1. Heisman Watch: Sam Bradford, Colt McCoy, or Epic Failure

    Tomorrow night, America will find out if Tim Tebow joins Archie Griffin for winning two Heisman trophies, but if he does receive it, will it be earned? Here are some stats, you decide for yourself...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about almost 6 years ago 235 reads 4 comments

  2. Tears For Ohio State

    The Buckeyes are my team. From birth, my daddy dressed me up in Ohio State cheerleader outfits, and taught me how to yell, "Go Bucks." I quickly realized when I should scream at the TV, and that I'll never like the refs...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 677 reads 10 comments

  3. The AP Got It Wrong: Top Five in the Wrong Order!

    On Saturday, Sep. 6, this Buckeye was stuck at a 12-hour shift at the ever-failing Steve & Barry's—effectively ruining this glorious day. So I've decided to give my opinions on the Top Five (AP)...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 514 reads 12 comments

  4. Roddick Learns Nothing From Olympics, Loses At Open

    Have we learned nothing from the Olympics people? Alain Bernard said the French would "smash the Americans like guitars." They lost. Cavic said "Phelps losing would be good for him, and good for the sport...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 469 reads 6 comments

  5. Everything Goes Well Except Chris Wells' Injury As Ohio State Rolls in Opener

    It was the day Ohio State fans have been waiting for since November, the opener against Youngstown State Saturday, and fans got everything they asked for in a 43-0 victory—almost everything, at least...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 686 reads 7 comments

  6. Five Superstitions for Thee Ohio State University Game Day

    It's here. It's finally here. Saturday is the beginning of what Buckeye fans have been waiting for since January. Did you go to your old high school's opening game last Friday as a warm-up? I bet you did, because you can't help it...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 1,237 reads 18 comments

  7. Shawn Johnson Goes Out On A Gold Note

    Shawn Johnson has spent all week finding the silver lining. She won silver in the team competition, silver in the all-around, and silver in the floor. After all that, the American gymnast had one event left—balance beam...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 1,816 reads 6 comments

  8. Michael Phelps Rewrites History As He Wins His Eighth Gold Medal In Beijing!

    It's August 16th 2008, and every American is either still screaming or sitting in complete amazement waiting for it to sink in. It was a packed water cube at the Beijing Olympics...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 365 reads 1 comments

  9. Michael Phelps Wins Gold After Serbia's Protest Was Denied

    Michael Phelps looked like he had lost. I thought he had lost; but low and behold, the 23-year-old swimming sensation won. How he did it, I have no idea. For the love of God, Phelps was seventh at the turn! Phelps won with a time of 50...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 936 reads 9 comments

  10. Proof Chinese Gymnasts Are Not 16 Being Ignored by the FIG & IOC

    I found this story, and thought I would share. It's a shame that there is proof these girls' aren't 16, and the Olympics are just burying their heads in the sand hoping it'll go away. We should expect more, and deserve to get more than that...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 1,217 reads 2 comments

  11. Nastia Liukin Edges US Teammate Shawn Johnson for Gold

    After a night of mishaps by the men, the women came into the all-around competition swinging. Nastia Liukin, daughter of Soviet Union double-gold-medalist Valeri Liukin, captured gold...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 5,764 reads 12 comments

  12. Michael Phelps, Greatest Olympian Ever? Or Just Short?

    The world is talking about Michael Phelps' 8 gold medal run, and that he would be the greatest Olympian ever. I'm here to say he would not be. If Phelps medals the rest of his events he will have a total of 16 medals...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 315 reads 4 comments

  13. Chellsie Memmel Makes Confessions After U.S.A. Wins Silver

    After a few costly mistakes, the USA took silver yet again; this time in the team gymnastics finals. Those mistakes did not come from 20-year old Chellsie Memmel. After competing on the Uneven Bars, Chellsie received a score of 15...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 864 reads 2 comments

  14. I Love Sports

    Ok so I got this video from YouTube, but I've got to say this may be my favorite "sports" moment this year. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c48JtDNRydE Go ahead. Watch and Laugh...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 103 reads 1 comments

  15. Men's Gymnastics All-Around Competition Clouded by Bizarre Errors

    The Men's All-Around competition was held tonight, and many strange things happened. First, Japan's Kohei Uchimura fell off the pommel horse, not once, but twice...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 1,483 reads 1 comments

  16. The Ohio State University Football Traditions

    The Ohio State University has an array of long held football traditions, but how many do you know? 1. Buckeye Leaves This tradition started in 1968 with Woody Hayes and Ernie Biggs. The following is how you receive the leaves...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 1,116 reads 9 comments

  17. James Laurinaitis: The Best of the Best on Defense

    James Laurinaitis is arguably the best defensive player Ohio State has ever seen. He's led the Ohio State defense to two straight National Championship appearances, and three straight Big 10 Championships...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 292 reads 1 comments

  18. The Ohio State Buckeyes Preview Part III: Special Teams

    So I hope everyone has enjoyed my previews thus far. Now here is my breakdown of Special Teams. Kicking Game: Ohio State returns kicker SR Ryan Pretorius. Pretorius was 48-49 on PAT for the season and 18-23 on field goals...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 149 reads 1 comments

  19. History Of The Best: Michael Phelps' Road To Glory

    Everyone knows that Michael Phelps is chasing Mark Spitz' record of 7 gold medals but does anyone really know his medal times other than this year or what kind of record they made? Well I'm here to inform...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 328 reads 5 comments

  20. Ohio State Buckeye's Preview Part II: The Defense

    Ok so I hope everyone enjoyed my rundown of the Buckeye offense, now here's the defense! Linebackers: Key returns from this unit are, of course, SR James Laurinaitis and SR Marcus Freeman...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 312 reads 2 comments

  21. Sorry Everyone, The 2008 Edition Of The Ohio State Buckeyes Is Better Than Ever.

    So the OSU Buckeye's season is about 18 days away, and I am personally getting so excited. So to pass the time I'm going to preview Ohio State's season in three installments: Offense, Defense, & Special Teams...

    Emily Thompson Written by Emily Thompson about 6 years ago 172 reads 11 comments