Grant: 'It's my time'

After losing Etienne Sabino, the Ohio State football team was in dire need of identifying a playmaking linebacker this spring. Curtis Grant, who lost his starting spot three games into last season, could finally be emerging as the player most figured he'd be coming out of high school as a five-star prospect. Will he hold onto this spot this time? He thinks so.
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

LB Unit Stocked And Ready For Badgers

Injuries have hurt the Ohio State football team throughout the 2012 season, but the Buckeyes appear to be getting a crucial break at the right time. The return of senior Etienne Sabino from a leg injury could give Ohio State the dependable corps of linebackers it needs going up against Wisconsin's power offense.
November 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Meyer pleased with open week work

By MARCUS Ohio State has no football game to play Saturday, but the Buckeyes are still working this week.Though the coaching staff has no opponent to prepare for, it has decisions to make, first and foremost deciding who will get the most work and how much. Its a fine line, head coach Urban Meyer said Wednesday night. There are some guys who have played 800...
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November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Sabino's loss a tough one for OSU

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State's win over Nebraska last Saturday night was a costly one as senior linebacker Etienne Sabino broke a bone in his leg and will likely miss a month of action. "It's a tremendous blow," Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said. "He's a very good player, but it goes beyond that. Sabino's like a son and a brother to everybody. He'...
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October 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Sabino Stepping Up For Ohio State

Ohio State fifth-year senior Etienne Sabino has become a big part of the Buckeyes defense in his final year as a Buckeye. The strongside linebacker is coming off his best game at OSU and has earned the respect of head coach Urban Meyer.
October 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Ohio State jumps back to 12th in latest AP Poll

  Urban Meyer and Etienne Sabino celebrate after Ohio State’s 17-16 win in East Lansing After bouncing up and down the last two weeks within college football’s Associated Press (AP) Poll, the Ohio State Buckeyes (5-0, 1-0 B1G) have jumped back up two spots to #12 in country after their big conference win against then-20th ranked Michigan State (3-2, 0-1 B1G)  yesterday afternoon...
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September 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Sabino Talks LB Corps

One of Ohio State's Big Ten Media Day representatives, Etienne Sabino talks about the strengths of the linebacking corps, what the game they have circled on their calendar is, and more inside -- only on FOXSports NEXT.
July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer apologizes to LGBT group

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer sent a letter of apology to a campus lesbian and gay advocacy group for a team rule that punished "loafing" players by making them wear lavender jerseys during practice. Meyer acted following a complaint from the Scarlet and Gay group, which took offense at the use of a "non-masculine" color often associated with the LGBT...
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March 09, 2012  |  Discuss

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