Posted August 06, 2013 on
Ohio State sophomore tackle Taylor Decker has been in a position battle since he stepped on campus last year, but he's in solid positing to land the Buckeyes' starting right tackle position this year. However, Decker hopes to accomplish a lot more than simply being named the team's starter.

Ohio State CB Bradley Roby will possibly be suspended

Ohio State cornerback Bradley Roby will have a short leash according to Urban Meyer. And a suspension is likely. Roby, a junior who was an afterthought recruit from the same high school as former Buckeyes DL Cameron Heyward, was arrested in Bloomington, Indiana on July 21st and faces preliminary charges of battery resulting in bodily injury. He was “asked to leave the bar after...

Five questions as Ohio State opens camp

Five key areas of concentration and competition as No. 2 Ohio State opens full-squad training camp this week with eyes on big prizes in November, December and January. The offense It will again be driven by the dynamic Braxton Miller, and though it's hard to argue with last year's results the coaching staff wants to see an entirely new level of comfort, effiency and playmaking...

Ohio State Player Profile: J.T. Barrett

Photo: Courtesy of The Ohio State University. John Thomas Barrett (J.T.) is a 6’1, 230 pound dual threat quarterback from Wichita Falls Texas. He signed with Ohio State in April and arrived on campus in January of 2013.  He is a great representative of the athletic, mobile quarterbacks that coach Urban Meyer wants to see at The Ohio State University. Barrett’s senior season...

Meyer likes what he sees early at Ohio State camp

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The early returns are that it's still very early. But after just three days and one practice in pads, Urban Meyer likes what he sees from his Ohio State football team. First, he talked up quarterback Braxton Miller. "Braxton has come a long way," Meyer said. "It's just two days, but he's been really good." "I like his whole demeanor...

Buckeyes counting on a lot from Bryant, Barnett

Safeties are the players farthest removed from the action. Yet they'll be in the middle of Ohio State's hopes this fall. Starters Christian Bryant and C.J. Barnett account for 50 percent of the seniors on the defensive side for the Buckeyes. They've been through a lot, with three coaches in their college careers, weathering a dreary 6-7 record two years ago and playing...

Ohio State Player Profile: Kenny Guiton

Few players in Ohio State history have garnered the fans respect and admiration as a non-starter than Kenny “Low G” Guiton.  A true fan-favorite even before he got his chance at stardom, Guiton was always known as a strong candidate for the starting position at Ohio State.  The obvious emergence of Braxton Miller changed all that, but Guiton has proved himself as one of the...

Photo: Ohio State jerseys will feature Buckeye leaves on neckline in 2013

The Ohio State Buckeyes' 2013 jerseys will be featuring a subtle yet big-time addition to the back neckline in the form of seven Buckeye leaves, one for each championship.

Ohio State has a new ‘O’ face mask (PIC)

It appears that Ohio State football players will have the option of showing opponents their O-face with this new disaster of a face mask.  Ari Wasserman of Buckeye Sports Bulletin tweeted out this picture late last week. What do you think of it?  Take the poll below! @AriWassermanBSB Note: There is a poll embedded within this post, please visit the site to participate in this...

Updated Heisman Trophy betting odds, Braxton Miller now favored over Johnny Manziel

As Johnny Manziel finds himself under increased NCAA scrutiny, Ohio State's Braxton Miller now sits atop the Heisman Trophy betting odds for 2013.

Johnny Manziel isn’t the favorite for the Heisman

With the NCAA investigating Johnny Manziel for allegedly receiving a five-figure fee for signing sports memorabilia, we have a new Heisman Trophy favorite in the building, and it is Ohio State’s Braxton Miller. Oddsmakers for sports book Bovada have dropped Johnny from being the odds-on favorite at 5-1, to now a 15-1 shot. They released a statement (via USA TODAY) to go along with...

Ohio State Player Profile – Cardale Jones

In the mist of our Buckeye Empire Summer Series, we have uncovered some of the greatest stories never told about different Buckeyes on the Ohio State roster. The story of Cardale Jones may be one of the most interesting to-date. Cardale’s journey to Ohio State began at what seems to be a Buckeye breeding ground: Glenville High School. A Cleveland, Ohio native, Jones attended the...

Breaking down each weeks biggest games in the Big Ten

​College football season is nearly upon. It is time to look forward into the new year and feast on what will most likely be another dramatic and intense season as always. This should apply to the Big Ten as well, as there will be several major storylines throughout the season. The Big Ten looks to have some strength at the top of the conference this season, with five teams ranked...

Halfway Home: Ohio State Class Overview

With National Signing Day exactly a half a year away, here's a diagnosis of where the Buckeyes' recruiting stands.

2015 DT Wilkins visits Buckeyes

Christian Wilkins is a rising junior from Connecticut that could be a household name this time next year. He has an offer from the Buckeyes and visited the Ohio State campus yesterday.

Withers Developing Depth, Teaching Safety

Ohio State's secondary includes two senior safeties and a lot of other questions this preseason as another veteran faces punishment and a plethora of youngsters compete for playing time. The specter of a rule change also looms for some.
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