1. A Buckeye Thanksgiving: 10 Things I'm Thankful For

    Thanksgiving can mean so many different things to different people. For me, it is a time to reflect upon, and appreciate, the people, and things in my life that I care for and cherish the most like my parents, my child, my wife, my closest friends, etc.

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 797 reads 7 comments

  2. The Top 10 Winningest College Football Programs of All Time

    Teams such as Florida and LSU may have found recent success in the BCS Era, but neither of those programs has had the prestige and historical significance of the teams that comprise the all-time Top 10...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 20,739 reads 25 comments

  3. Ohio State-TTUN: Preview, Free History Lesson, And Prediction Included

    Preface For those who may not know, we Buckeye fans do not speak "their name" during HATE WEEK, so whenever you see TTUN, it refers to M*c*g*n. TTUN stands for The Team Up North, and TSUN stands for The State Up North...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 8,373 reads 26 comments

  4. Michigan Rumor Mill: Is the Honeymoon Over Already For Tater Tot?

    From over-hyped incoming freshmen, to the savior of Michigan football, to Heisman candidate , to bench warmer, to playing football somewhere else in 2010? It looks like my Michigan Football: ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 2,026 reads 39 comments

  5. Terrelle Pryor Isn't the Next Vince Young, He's the Next Terrelle Pryor

    The comparisons were inevitable, but physical attributes and sick, almost freakish athletic ability aside, I believe that Terrelle Pryor and Vince Young could both go down as two of the best quarterbacks college football has ever seen...

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  6. Ohio State-Iowa Preview: Free History Lesson and Prediction Included

    The Big Ten will hold its annual conference championship game this weekend as the No. 10 Iowa Hawkeyes (9-1, 5-1) visit Columbus to take on the No. 11 Ohio State Buckeyes (8-2, 5-1)...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,883 reads 60 comments

  7. Heisman Quandry: If Tim Tebow Is a Contender, So Is Terrelle Pryor

    Can someone please tell me how Tim Tebow is a legitimate Heisman contender? I could care less that his team is 9-0, or that his team is ranked No. 1, or that he's the best player on his team...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,842 reads 157 comments

  8. Penn State Fans: Sorry, but MOST of You Deserve This

    Especially if you are a member of the Penn State blog, BlackShoeDiaries. Honestly, I don't usually rub it in to the opposing fans after the Buckeyes win, but a large majority of the PSU fan ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 734 reads 28 comments

  9. Ohio State-Penn State: Week 10 Preview, Free History Lesson Included

    No. 16 Ohio State (7-2) travels to State College this week to take on the No. 11 Penn State Nittany Lions (8-1) in Happy Valley. Kickoff is set for Saturday at 3:30 p.m. in Beaver Stadium...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 866 reads 36 comments

  10. Stating His Case: Keenum On Top of Heisman Leaderboard?

    Case Keenum is having a monster year for the No. 18 Houston Cougars, but if you use the Worldwide Leader in Sports (ESPN) to get your college football info, you may not even have a clue who Case Keenum is, let alone how good he is...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,296 reads 14 comments

  11. Iowa, Don't Count Your Hawkeyes Before They Hatch

    The Big Ten still belongs to Ohio State, and it's a really simple formula for the Buckeyes the rest of the way. Win out and go to the Rose Bowl as Big Ten Champions...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 770 reads 74 comments

  12. Ohio State-New Mexico State Preview: Free History Lesson Included

    No. 17 Ohio State (6-2) finishes up their 2009 OOC schedule this week as they host the New Mexico State Aggies (3-5, 1-3) of the Western Athletic Conference. Kickoff is Saturday at 12:00PM in Ohio Stadium...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 285 reads 2 comments

  13. Ohio State-Minnesota: Week Eight Preview, Free History Lesson Included

    No. 19 Ohio State (5-2) returns home after an unexpected and disappointing upset loss a week ago to Big Ten cellar dweller Purdue. This week the Buckeyes will take on the 4-3 Minnesota Golden Gophers Saturday at 12 p...

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  14. Dead Men Walking: Buckeyes Still Alive in the BCS Championship Game Hunt?

    In a word, ABSOLUTELY. At 5-1, Ohio State still has their fair share of detractors that believe they shouldn't be ranked in the top 10, let alone be in line to play in another BCS bowl game, or Heaven forbid, the BCS title game...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,403 reads 58 comments

  15. Ohio State-Purdue: Week Seven Preview, Free History Lesson Included

    No. 7 Ohio State (5-1) travels to West Lafayette, Indiana to face the Purdue Boilermakers (1-5) Saturday at 12 noon in Ross-Ade Stadium.Offensively, Purdue hasn't been terrible...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 628 reads 3 comments

  16. Flash Forward: A Look Into the Future For Ohio State

    If you haven't seen ABC's new show, Flash Forward, you are missing out. It is very good, so far. To borrow the premise of the show, let's look ahead past the next three games/wins, and take ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 962 reads 61 comments

  17. My Team's OOC Schedule Can Beat Up Your Team's OOC Schedule

    So I'm guessing you figured out the title of this piece is a play-on-words taken from the old "My Dad can beat up your Dad," argument...

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  18. Big Ten Conference Call: Week Six Analysis and Final Score Predictions

    These are my Big Ten predictions for week six. In the end, they may not all be right, but they are nonetheless fearless...   Miami (OH) @ NorthwesternMiami is 0-5, and the Wildcats will drop them to 0-6...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 354 reads 8 comments

  19. Tate Forcier vs. Terrelle Pryor: Which Touted Big Ten QB Is Better Right Now?

    This is where we separate the boys from the MEN. After Michigan started the season 4-0 and Ohio State began 3-1, the media and UM fans wanted us to buy what they were selling—That UM was back, and that UM freshman QB Tate Forcier was "the man"...

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  20. Ohio State-Wisconsin: Week Six Preview—Free History Lesson Included

    No. 8 Ohio State (4-1) hosts No. 25 Wisconsin (5-0) Saturday at 3:30 in the Shoe.Many, myself included, believe Wisconsin's perfect record is a result of a weak schedule, rather than them being a quality team...

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  21. Michigan Reality Check: Wolverines Lose First Road Game Of The Year To Sparty

      Close, but no cigar.....Little, tiny Tate Forcier looked pretty average until the final few minutes of the fourth quarter for Coach Rodriguez and the Wolverines today as UM came back down to Earth after escaping losses two of the last three weeks...

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  22. Ranking the Big Ten Quarterbacks Top To Bottom Heading Into Week Five

    There has been much debate so far this season as to which QB is the best in the Big Ten.Is it Big Ten preseason POY Terrelle Pryor of Ohio State? Or could it be true freshmen Tate Forcier ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 805 reads 14 comments

  23. BlockO Asks, You Answer: Is Terrelle Pryor Afraid to Run?

    Sure, sometimes he runs, and he makes a lot of big plays when doing so. But then there are other times, more often than not recently, when it seems that Terrelle just doesn't want to run—almost as if he is afraid to get hit...

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  24. Ohio State-Indiana Week Five Preview: Free History Lesson Included

    In the words of Eminem's song Slim Shady, "Will the real Indiana (and Michigan for that matter) please stand up? The untested Michigan Wolverines are now 4-0 while the surprising Indiana ...

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  25. Ohio State-Illinois Set To Open Big Ten Play: Week Four Game Preview

    Last week, Ohio State traveled to Cleveland to take on the Toledo Rockets and there were concerns the Buckeyes may suffer from a hangover due to their close heartbreaking loss in week two vs...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 240 reads 1 comments