1. Brian Hartline, Mark Sanchez Departures Lighten Ohio State's Snow-Bound Day

    If you live anywhere near central Ohio (or the Midwest, for that matter), you have likely had your day altered by the day’s brutal snow. Yet, I feel totally unshackled...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 236 reads 2 comments

  2. Knee Jerk Reaction: Texas

    I apologize for this being so late but I had it typed on Tuesday but work and commitments kept me from getting it up. Since I put work into I will post it now anyway...

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

  3. Two-Man Roundtable: Encore Open Thread Edition

    You know it. You love it (or possibly not). But we bring you one last two-man roundtable open thread. Drink from its bountiful cup and produce comments like rabbits...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 49 reads 0 comments

  4. It's Party Time

    It is game day and despite an underwhelming vibe for this game, I am wound up and feeling the attending stomach butterflies. Some of that fluttering makes me feel good, some not-so-good. What Makes Me Feel Good Ohio State’s Run Defense v...

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  5. Fiesta Bowl: Child’s Play

    The opening paragraph of the “Comment” in the most recent New Yorker struck me as strangely apropos for the Buckeyes impending contest with Texas...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  6. Fiesta Bowl: Players to Watch, Or Not

    Players to WatchBeanie WellsThe junior is most likely playing in his last game as a Buckeye and will want to make a statement. Wells is not happy...

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  7. Big 12 Math Made Easy

    Your Big 12 Average Scoring – 14 points for average defense = bowl scoringYour Big 12 Average Scoring – 21 points for good defense = bowl scoring"You've got to stop the ...

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  8. Penn State, the Big Ten Needs You

    Maybe Ohio State fans could go on and on about how ruined our season this year and in 2005 (more so in 2005), or how every day a Penn State player was arrested and no one batted an ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 201 reads 1 comments

  9. Video Re-Entry

    I probably should have mentioned that, along with the Buckeyes, I was taking a week off. To ease myself back into the groove I am starting out tonight with a couple of videos. Todd McShay seems to like the Buckeyes more than most prognosticators...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  10. Irrational Annoyance

    I hate sentiment like the one conveyed in this article. I view this as a totally media-driven story. Oh no, is Senator Tressel feeling heat from his gigantic, illogical, ravenous fan ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 262 reads 4 comments

  11. Ohio State Fans Staying Home

    Plenty of great seats are apparently still available for the 2009 Fiesta Bowl. The question on many minds is, "Why?" Some are blaming the stagnating economy, while others are citing ...

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  12. Ohio State Football 2009 Recruiting Roundup

    It’s that time of year again when the snow starts falling, bowl games begin, and recruiting classes start filling up. Let’s take a look at the top contenders to fill up Ohio State’s remaining scholarships...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 393 reads 0 comments

  13. College Football Playoffs: Simulation Nation

    Let me preface this post by saying that I am not a huge fan of computer rankings and/or formulas playing a role in determining the MNC...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 1,835 reads 1 comments

  14. Why Playing Texas May Not Be a Good Thing for Ohio State

    On Monday, the Columbus Dispatch’s Bob Hunter posted that playing Texas was the best thing for Ohio State. His logic is simple and obvious, yet flawed...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 254 reads 2 comments

  15. Ohio State Buckeyes to the Fiesta: No Party Included

    Oh, [insert expletive]! Someone, please, talk me off the ledge. This is not the game I wanted to see, and maybe that is what led me to predict a Sugar Bowl matchup with Alabama a while ago...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 375 reads 4 comments

  16. What to Do While You Drink: Last Gasp

    It should look about the same today. (Update (5:13): Something happened when I posted this before leaving the house this morning. This is kind of pointless now but I will post it anyway...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  17. Midweek Mierda: Spot On Edition

    To paraphrase Adam Sandler: Who are the ad wizards who came up with that one? Seriously, they are pretty good...

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  18. Ohio State-Michigan Review

    I should have posted this last week when Tim sent it along, but work and the holiday got in the way. I know it is not timely, but it is still worth reading. A big thanks to Tim from Varsity Blue for taking the time each week to do this...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 97 reads 0 comments

  19. Blog Poll | Week 14

    The Week 14 BlogPoll ballot is out and not much has changed in this one. Perhaps the most notable lack of change is my ranking of Texas and Oklahoma, respectively. See below...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  20. Ohio State BCS Bound?

    It certainly looks that way with Oregon State’s flame out last night. In theory, Ohio State could be passed over for the undefeated Boise State coming out of the WAC, but it is difficult ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 462 reads 5 comments

  21. What To Do While You Drink: Week 14

    If you are like me you have taken some time off this holiday but are now ready to get back to civilization and, more importantly, college football...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 158 reads 0 comments

  22. Michigan's Pounding in Columbus Is Worthy of a Knee-Jerk Reaction

    Notes, thoughts, and musings from the cheap seats. First Half It seems like the skirmishes at midfield are starting to become a rite of passage for this game...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about almost 6 years ago 290 reads 0 comments

  23. Ohio State-Michigan Drinking Game Open Thread

    You do not expect much of a game but you still want to be entertained. What better way to enjoy yourself than drinking in step with the Ohio State beat down of Michigan? Here is a little drinking game to help get you started...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 337 reads 1 comments

  24. Tastes Like Preview: Michigan

    The have television on the Interweb now: The buzz is not the same this season but as you know, this is the type of game that defines a rivalry—when a team with no chance goes out and plays above their head...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 186 reads 0 comments

  25. Michigan Wolverines Football Position Preview: Overall Offense

    Let's wrap up the position preview with wide receivers and the overall offense. Wide Receivers With the passing reluctance (Ohio State) and inefficiency (Michigan), who really think a WR is ...

    Buckeye Commentary Written by Buckeye Commentary about 6 years ago 114 reads 0 comments