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Tomorrow will be like Christmas Day from Ohio State football fans. Not only does the program's 123rd season kick off in the Horseshoe, it marks the debut of the Urban Meyer era. We have some thoughts on that as well as the regular weekly features: OSU-Miami Tidbits, news and notes from Around The Country and the often imitated but never duplicated Fearless Forecast.
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Braxton Miller ran and threw for 368 yards as Ohio State steamrolled instate rival Miami (Ohio) by a 56-10 final in the 2012 season opener for both teams. The game also served as the debut for Urban Meyer as head coach of the Buckeyes.
Ohio State coaches and players have more to say every week than could possibly make it into a story, so we take a few minutes to review a little bit of everything after interviews for the season opener are all complete.
Ohio State’s Devin Smith may have captured the catch of the year after just one week of football.During the second quarter of Ohio States game against Miami (Ohio), Smith hauled in a beautiful one hander that had shades of Charles Woods written all over it.BlackSportsOnline
Ohio State wide receiver Devin Smith's one handed 23-yard touchdown catch.
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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio State returns four starters to its women's basketball team that will open its season against national runner-up Notre Dame on the USS Yorktown in Charleston, S.C., Harbor on Nov. 9.
That game will be followed by the Ohio State men taking on Marquette. Last year's Carrier Classic was held in San Diego on the USS Carl Vinson when North Carolina...
It's only Week 1 of the 2012 college football season, but Ohio State's Devin Smith might have made one of the best plays we will see all season....
We are only, what, two or three days into the new college football season and already we have what could be the catch of the year, or at least that's what Eric Collins of the Big Ten Network believes.
Ohio State Buckeyes receiver Devin Smith hauled in a one handed that appeared to have been slightly overthrown by quarterback Braxton Miller. The touchdown put the Buckeyes ahead...
The live blog for the Ohio State-Miami (Ohio) football game will begin at 11:45 a.m. See you then!
After six years steeped in Southeastern Conference speed, Urban Meyer wants a similar look from his new team.
''I just want guys to play fast,'' he says.
So in his first season at Ohio State, he has instituted warmups, drills and practice procedures all built around the central tenet of, well, hurrying. He has said he doesn't care so much if a player does something...
Braxton Miller rushed for 161 yards, a record for an Ohio State quarterback, and threw for two scores including Devin Smith's highlight-reel, one-handed catch as the 18th-ranked Buckeyes ushered in the Urban Meyer era on Saturday with a 56-10 win over Miami (Ohio).
Meyer, who won two national titles at Florida, moved to 11-0 in season-openers.
The slow-starting Miller, who...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Ohio State defenders have the nagging feeling that they somehow let everyone down a year ago.
And they're not happy about it.
"No, we can never forget (last year), because we're going to use that as a building block to help us work on this year," linebacker Ryan Shazier said. "I never want to be a part of another team like that. We had...
As you no doubt heard, Notre Dame radio analyst Allen Pinket got suspended for remarks about how having criminals on your college football team makes you better. He even used Ohio State as an example. Buckeyes DT John Simon, a future NFL pick, talked about malfeasance and punishment within the Buckeye program at media day
Has Urban Meyer’s reaction to off the field issues been...
Ohio State opens the 2012 season and the Urban Meyer era Saturday afternoon against the Miami RedHawks in Ohio Stadium. Find out all you need to know about MU in this preview that includes facts, figures, a look at the last game between the two programs and in insider's view from the opponent side.
For a program entering its 123rd season of play, Ohio State football will look considerably different this fall. After a disappointing 6-7 record last season, first-year head coach Urban Meyer will not only install a new offensive scheme, but a new hope as well.
“It’s a new era for OSU football,” said OSU football historian Jack Park. “I’m not sure if there have been many...
Ohio State opened the Urban Meyer era by soundly whipping Miami of Ohio 56-10. How did the Buckeyes fare on the defensive side of the football?