1. Ohio State's 'Marshall Plan' Is To Corral the Herd

    Game 1 Marshall Thundering Herd Location Ohio Stadium (Columbus, OH), 7:30pm EST, Big Ten Network Head Coach Doc Holliday Marshall Players Who Were Recruited by Ohio State N/A...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about almost 4 years ago 1,848 reads 4 comments

  2. Ohio State Football: Hey Nike! Quit Messing With The Uniforms!

    Late this afternoon, I received an e-mail from my friend Steve, who sent me this link and information that Ohio State would again be wearing special uniforms for the Michigan game on November 27th...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about almost 4 years ago 1,106 reads 16 comments

  3. Ohio State Football: A Look Back At The 2007 Recruiting Class

    The last few years, I reviewed Ohio State's recruiting classes of 2005 and 2006 when those classes were the current seniors...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about almost 4 years ago 1,292 reads 0 comments

  4. 2010 College Football Predictions: Ranking Ohio State's Schedule

    In 2008 and in 2009, I ranked Ohio State's opponents for that season as I viewed them, from the toughest opponent to the least challenging opponent...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about almost 4 years ago 3,265 reads 31 comments

  5. Welcome Nebraska To Big Ten Football, Now How Do We Sort This Out?

    Greetings and salutations there, Dr. Tom Osborne . And let me be among the many to welcome you and the Nebraska Cornhuskers to the Big Ten Conference...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about 4 years ago 348 reads 6 comments

  6. Was Ohio State's Maurice Clarett the Prodigal Son?

    Maurice Clarett has been released from a Toledo correctional facility and will relocate to a "halfway house" facility in the Columbus area...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 929 reads 26 comments

  7. Ohio State's Spring Cleaning (and Questions): Part Two

    A few days ago, I posted the beginnings of what I consider to be Ohio State's main concerns as the Buckeyes begin spring football on April 1. I have ranked the concerns from low priority to high priority...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,030 reads 18 comments

  8. Ohio State's Spring Cleaning (and Questions), Part One

    Ohio State begins spring football practice on April 1—no joke . The 2009 season was capped off with a Rose Bowl win over Oregon , but Ohio State has several areas to address before the 2010 season begins on Sept...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,121 reads 13 comments

  9. Will Thaddeus Gibson and Kurt Coleman Be Heading North To Cleveland?

    Based on this article from The Plain Dealer on March 18, it sounds as if the Browns may have an interest in both Thaddeus Gibson as well as Kurt Coleman of Ohio State...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 851 reads 4 comments

  10. Former Buckeyes Try To Improve NFL Stock with OSU Pro Day

    Year after year, Ohio State's Pro Day traditionally is well-represented by every NFL team with a plethora of head coaches, general managers, and scouts...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 652 reads 5 comments

  11. Is Notre Dame Rethinking Its Stance on the Big Ten?

    With the Big Ten looking to expand to as many as 16 teams, Notre Dame may be reaching the conclusion that football independence may leave them on the outside looking in, especially as it pertains to the BCS and conference bowl tie-ins...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 964 reads 44 comments

  12. Ohio State's 2010 Recruiting Class: Puzzling Offensive Line Decisions

    Before addressing my concerns over Ohio State's 2010 recruiting class, I want to congratulate the eighteen players who have signed with Ohio State...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,358 reads 3 comments

  13. Ohio State Recruiting: Did Jim Tressel Let Rich Rodriguez Have Ohio Talent?

    Throughout its historic rivalry with Michigan, Ohio State fans have watched Ohio players leave the state to don the maize and blue for the hated Wolverines...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 3,042 reads 23 comments

  14. Ohio State-Oregon: Buckeyes Look to Silence Quacking Of Oregon And Critics

     Game Thirteen: Oregon Ducks Location: The Rose Bowl (Pasadena, CA) 5 PM EST, ABC Head Coach: Chip Kelly Oregon Players Who Were Recruited By Ohio State : N/A. When Oregon Is On Offense vs...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 569 reads 38 comments

  15. Urban Meyer Makes the Right Choice

    While college football fans everywhere are surprised to hear of the sudden news regarding Urban Meyer's resignation from Florida, I for one believe Meyer is making not only the best choice, but the only choice he could make...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 359 reads 1 comments

  16. Move Over, Ray Small: Duron Carter is Now in Tressel's Doghouse

    Over the last week, rumors circulated that freshman WR Duron Carter, son of former Ohio State and NFL standout Cris Carter, would be declared academically ineligible to play in the 2010 Rose Bowl against Oregon...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,640 reads 2 comments

  17. How Notre Dame's Brian Kelly May Impact Ohio State's Recruiting

    Notre Dame ushered in the Brian Kelly era yesterday afternoon, as Kelly described his hiring as the new head coach of The Fighting Irish as a realization of a dream.  Kelly also talked about wanting "tough gentlemen" suiting up for Notre Dame...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,701 reads 4 comments

  18. Anyone Else Think Congress Will Not Intervene In College Football?

    Today there was news of a bill that would force college football to adopt a playoff system . This bill is being introduced by Joe Barton , the same individual who had hearings last summer regarding ...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 153 reads 20 comments

  19. College Football: It's Time To Air Grievances

    Every college football season, it is the same thing again and again—top-ranked teams, who more than likely have been ranked high due to preseason conjecture, wind up in Bowl games...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 404 reads 17 comments

  20. Ohio State Football: Why Chris Spielman Is My All-Time Favorite Buckeye

    Ohio State football fans admire and respect players for various reasons. Attend any Ohio State game and you will see fans wearing the jersey numbers of current players such as Terrelle Pryor ...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 1,900 reads 16 comments

  21. Ohio State-Michigan: It Will Definitely Be A "Boren" Week

    There are going to be so many interesting storylines leading up to the Ohio State/Michigan game this week.  Ohio State has clinched a berth in The Rose Bowl, but has an opportunity to become outright Big Ten conference champions with a defeat of Michigan.

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 502 reads 2 comments

  22. Ohio State Will Turn Iowa Into "I Wanna Go Home"

    Entering Ohio Stadium for the first time since 2005 , Iowa looks to defeat Ohio State to earn no worse than a share of The Big Ten championship and clinch a trip to the Rose Bowl for the first time since the 1990 season...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 292 reads 6 comments

  23. Will Penn State Make It An UnHappy Valley For Ohio State?

    Game Ten: Penn State Nittany LionsLocation: Beaver Stadium (State College, PA) 3:30PM EST, ABCHead Coach: Joe PaternoPenn State Players Who Were Recruited By Ohio State: CB A.J...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 275 reads 9 comments

  24. Can Buckeyes' Terrelle Pryor Silence the Roar of Penn State's Nittany Lions?

    Ohio State fans anticipated the Nov. 7 contest against Penn State to be a night game, until The Big Ten announced its clause of no night games in the month of November . While Ohio State fans may believe that having a 3:30 p...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about over 4 years ago 315 reads 24 comments

  25. Ohio State-New Mexico State: Jim Tressel as Edward Longshanks on Halloween?

    One of my all-time favorite movies is Braveheart . I have a personal copy of the movie, and will usually watch it whenever it is on when I am flipping channels at night...

    Chip Minnich Written by Chip Minnich about almost 5 years ago 379 reads 1 comments