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Zach Boren, More Than Just a Fullback

Boren at Ohio State If there is one thing for sure, the Houston Texans are one of a handful of teams that still utilize the fullback position, and rookie Zach Boren is the exact definition of a fullback. The rookie from Ohio State measures in 6-0 and 255 lbs. and fits right into what the Texans are looking for at the position. Boren was a team captain for the Buckeyes team in 2012...
Via State of the Texans
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State Player Profile – Jacoby Boren

The Boren family has been making an impact at The Ohio State University for what seems like forever. The story began way back in 2008 when an unhappy Justin Boren left the University of Michigan to join the Buckeyes. In doing so, Justin, unknowingly, created a Buckeye legacy and shocked just about everyone, including his father, a Michigan grad. Justin went on to some successful...
Via Buckeye Empire
June 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Boren In Familiar Territory

Though Zach Boren enjoyed an immensely successful career at Ohio State, the former Buckeyes captain only has to go back to his senior year of high school to remember being doubted. After going undrafted in April's NFL Draft, Boren will use that same motivation to make the Houston Texans' roster.
May 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Ohio State fan videobombs Zach Boren interview after win over Michigan (GIF)

An Ohio State Buckeye fan stormed the field and videobombed an ESPN interview with linebacker Zach Boren after Saturday's win over Michigan. The OSU fan first popped in front of the camera, then stepping back and peeking between Boren and his interviewer. To top it off, the Buckeye fan overshadowed both of them by making the 'OHIO' letters with his arms and destroying...
Via Holdout Sports
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Ohio State’s Zach Boren plays both sides of the ball

  Zach Boren has played fullback for Ohio State for three seasons, and just as his senior year was under way, he swapped sides of the ball and is the Buckeye’s new linebacker. When Boren wears his jersey on Saturdays, it truly is to represent the name on the front, not the back; his selflessness will help the Buckeyes stay undefeated this season. While he’s played fullback since...
Via Buckeye Empire
October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Boren changes jobs to help out No. 7 Buckeyes

Injuries, departures and disappointing play led Ohio State's coaches to look for somebody to help out at linebacker. They got a volunteer - their starting fullback. Now Zach Boren, a standout linebacker in high school, has made the transition from offense to defense after three years with the Buckeyes. Not only that, he led the team in tackles in last week's 52-49 win at...
Via AP on Fox
October 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Boren Puts Team First With Move To LB

Ohio State senior Zach Boren had a busy week leading up to the Indiana game when he made a position switch from fullback to linebacker. Boren stepped in at a position of need and impressed coaches and teammates by putting his team ahead of himself.
October 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Boren Ready For Expanded Role

Ohio State senior fullback Zach Boren has made a name for himself as one of the toughest players in the Big Ten. Boren, however, could be on his way to playing a vastly different role in his final season wit hthe Buckeyes.
August 03, 2012  |  Discuss

OSU's Boren upset about U-M's post-game celebration

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Michigan's post-game celebration Saturday, after ending seven years of frustration against Ohio State, wasn't appreciated by at least one of the Buckeyes. As time ran out in the 40-34 thrilling victory, Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson took the ball and tossed it into the air. Robinson and some of his teammates then fell to the Michigan Stadium field...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
November 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Offensive as a blocker, could Ohio State's Zach Boren make an impact as a linebacker?

Ohio State junior fullback Zach Boren plays like a linebacker, and actually putting him there might not be a completely crazy idea.
November 03, 2011  |  Discuss
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