Found August 10, 2013 on College Football Universe:
PLAYERS: Urban MeyerBraxton Miller
No. 2 Ohio State Buckeyes (12-0)  Coach Urban Meyer (second season, 12-0 at Ohio State, 116-23 overall) Returning Starters: 14, 9 offense, 4 defense, 1 special teams Recruiting Rank: 2 Strength of Schedule: 46 Now that Ohio State’s postseason ban is over, the Buckeyes will try to build on last season’s undefeated mark by striving for perfection again and hopefully land in the national championship game. The Buckeyes are definitely poised to do so, with nine starters returning on offense and four starters back on what should again be a solid defense with some freshmen that may play this fall. "On offense, we return a bunch of experience, including one of the best quarterbacks in America, Braxton Miller," coach Urban Meyer said. "Has really grown as a quarterback, has grown as a leader. Very humble young man that I have a lot of respect for."  Braxton Miller at Big Ten Media Day Tweets about "#OhioState" Ohio State is ...

Michigan Football position preview: running backs

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Ohio State Football: 5 burning questions for 2013

It’s that time of year, folks! Ohio State Football is BACK! The Buckeyes have hit the ground running this week, opening practices to get ready for a follow up of last years undefeated season. It’s been a hectic off-season (to say the least) for Head Coach Urban Meyer. But even with the busy months of June and July behind him, Meyer still has some questions to answer about his...

Michigan Football recruiting: Jared Wangler commits to Wolverines

Michigan picked up a commitment from Jared Wangler (Warren, Michigan) on Friday. Wangler, and Under Armor All-American, had been committed to Penn State. However, when he received a Michigan offer it was a dream come true and an opportunity he simply couldn’t pass up. Wangler is of course the son of former Michigan quarterback John Wangler. He is the brother of Jack Wangler, a...

The Backup: ‘Keep Calm and Put Kenny G In The Game.’

At some point in the 2013 season Braxton Miller will be taken out of the game. Hopefully it only happens when the Buckeyes are leading big late in the game. However, we all know that at some point in the upcoming season, Braxton is going to have miss a series due to injury. It’s football, not a knitting class and people sometimes get hurt, it’s part of the game. When that happens...

2012 Season in Review – Quarterbacks

Without a question, the most important position on the field is the quarterback. In an Urban Meyer-run offense, it is even more vital that the quarterback be multi-dimensional. Lucky for Coach Meyer, he inherited a team with multiple dual-threat quarterbacks in 2012, one of which is a Heisman caliber football player. Throughout the 2012 season, it was evident that the quarterback...

Ohio State Player Profile – Braxton Miller

Millions of words have been written about Ohio State’s starting quarterback from Huber Heights, Ohio. He is easily the most recognizable member of the entire football team. The leader. The captain. The Heisman Favorite. Miller will enter the season with enormous expectations and by all accounts, he appears to be ready for the task at hand. Only time will show whether or not he...

Urban Meyer confirms suspension of DB Murray

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Sophomore defensive back Najee Murray has been suspended from Ohio State's football team. Multiple reports about Murray being dismissed surfaced over the weekend, but head coach Urban Meyer said Sunday at the team's annual preseason media day that Murray is "suspended...for a training camp issue." Murray played in six games on special teams as a...

The Michigan Drill

Please enjoy these 4 minutes of this one-on-one blocker versus tackler drill (known as the Michigan Drill) from Friday's practice, the first full-pads practice of the fall camp. Hat tip to MGoVideo and MGoBlue dot com. I love this video and I love this drill. This is what football is all about. Just sit back and drink in the sounds of football. Pad level boys! It's all...

The Most Important Man in Ohio

Former Ohio State Head Coach Jim Tressel was once quoted as saying that “the two most important people in Ohio are the Governor and the Quarterback for The Ohio State University. And the quarterback is number 1.” Of course, this came from Captain Buttfumble, so we’ll take it with a grain of salt, even though it absolutely sounds like something The Senator would say to a recruit...

Buckeyes wide-outs no longer area of concern

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A year ago they shared space in coach Urban Meyer's doghouse. Now Ohio State's wide receivers are team leaders. Inexperienced and unproven in 2012, they're veterans this time around. It's a question of maturity, assistant coach Zach Smith said of the improvement in his charges. "Just a year ago I told everyone that it was a young group...

Ohio State debuts at number two in ESPN’s power rankings released it’s preseason power rankings with defending national champion Alabama on top, followed by Ohio State. Earlier this month, Ohio State claimed the second spot in the USA Today/AP Coaches Poll as well. Here is ESPN writer Austin Ward’s comments on the Buckeyes. “Urban Meyer has already made history with the Buckeyes, but not the kind that comes with a crystal...

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Murray Dismissed From Team

A source confirmed with Buckeye Sports Bulletin that sophomore defensive back Najee Murray has been dismissed from the Ohio State football team. Get the full story inside.

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Slimmer Hall Excited For Senior Season

The Ohio State offensive line was a strength for the Buckeyes last season, and veteran right tackle Marcus Hall wants to keep that momentum going. The Cleveland Glenville product is in the best shape of his life and is ready for a big senior campaign.
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