1. Top Ten Running Backs in College Football

    I usually only write about Ohio State football, but if you look through the archives, you'll notice, that's not always the case...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 5,752 reads 10 comments

  2. Ohio State—USC 2009: Position by Position, Who Has the Advantage?

    With the start of the 2009 season only 35 days away, I thought it would be fitting to repost a couple of articles that were originally published during the offseason, back when the season seemed so far away...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 4,297 reads 75 comments

  3. Could 2009 Be the Beginning of the End for Coach Jim Tressel?

    I consider myself to be a true, die-hard, never-fairweather fan of the all sports teams I follow, especially the Ohio State Buckeyes...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 950 reads 27 comments

  4. Ohio State Season Preview: BlockONation Blog Entry No. 1 for PhilSteele.com

    by HD HandshoeFounderBlockONation.com As I mentioned here previously on B/R, I am now blogging about the Buckeyes for PhilSteele.com. This is my first article for them, and it can be found on the OSU blog by clicking here...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 367 reads 1 comments

  5. Big Ten Media Day: PSU Fans up in Arms Part II

    Ohio State has been picked to win the Big Ten by the writers, who also selected Terrelle Pryor as the preseason offensive player of the year...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 517 reads 26 comments

  6. Huge News to Share With Ohio State Football Fans

    I have been selected as an Ohio State football blogger by PhilSteele.com for the 2009 season!If you're a true college football fan, then you know who Phil Steele is and you realize this almost ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 723 reads 0 comments

  7. Sean Swarner—Beating the Odds: Don't Ever Give Up

    This article has nothing to do with Ohio State football, and EVERYTHING to do with life!If you have never heard of Sean Swarner or his triumphant story, you're missing out! If you've ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 325 reads 1 comments

  8. Penn State Fans Up in Arms Over Recent BlockONation.com Article

    State Penn fans are getting fired up in response to the recent article at BlockONation.com, that was also published here on the BleacherReport!You can view all the madness and get a ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 568 reads 13 comments

  9. Looking Back, Looking Ahead: Ohio State Vs. Penn State

    To all Penn State fans that believe you had the better team and that you dominated Ohio State in Columbus in '08, and to those who say Ohio State was never close to winning that game:You ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,657 reads 28 comments

  10. Sudden Impact Countdown—10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet: Part V

    Welcome to Part V of this ten-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 5 years ago 405 reads 1 comments

  11. Sudden Impact Countdown—10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet: Part IV

    Welcome to Part IV of this ten-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 ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 726 reads 2 comments

  12. David Durham's School Rumors Crushed by BlockONation.com

    Recently, a handful of Ohio State message boards and blogs have reported that 2010 Buckeye recruit David Durham may reopen his school search even though he has already verbally committed to Ohio State...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 419 reads 1 comments

  13. Ohio State Top Recruit Jaamal Berry Arrested on Possession Charges

    Many a Buckeye fan might think Jim Tressel has a huge decision to make concerning the future of Ohio State football and that of his top running back recruit Jaamal Berry. I am not in that likely majority and if you read on, you will see why...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 3,493 reads 7 comments

  14. The Downward Spiral of Five Once-Dominant Programs

    When compiling this list, I was torn between the Washington Huskies making the cut and the team that I ended up ranking at No. 5...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 3,018 reads 62 comments

  15. Sudden Impact Countdown—10 Buckeyes You Don't Know About Yet: Part III

    Welcome to Part III of this ten-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 missed a previous segment begins to follow along...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 887 reads 10 comments

  16. The Five Top Ten Teams With the Strongest 2009 OOC Schedules

    This is the follow-up to my "vastly popular" Five Top Teams—Five Pathetic OOC Schedules. Now the shoe is on the other foot, so to speak...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,731 reads 106 comments

  17. The Five Top Ten Teams With the Most Pathetic 2009 OOC Schedules

    After researching the 2009 out of conferences schedules of several of the top teams in college football, I have compiled a list of what I believe to be the top five weakest, most pathetic OOC schedules for 2009...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 1,470 reads 140 comments

  18. Ohio State-USC: Apples to Apples, Who Has the Advantage?

    Let me say this right up front.I'm a Buckeye fan but this is my absolute objective view on the game, all bias aside...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 782 reads 42 comments

  19. Is Ohio State Football Still Among the Elites?

    These days, when you think of elite programs in college football, several teams that immediately come to mind are the USC Trojans, Florida Gators, Oklahoma Sooners, LSU Tigers, Texas Longhorns and, for the sake of this article, the Ohio State Buckeyes...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about 5 years ago 447 reads 18 comments

  20. Short and Sweet: The Real 2009 NCAA Football Preseason Top 25

    Like the title says...short and sweet rankings and why. Here we go! 1-FLORIDA Tim Tebow plus everyone back but Harvin. 2-TEXAS Colt McCoy is that good. 3-USC Offense will be almost as good...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 1,877 reads 8 comments

  21. What's in a Number? Oddly Significant Numbers and Dates from the Calender Year

    If you're confused by the title of this story, you're not alone....me too!Just kidding—allow me to clear it up!For whatever reasons, we as human beings put a lot of stock in the good fortune ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 362 reads 14 comments

  22. Best of the Best Non-Traditonal OOC Games for 2009: Part One

    There are out of conference matchups that are an annual tradition, and many of them are huge games and some even potentially have national title implications...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 424 reads 3 comments

  23. Oklahoma's Sam Bradford is No Terrelle Pryor

    In case you are not a Buckeye fan, hold on for a second and hear me out.Bradford is an excellent pocket quarterback and he didn't win the 2008 Heisman trophy based on his looks, but rather the nearly 4800 passing yards and 50 touchdowns he tossed...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 1,670 reads 46 comments

  24. Cavs-Hawks: Cleveland Sweeps into Eastern Conference Finals

    LeBron James scored 27 points, Delonte West chipped in 21, including two big-time highlight-reel dunks, and Zydrunas Ilgauskas and Mo Williams added 14 and 12, respectively, as the Cavs beat ...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 172 reads 0 comments

  25. Georgia Football—Where Misdemeanors and Felonies Happen

    Deja vu anyone?Deja vu anyone?Looks like the 2009 offseason might repeat itself all over again for the Georgia Thugs. Whoops, I mean Dawgs.UGASports...

    HD Handshoe -  BlockONation.com Written by HD Handshoe - BlockONation.com about over 5 years ago 110 reads 14 comments