Found October 31, 2012 on Double Coverage Football:
September belonged to Geno Smith, but two straight losses caused him to hand the baton to Collin Klein. The Kansas State quarterback has led his team to an 8-0 start and a #2 ranking in the BCS standings. Just four games remaining against good but not great competition stand in the way of him and the Heisman trophy, followed by a trip to Miami for the BCS title game. It's easy to see why Klein is the new Heisman favorite. He's answered every call, through both his play and leadership on the field. But there's another player out there with very similar stats and results as Klein, and that's Ohio State's Braxton Miller. Let's compare stat lines for a moment:  Klein: 1,630 yds passing and 634 yds rushing (2,264 total) with 28 total touchdowns Miller: 1,527 yds passing and 1,093 yds rushing (2,620 total) with 24 total touchdowns While Ohio State has played one more game than Kansas State, the two stat lines are surprisingly similar. Klein has a bet...

Big Ten Football Week 10 preview and predictions

Big Ten Football Week 10 Preview My Record…..52-22     70.2% Michigan (5-3, 3-1)  @  Minnesota (5-3, 1-3)     Noon     Big Ten Network:   Michigan leads the all-time series 71-24-3…Michigan’s 71 wins vs the Golden Gophers is the most W’s the Wolverines have racked up against any opponent….Michigan was won 20 of the last 21 meetings and hasn’t lost in the state...

Many Praised For Winning Effort at PSU

Braxton Miller named offensive player of the week, called a Heisman Trophy candidate after leading Buckeyes to 35-23 win over Penn State last weekend. He was one of a baker's dozen of players to receive champion grades following the game.

Ex-Ohio St. star Steinberg dies at 90

Don Steinberg, who helped Ohio State win its first national championship in 1942, has died. He was 90. In a release, the university said Steinberg was in hospice and died of congestive heart failure in Perry Township on Monday. The 1942 Buckeyes were 9-1 and were voted No. 1 at season's end by The Associated Press. The team, coached by Paul Brown, featured a star-studded backfield...

At a Glance: Ohio State

A quick look at Illinois' week ten opponent -- the Ohio State Buckeyes.

Buckeyes Making Most Of Unusual Season

Head coach Urban Meyer called his Ohio State football team a special group on Monday. The Buckeyes boast a perfect record through the first nine games of the season and have used a fighting mentality gained during the offseason to become a better team.

Opponent Preview: Illinois Fighting Illini

Ohio State will put its 9-0 record on the line Saturday against a flagging Illinois team that has yet to pick up a Big Ten win. But the Illini do have some talented players, which is outlined in this preview. We also take a look at the team's results and what the Buckeyes think of the upcoming challenge.

Thomas paces Buckeyes with 25

Preseason All-America Deshaun Thomas scored 25 points to lead No. 4 Ohio State past Walsh 83-71 in an exhibition game on Tuesday night. LaQuinton Ross, a sophomore who started his first collegiate game, added 13 points. Sam Thompson and Evan Ravenel both had 11 points for the Buckeyes, who went 31-8 last season and reached the Final Four. Reserve Jeff Copeland scored 16 points...

Yawn, Ohio State to play Boston College in football…eventually

According to the official web site of Ohio State athletics,, Ohio State and Boston College will meet on the gridiron in 2020 and 2021. My reaction? Yawn. Don’t get me wrong. Boston College is a fine institution of higher...

Receivers Helping OSU Offensive Improvement

The Ohio State football team is off to a 9-0 start to the 2012 season and that is thanks in part to an improved offense. Part of that improvement can be attributed to the play of the wide receivers, who have become a bigger part of the attack.

Defense Sees Improvement On All Fronts

Ohio State fans everywhere wondered what the heck was going on with the Buckeye defense after the Indiana game. Even head coach Urban Meyer said he'd be putting in his input on that side of the ball, and the good news is the last two games have resulted in better performances for the much-maligned unit.

Boston College, Ohio State to meet in 2020, '21

Ohio State and Boston College have scheduled a home-and-home football series for the 2020 and 2021 seasons. The games are scheduled to be played Sept. 19, 2020, in Columbus, and Sept. 18, 2021, in Chestnut Hill. Each year Ohio State plays Oregon a week earlier. The Buckeyes have won all three previous meetings with Boston College: 34-29 in 1989 at Ohio Stadium; 31-10 in 1990 at...

View From Press Row: Walsh

Thad Matta wasn’t thrilled with the way his team performed in its 83-71 exhibition win over Walsh on Tuesday night, but Ohio State’s coach hopes his team will quickly build off the many learning points that became apparent in the Buckeyes’ first action against someone other than themselves. Get all the observations from the game inside.

Five From Fletch: Previewing OSU

Fletcher Page answers five questions about this weekend's matchup with Ohio State.

Big Ten: Denard Robinson, Tim Tebow in Braxton Miller, The Little Brown Jug, and more.

  Big Tentacles  -  The SWRT look at the Big Ten, and its sway over the college football landscape. Robinson injury update. Michigan head football coach Brady Hoke says quarterback Denard Robinson, who suffered a elbow injuryin last Saturday's loss to Nebraska, is expected to start this Saturday against Minnesota. (The Sporting News) Tebow Time! New York...
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