1. Ohio State Football: Why Bowl Ban Benefits Urban Meyer in His First Season

    Urban Meyer 's arrival as the head coach at Ohio State hit a speed bump when the NCAA announced that the Buckeyes were banned from the 2012 postseason...

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  2. Ohio State Football: Predicting Buckeyes' Major Stat Leaders for 2012 Season

    Ohio State's 2012 season will be one where the top players in most positions will have to step their games up in order to have a stronger year...

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  3. Ohio State Football: Evaluating Urban Meyer's Work Thus Far

    Urban Meyer 's arrival to Ohio State as head coach has been an amazing ride in the past few months since he signed his contract...

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  4. Ohio State Football: What You Need to Know About the Buckeyes' RB Depth

    Ohio State's new inside zone-read game will depend heavily not just on Braxton Miller, but also on the running backs the Buckeyes have to offer...

    Tim Bielik Written by Tim Bielik about over 2 years ago 3,285 reads 16 comments

  5. Ohio State Football: How Urban Meyer Plans to Get Through NCAA Sanctions

    Urban Meyer 's first season as head coach at Ohio State will not be as successful as his past seasons because the NCAA has barred the Buckeyes from postseason play this year. Twelve games is all Meyer gets in his first year running the Buckeyes...

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  6. Ohio State Football: How Offensive Scheme Will Better Fit Buckeye Weapons

    Ohio State's offense in 2011 was full of very mismatched parts playing roles that they are not best suited for, and its production suffered immensely because of it...

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  7. Ohio State Football: Breaking Down Expectations for Urban Meyer's First Season

    Urban Meyer 's first season as the head coach at Ohio State is among the most highly anticipated seasons in modern Buckeye football history...

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  8. Ohio State Football: Has Meyer Already Passed Brady Hoke on Recruiting Trail?

    Arguably the biggest recruiting battle between any two teams in all of college football is between Ohio State's Urban Meyer and Michigan's Brady Hoke...

    Tim Bielik Written by Tim Bielik about over 2 years ago 9,574 reads 46 comments

  9. Ohio State Football: New Depth Chart Shows Where Areas of Concern Are

    Urban Meyer finally unveiled his post-spring depth chart , one that is very likely to remain unchanged between now and the start of the season...

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  10. Ohio State Football: Summarizing Braxton Miller's Responsibilities in the Spread

    Braxton Miller had quite an intriguing freshman season last year at Ohio State and should take significant steps in his sophomore year as the starting quarterback...

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  11. Ohio State Football: How Important Braxton Miller's Weapons Are to Passing Game

    The Ohio State passing game this year is set to look night and day from the anemic product it was on the field last year. Last year, Ohio State came in at No. 116 in the country in passing offense, at 124...

    Tim Bielik Written by Tim Bielik about over 2 years ago 1,648 reads 7 comments

  12. Ohio State Football: Does Terrelle Pryor's SI Story Change Your Opinion of Him?

    Ohio State's most polarizing player since Maurice Clarett opened up to Sports Illustrated's Jim Trotter recently and talked about his side of Tattoogate ...

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  13. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Next Steps for Buckeyes After Waugh Situation

    Child sex offender Charles Waugh is in custody after violating his parole, and Ohio State is down one talented LB prospect after Alex Anzalone decommitted from the Buckeyes last Friday...

    Tim Bielik Written by Tim Bielik about over 2 years ago 3,245 reads 12 comments

  14. Ohio State Football: What Charles Waugh Taught Us About Access to Recruits

    Ohio State's strong 2013 recruiting efforts were derailed slightly when Wyomissing (Penn.) LB Alex Anzalone decommitted on Friday...

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  15. Ohio State Football: Why Braxton Miller's Growth Is a Great Sign for 2012

    The Ohio State spring practices were among the most anticipated in program history, particularly because of the promise of QB Braxton Miller...

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  16. Ohio State Football: Blueprint for Buckeyes Run Game Will Rely on Zone Read

    It may be the most used play among spread teams in college football, made most popular, of course, by the Oregon Ducks, who made it into an art form. The zone read is among the hardest plays to stop—if done properly—in college football...

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  17. Ohio State Football: Why the Buckeyes Could Have Multiple 1st-Rounders in 2013

    The NFL draft has already passed with less Ohio State Buckeyes than normal being selected than in previous years...

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  18. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Recapping a Wild Week in Buckeye Recruiting

    Ohio State thought that they had a chance to impress some recruits in their spring game weekend last weekend when the curtain over the Urban Meyer offense was—at least partially—revealed to the college football world...

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  19. Ohio State Football: The 5 Most Important Redshirt Freshman or Transfers

    Ohio State has an outstanding recruiting class coming onto campus for the 2012 season. But even though Luke Fickell may have made a mistake by playing most of his freshman from last ...

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  20. Ohio State Football: Buckeyes May Have a Passing Game Brewing After Spring Game

    If Saturday's Ohio State spring game taught us anything, it's that the new Ohio State offense might actually look like an offense...

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  21. Ohio State Football: What to Watch for in Saturday's Spring Game

    Arguably the most anticipated spring practice session in the history of Ohio State football is about to come to an end on Saturday, as the Buckeyes' annual spring game is set to take place at the Horseshoe...

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  22. Ohio State Football Recruiting: What the Buckeyes Still Need in 2013 Class

    Ohio State's recruiting class got yet another addition from Elyria DL Tracy Sprinkle on Tuesday, bringing the size of the Buckeyes' class up to nine...

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  23. Ohio State Football Recruiting: Buckeyes Expecting Huge Recruits for Spring Game

    The Ohio State spring game is quite possibly the most anticipated spring game in Buckeye football history, and fans, and especially 2013 recruits, are taking notice...

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  24. Ohio State Football: Buckeye Running Backs Making Noise in New Offense

    Ohio State's offense got a huge spark of life on Wednesday as they "won" for the first time in spring practice. The keys to the first practice win for the offense lay in their deep running back corps, namely Carlos Hyde and Jordan Hall...

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  25. Ohio State Football: How Buckeye Front 7 Can Help Team Get off to Good Start

    For the past few seasons, Ohio State has had a very strong front seven, anchored by a stout defensive line and a group of intelligent, fundamentally sound linebackers...

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