Meyer signed family contract before taking Buckeyes job

Being a big name college football coach at a blue blood program carries with it a tremendous amount of pressure and scrutiny. Urban Meyer took what he had learned at Florida to excel at the job at Ohio State, but he could not have done so without the help and support from his family. Meyer was extremely successful while at Florida, yet despite leading the Gators to a pair of national...
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Urban Meyer gives heartfelt September 11 anniversary speech

On the eve of the 15-year anniversary of one of the greatest modern American tragedies in our history, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer gave a heartfelt speech honoring those who serve the nation. He gave the speech on Saturday morning before the Buckeyes were to take on Tulsa. “Tomorrow is September 11th. Fifteen years ago, the unthinkable happened,” Meyer told the crowd...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ohio State throws pool party at Urban Meyer's house

Urban Meyer’s house was crowded Wednesday night.  The Ohio State coach and his wife Shelley hosted the 2016 Buckeye football team at their Dublin, Ohio home.  Some photos of the evening were shared on Twitter.  Great having the players over at my house tonight. Great food, fun, and fellowship. Go Bucks! pic.twitter.com/GdzvkyOl7q — Urban Meyer (@OSUCoachMeyer) July 20...
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July 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Nicki Meyer is pregnant, going to make Urban Meyer a grandpa

Urban Meyer’s oldest daughter was married earlier this year, and the young woman is already pregnant, meaning the Ohio State coach is going to become a grandpa before long. Urban has three children with wife Shelly — daughters Nicki and Gigi, and son Nate. Nicki, who played volleyball at Georgia Tech and graduated in 2012, is the oldest. She got engaged to former Georgia Tech...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer makes women do push-ups for wearing blue

Ohio State’s annual Women’s Clinic was off to a great start Sunday morning, with fans excited about meeting the coaching staff and some of the players. But a couple Buckeyes fans had to find out the hard way that there’s really only one rule everybody has to follow while on campus – DO NOT wear the color blue.  OSU football’s official Twitter account posted this hilarious...
Via College Spun
June 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Top recruit rips Urban Meyer, says Ohio State treated him 'like crap'

Landon Young is like that girl in high school who went from being nerdy to popular and remembers how everyone treated him before he was cool. And Young says Urban Meyer and Ohio State treated him “like crap” before he became a five-star recruit. Young, who is a five-star offensive tackle signed to Kentucky’s 2016 recruiting class, says that before he developed into a top...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 31, 2016  |  Discuss

Ohio State extends Urban Meyer through 2020

By Dan Lyons Fresh off of a national championship win, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer has signed a new contract that will keep him in Columbus for a long time. Ohio State has announced the new deal for Meyer, which will take him through the 2020 season and bumps his pay up. Meyer's new contract averages at least $6.5 million per year. Ohio State Director of Athletics Gene Smith...
Via College Spun
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Urban Meyer confirms he is getting a tattoo

A ring isn’t the only thing Urban Meyer will be getting as a result of Ohio State’s national championship.  The Buckeyes coach will also be getting a tattoo. Prior to his team’s game against Oregon in the inaugural College Football Playoff National Championship Game, Meyer promised his players he would get inked up if they beat the Ducks. They did, 42-20, so the 50-year-old...
Via College Spun
January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer promised to get an Ohio State tattoo

By Steve DelVecchio If Ohio State was unable to shut down Oregon’s offense and lost to the Ducks in the BCS National Championship Game on Monday night, there would be one tiny silver lining for Urban Meyer — he wouldn’t have to get a tattoo. According to Buckeyes tight end Jeff Heuerman, Meyer promised his players after they beat Alabama that he would get a tattoo if they...
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida WR takes shot at Urban Meyer after Buckeyes lose

The schadenfreude was strong following Ohio State’s upset loss to Michigan State in the Big Ten Championship Game on Saturday. After a week of debate about who should play in the national championship game, the Buckeyes went out and lost 34-24 to the Spartans, rendering a discussion moot about whether a one-loss SEC team deserved […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

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