1. BlockONation TBDPITL Ballot: My Week Three Top 25 Rankings

    Week three of the college football season was exciting and brought with it a few surprises and unexpected pleasantries, i.e., the blowout loss by BYU and the USC loss to Washington...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 768 reads 135 comments

  2. USC Fallout: Is This Jim Tressel's Rich Rodriguez Moment?

    A year ago, after many fans of the University of Michigan were questioning whether or not Rich Rod was the right man to lead their program, as they suffered loss after loss on their way to a ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 759 reads 40 comments

  3. BlockONation TBDPITL Ballot: My Week Two Top 25 Rankings

    I am a voter for TBDPITL (The Best Damn Poll In The Land), which is located here. You can go there to view the overall poll. There are around 100 total voters. All ballots from each voter are public and can be viewed each week on the site...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 294 reads 24 comments

  4. Ohio State-USC: The Top 10 College Gameday Signs I Hope to See

    ESPN's College Gameday is coming to Columbus Saturday morning in preparation for the 8PM showdown between No. 3 USC and No. 8 Ohio State...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 1,813 reads 13 comments

  5. Ohio State-USC: Looking Back Historically—Looking Ahead Realistically

    Week two of the 2009 college football season features what will be the 23rd all-time meeting between the Ohio State Buckeyes and the USC Trojans.In recent years, a lot has been made of Ohio State's big-game losses on the national stage...

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  6. Ohio State-Navy: Buckeye Fans, Be Here Saturday Morning For Live In-Game Chatter

    If you aren't going to the game in person this Saturday, I will be here, on Bleacher Report, starting at about 11:30am. Kickoff is at 12:00 Noon on ESPN...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 287 reads 2 comments

  7. Ohio State-Navy: Midshipmen No Pushovers for Buckeyes in Opener

    From the moment he arrived at the Naval Academy, Ricky Dobbs was touted as a potential star in the football team's triple-option attack.This year, he will have the opportunity to live up to those expectations...

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  8. Pac-10 up for Grabs in 2009—And for the Record, USC Is Not Invincible

    In recent years, USC has stumbled in-conference and squandered away several opportunities to play in the BCS title game.In 2006, it was a 13-9 "road" loss to 7-6 UCLA.In 2007, it was the 24-23 home loss to 40-point underdog Stanford...

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  9. 2009 Conference, Heisman, and BCS Title Game Soothsayer Predictions

    There are a lot of questions for many teams heading into the 2009 season. And fans from every team wonder is this the year my team wins their conference, or makes a BCS game or even ...

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  10. The 12th Man: Tyrone Williams Verbally Commits to the Ohio State 2010 Class

    Tyrone Williams, a 6'7'', 215-pound four-star wide receiver from Shaw High School in East Cleveland, made an verbal commitment to Ohio State on Saturday, becoming the 12th member of the 2010 Buckeye recruiting class...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 303 reads 1 comments

  11. USC-Ohio State Update: Six Reasons It Might Be Time to Panic, Trojan Fans

    First, it was quarterback Mark Sanchez bolting school a year early for the NFL, even though "Slippery Pete" begged and pleaded with him not to leave him hanging (ten). Never mind the silly surfing joke there...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 1,139 reads 76 comments

  12. Looking Back—Michigan Football 2008

    Who doesn't love a wonderful trip down Memory Lane? Well, a Michigan fan for one, when the walk leads them back to reliving the nightmare that was their 2008, three win, nine loss season...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 319 reads 32 comments

  13. Buckeye Defensive Lineman Willie Mobley Transferring to UCLA

    This news came as a great surprise to me this evening, but red-shirt freshman Willie Mobley has decided to transfer to UCLA...

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  14. Sudden Impact Countdown—10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet, Part VIII

    Welcome to Part VIII.As previously stated, I will continue to repost the opening few paragraphs from Part I in all 10 segments in the event that a new reader who may have missed a previous ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 337 reads 0 comments

  15. Take the Field Tribute—Ohio State Buckeyes vs. the Navy Midshipmen: 9/5/09

    With less than two weeks before the Navy Midshipmen come to town to open the 2009 college football season, there is something other than the game, players, coaches, and match-ups that I'd like to share with you all...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 1,667 reads 18 comments

  16. 10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet, Part VII: DeVier Posey

    Welcome to Part VII of this 10-part series.As previously stated, I will continue to repost the opening few paragraphs from Part I in all ten segments in the event that a new reader who may have ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 482 reads 8 comments

  17. 2009 Big 10 Conference Breakdown: Team and Player Projections

    My recent projection articles have went so well, that I've decided to go back to that goldmine once again.The Michigan, Wisconsin, and Penn State fans that visited this site, or read ...

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  18. Tebow, Bradford, and McCoy: The Media's Only Heisman Contenders?

    Whoa, whoa, whoa...Did I miss something?Did I pull a Rip Van Winkle and the 2009 season already passed me by?Am I still sleeping? If so, quick, somebody pinch me.Nope, I'm awake and it's still early August...

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  19. 2009 Big Ten Conference Breakdown: Team-by-Team Projections

    Big Ten football fans, as you know, the 2009 season is almost upon us.Fall camps have begun and coaches, players, and fans alike are excited and optimistic about how this year will unfold over the next four months...

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  20. Tyler Moeller: Ohio State Linebacker May Miss Entire 2009 Season

    Details are sketchy at this point, but it appears Buckeye linebacker Tyler Moeller could miss part or even all of the 2009 season.He was seen at the OSU Medical Center on Saturday for tests related to a head injury he suffered a few weeks back...

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  21. Michigan Football Forecast 2009: Mostly Cloudy With a Chance of Failure

    Following what was essentially the worst season ever for Michigan football, the 2009 outlook isn't much better for Rich Rodriguez and his Wolverines in year two of his reign...

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  22. Thaddeus Gibson—10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet: Part VI

    Welcome to Part VI of this 10-part series.As previously stated, I will continue to repost the opening few paragraphs from Part I in all 10 segments in the event that a new reader who may have ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about almost 5 years ago 339 reads 1 comments

  23. As the 2009 Season Nears, Ohio State's 2010 Recruiting Class is Filling Up Fast

    As of today, the Buckeyes now have 11 recruits who have given OSU their verbal commitments to play football in Columbus. That means that only seven or eight more recruits will be allowed to join the Buckeyes' 2010 class...

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  24. College Football's Top 10 Quarterbacks to Watch in 2009

    The fortunes (or misfortunes for some) of many a team will depend on how well their key players step up and shoulder the load to help carry their team to success.There is no position more crucial in this cause than that of the quarterback...

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  25. The 2009 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List

    Ohio State quarterback Terrelle Pryor, and 32 others, were named to the 2009 Davey O'Brien Quarterback Award watch list...

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