The Buckeye Losses Stop Here: Five Things Ohio State Must Do To Beat USC

David RegimbalContributor IAugust 5, 2009

The Buckeye Losses Stop Here: Five Things Ohio State Must Do To Beat USC

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    COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 20:  Head coach Jim Tressel of the Ohio State Buckeyes yells from the sidelines during the second quarter while playing the Troy Trojans on September 20, 2008 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Imag

Protect the Quarterback

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 13:  Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes lines up under center against the USC Trojans during the college football game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 13, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by

Open up the Playbook and Execute

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    NEW ORLEANS - JANUARY 07:  Jim Tressel, head coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes walks the sidelines during the AllState BCS National Championship against the Louisiana State University Tigers on January 7, 2008 at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Lou

Create Pressure up Front

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    GLENDALE, AZ - JANUARY 05:  Center Chris Hall #71 of the Texas Longhorns hikes the ball during the Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on January 5, 2009 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Doug Pensinge

Get Mad

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    COLUMBUS, OH - SEPTEMBER 20:  Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes on the field during the game against the Troy Trojans on September 20, 2008 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State won the game 28-10. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Wear Red and Be Very, Very, Very Loud

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    COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 18:  Fans of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrate against the Michigan Wolverines November 18, 2006 at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State won 42-39. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
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