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The Buckeyes should be cauldrons of emotion -- revenge, pride and hope creating a combustible football elixir on Saturday.

Buckeyes host Wisconsin in "Scarlet-Out"

The Ohio State University has called for a "Scarlet-Out" this Saturday night, when the Buckeyes take on Wisconsin in a nationally televised game. Last week, the university began calling for everyone in attendance to wear scarlet-colored clothing to the game. "The Ohio State Department of Athletics is encouraging all fans to dress warm, but to dress scarlet to show...

Time for a Reality Check for Buckeyes and their Fans

“A funny thing happened to Ohio State during its bye week: The Buckeyes became a contender.” [Associated Press] Um, no they didn’t. I saw a lot of similar sentiments on twitter following Michigan State’s last second win against Wisconsin. Buckeye players tweeted things like “Dear World, we are back”. Fans and writers alike started laying out the course of events that...

5 Questions: Wisconsin at Ohio State

Ohio State must avoid the type of start that doomed it last season in Madison, but that is not the only key we are eyeing this week. The Buckeye passing game, both teams' tackling, Wisconsin quarterback Russell Wilson and more are all examined in this week's Five Questions.

Ohio State Buckeyes A.M. Links: The Buckeyes need more offensive balance; Bedford's Tyvis Powell; Jamaal Berry in more trouble; former president praises OSU

The Ohio State Buckeyes need more of a balanced attack to beat Wisconsin.

Ohio State Gets New Unis

As the competition for recruits and exposure in the world of college athletics continues to rise, so does the teams' willingness to do whatever it takes to put their program on top. And in the past few years, one of the ways to do so is through none other than uniforms.Ohio State is just the latest on a long list of college football teams to overhaul their gameday appearance...

Man in OSU scandal seeks nearby prison

The tattoo parlor owner whose purchase of Ohio State University football memorabilia triggered a far-reaching scandal and an ongoing NCAA investigation could serve his prison sentence close to home. Edward Rife has been sentenced to three years in prison following his conviction earlier this year on drug trafficking and money laundering charges. The 31-year-old Rife wants to do...

Ohio State Buckeyes: Jim Tressel's NCAA audio interview

Listen to the audio of Jim Tressel with an NCAA investigator.

Sentencing for man linked to Ohio State scandal

The tattoo parlor owner whose purchase of Ohio State memorabilia triggered a far-reaching football scandal appears before a federal judge for sentencing Wednesday. The prison term Edward Rife receives will depend on how cooperative he's been with prosecutors looking into central Ohio drug trafficking. The 31-year-old Rife never faced any charges connected to the football scandal...

Sentencing for man linked to Ohio State scandal

The tattoo parlor owner whose purchase of Ohio State memorabilia triggered a far-reaching football scandal appears before a federal judge for sentencing Wednesday.

Buckeyes Expect Badger Bounce Back

The general wisdom holds that Wisconsin will have a tough time rebounding from its last-second loss last Saturday at Michigan State that ruined its chances at a national championship. Is that wisdom true? Most Buckeyes say no. Ohio State has been able to come back from tough losses in past years and thus expects the Badgers to be ready come Saturday.

Ohio State Buckeyes A.M. Links: Johnathan Hankins; expect a determined Wisconsin on Saturday; Ohio State can't wait

OSU's Johnathan Hankins is the biggest man on campus.

Ohio State seeking big plays from linebackers vs. Wisconsin

Ohio State has barely played three linebackers together in Big Ten play, but the Buckeyes will need a great game from their linebackers to have a chance to stop Wisconsin on Saturday.
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