's Blog Poll is cooked and ready. After the jump you can check out the reasoning, or lack thereof, in ranking these fine institutions...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 74 reads 0 comments

  24. The Game That Will Be: USC Open Thread

    Here are some notes, analysis, and musing on the USC game. I am eschewing a traditional preview because if you have not been reading about this game since March I cannot help you now...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 65 reads 0 comments

  25. Two Man Roundtable: Rabbit’s Foot Edition

    1. With the way things have gone for Ohio State in recent high-profile games, do you expect the coaching staff to open things (i.e., press coverage, blitz, more unique offensive packages) or do you think they will lean heavily on Tresselball (i...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about over 6 years ago 187 reads 0 comments