Urban Meyer has last laugh in prank war with recruit

An Ohio State recruit played a little game with coach Urban Meyer, but did not expect the payback he got.Via Bill Landis of Cleveland.com, Linebacker Baron Browning had decided a few months back that he wanted to commit to Ohio State, but as a joke, he told Meyer that he was going to go to Alabama, who were also recruiting him. It wasn’t until Browning’s father called Meyer to...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer had ‘a lot of anxiety’ over Playoff unveiling

Ohio State entered the weekend as the No. 2 team in the College Football Playoff rankings, but there wasn’t anything they could do to improve their standing because they did not have a game. Instead, they had to wait and see what developed with the other games that were being played. After all the highly-ranked teams took care of business and won their conference championship...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Tiniest Michigan flag ever planted in Urban Meyer's yard

The Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan Wolverines don’t play until Nov. 26 at Ohio Stadium, but there is someone out there who wants to start the patented shenanigans ahead of the showdown a few weeks early. Shelley Meyer, wife of Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer, took to Twitter Friday to post evidence of how someone had planted a tiny Michigan flag in the yard of their Dublin...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Urban Meyer hit in face by ref, assessed 15-yard penalty

Sometimes the football gods just aren’t smiling on your face. That’s all we can surmise after Ohio State head coach was hit in the face by the side judge, who then assessed a 15-yard sideline interference call. Talk about adding insult to injury. Urban Meyer hit with a 15 yard flag right here for sideline inference after ref hits him in the face. pic.twitter.com/yav2M3R56S...
Via Sportsnaut
October 15, 2016  |  Discuss

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...
Via The Comeback
September 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Urban Meyer's wife rips ESPN for sharing 'classless' photo

Every Saturday, ESPN’s College GameDay reveals the best sign of the day.  This week’s best sign poked fun at Ohio State’s Urban Meyer and the Big Ten. It featured a photo of Auburn’s Gus Malzahn with, “If This Keeps Up, I’m Gonna Fake A Heart Attack and Go Join The Big 10,” a clear slight at the Buckeyes’ three-time national champion-winning head coach. Here...
Via College Spun
September 20, 2015  |  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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