NFL Draft profile: Cameron Johnston looks to punt at the next level

Few, if any, punters get drafted each year. Will the Buckeye be the latest? Strengths Big leg punter who creates lots of fair catches. Highly accurate when trying to pinpoint punts. Few touchbacks and high frequency of inside-20 punts. Weaknesses Johnston was a rugby punter in college which NFL teams don’t use. The good news is he can punt both ways, he and Ohio...
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28 days ago

Ohio State Didn’t Do Everything Right, Including This Epic Fail On Fake Punt

“The Game” had it all. It had thrilling touchdowns, controversial spots and heated moments worthy of one of the greatest sports rivalries in the world. But, while No. 2 Ohio State got the last laugh in a thrilling 30-27 double-overtime victory over No. 3 Michigan, not everything went according to plan for OSU. Ohio State was down by as many as 10 points in the third quarter...
November 26, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Michigan shuts down Ohio State fake punt

Urban Meyer called for a fake punt deep in his own territory midway through the third quarter of Ohio State’s game against Michigan Saturday. He chose… poorly. Punter Cameron Johnston did not get the necessary six-plus yards on 4th-and-6, turning the ball over instead. phillipbupp: OhIo State failed fake punt ABC College Football: Michigan at Ohio State
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November 26, 2016  |  Discuss

If Indiana can beat Michigan State, why not Ohio State?

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- When Indiana coaches started looking for weaknesses in Ohio State's game, someone noticed the Buckeyes' punter Cameron Johnston wasn't listed among the NCAA leaders at his position. So he must not be very good, right?Turned out that Johnston hadn't punted enough this year to even be listed in the NCAA stats. Johnston has punted just 11 times in four games, but his...
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October 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Cameron Johnston announces he’s returning to school

Punters are people, too! That’s why it’s a big deal when a top punter announces that he’s going to return to school for his senior season. Ohio State Buckeyes punter Cameron Johnston did just that on Friday with the announcement that he’s coming back for another year. He made the announcement via Twitter after his team’s Fiesta Bowl victory over Notre Dame. Such a good...
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January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State P Cameron Johnston Announces He’s Returning For Senior Season

Ohio State will lose several underclassmen to the NFL Draft this year, but the Buckeyes will welcome back outstanding punter Cameron Johnston for the 2016 season. Johnston announced he’ll be coming back to school on Twitter shortly after Ohio State’s Fiesta Bowl win over Notre Dame this afternoon.  Such a good feeling! Fiesta bowl champs! now time to get the body right for...
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January 01, 2016  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ohio State Punter Makes Possibly Worst Punt Ever

No. 3 Ohio State is facing their Big 10 rival No. 9 Michigan State in a dreary, cold day in Ohio. The Buckeyes were happy to score first but Michigan State was able to answer right back. It’s truly been an intense game between two powerhouse programs that know the implications this game will have on the rest of their seasons. That’s until Ohio State’s punter Cameron Johnston...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State had one of the worst punts ever vs. MSU

Ohio State’s punter, Cameron Johnston, is one of the best in the country at his position.  He just had one of the worst punts we’ve ever seen against Michigan State, though.  Johnston, in the rain, basically punted the ball directly into the ground.  Ohio State with the ol' ground ball punt... No idea what happened here — Dr. Saturday (@YahooDrSaturday...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State's Johnston among early favorites for Ray Guy Award

Ohio State punter Cameron Johnston is one of seven semifinalist for the 2014 Ray Guy Award to appear on the preseason watch list for the 2015 award.  Though sometimes overshadowed by the huge numbers the Buckeye offense has put up over the past two seasons, Johnson has been one of the nation's best punters.  A native of Australia, Johnson led the Big Ten in net punting average...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Ohio State football: Special teams preview

Cameron Johnston Buckeye Nation will never forget the contribution of kicker Drew Basil.  He served the Ohio State football team well during his time in Columbus, but his time has passed, which leaves us with the question: who will replace Basil as the Buckeyes’ new kicker? There are two candidates for the job, both with ambitions of seeing the field this season.  Kyle Clinton...
July 08, 2014  |  Discuss

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