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Cal had 512 yards of total offense, outgaining Ohio State by 100 yards, but still came up short Saturday.

Braxton Miller with another mesmerizing touchdown run

If the Heisman Trophy were awarded after two games, it’s hard to argue that Ohio State’s Braxton Miller should probably be the winner. Entering the Buckeyes Saturday showdown with Cal, the sophomore quarterback had already thrown for three touchdowns and rushed for five more. And, well, Miller is up to his old tricks again today, having already thrown for two touchdowns...

Helmet Stickers – Ohio State v California

  Week Three of the college football season is officially in the books and once again your Empire team is here to pass out a few helmet stickers to deserving Buckeyes. The Bucks had one hell of a time putting Cal away, needing a late-game, 72-yard touchdown from Braxton Miller to Devin Smith to secure the 35-28 win over the Pac-12 foe. Once again Miller lit up the box score, for...

OSU-Cal: Another spectacular run by Miller

It wasn't Ohio State's best performance, but it's very clear that Urban Meyer has found a budding star at quarterback in Braxton Miller.

Ohio State LiveBlog – California 2012

  It’s gameday. Cal week. The Buckeyes take on the Golden Bears of Cal in a Noon kickoff game that sees Cal trying to redeem their season against a top 15 team. We’re here to cover it live with help from our friends at Fox Sports Ohio, The Buckeye Battlecry, the Buckeye Blog, Men of the Scarlet and Gray, OSU Silver Bullet and Our Honor Defend. We’ll likely have a few...

5 Answers: California at Ohio State

Ohio State found some help for its quarterback, hit what its coach called a home run, found a way to get into the Cal backfield and won the kicking game. We look at those issues and more in this week's 5 Answers.

Cus Words: Paying The Cost To Be The Boss

Another week, another win for the Ohio State football team. But there was plenty of gnashing of teeth when the Buckeyes' 35-28 win over Cal was complete. We look back at last week's lessons, ahead to what we can learn this week and opine a bit about the Big Ten in this week's column.

Bryant INT Preserves 35-28 Victory For OSU

Ohio State survived a fourth-quarter comeback by Pac-12 rival California and managed a 35-28 victory over the upset-minded Golden Bears. QB Braxton Miller threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and safety Christian Bryant nabbed his first career interception to seal the win.

Buckeye offense comes through in the clutch

By Matthew When the time came, Ohio States offense answered the metaphoric bell. Twice. On two separate occasions, the Buckeyes were called upon offensively to come through with scoring drives in the fourth quarter. And both times the unit did just that in a 35-28 OSU victory Saturday at Ohio Stadium. It was amazing, said fifth-year senior defensive lineman...

Friday Night Lights

Throughout the high school football season, will be following the progress of Ohio State’s football commitments. Here is how the OSU verbal commitments and their teams fared Sept. 13-15.

Bank Blog: Quick Thoughts Defense

Ohio State defeated Cal 35-28 Saturday, but the defense put up some ugly numbers in the process. Was this unit that bad, or were their contributing factors to the numbers?

Sunday Observation: Cal

Urban Meyer has coached three games at Ohio State and all three were wins, the most recent coming in the form of a 35-28 win over California on Saturday. This win, however, didn’t quite look as pretty as the Buckeyes would have hoped for. Get some initial observations from OSU's most recent win inside.

This Date In Buckeye History: Sept. 15

Every day in the late summer and fall has its moments in Ohio State football history, and Sept. 15 is no different. Click the link to check out this edition of "This Date In Buckeye History."

Love and McWilson check out Ohio State?

Nebraska didn't have any official visitors this weekend, but two of their prized recruits were on-hand for another Big Ten game today. Both Marcus McWilson and Courtney Love from Youngstown (Ohio) Cardinal Mooney were in Columbus, Ohio to see Ohio State take on California today.

CSD On The Scene: Jeff Tedford

California head coach Jeff Tedford assesses the Bears' 35-28 loss at Ohio State.
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