Report - October 2004 Reports
Sunday, October 31, 2004
Sports Report : Jim Tressel talks about the key factors in OSU's win over Penn State and the contribution of Ted Ginn Jr. to the win.
Friday, October 29, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel talks about bowl eligibility. Penn State Head Coach Joe Paterno evaluates the Buckeyes, his eventual retirement and the problems with his team.
Thursday, October 28, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel talks about Penn State and the tradition between OSU and PSU. He also speaks on the SBC deal and the Lydell Ross situation.
Wednesday, October 27, 2004
Sports Report : Jim Tressel, Maurice Hall and Troy Smith preview the upcoming game against the Penn State Nittany Lions.
Tuesday, October 26, 2004
Sports Report : Anthony Schlegel and Simon Fraser talk about the advantages of an effective offense, and about the situation with Lydell Ross.
Monday, October 25, 2004
Sports Report : A. J. Hawk, Antonio Pittman and Troy Smith talk about OSU's win over the Hoosiers on Saturday.
Sunday, October 24, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel speaks at the post game press conference.
Saturday, October 23, 2004
Sports Report : Defensive line coach Jim Heacock talks about the linemen and how they match up with the Indiana line.
Friday, October 22, 2004
Sports Report : Quarterbacks coach Joe Daniels talks about the QB situation for the Indiana game.
Thursday, October 21, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel discussed the mood of the team going into the Northwestern game and the quarterback situation.
Wednesday, October 20, 2004
Sports Report : A group of seniors addressed the media on Tuesday. Mike Nugent says that it is a little easier on the seniors, because they have seen a tough season early in their career. Simon Fraser says that a win this weekend could be a huge momentum builder for the team. Head coach Jim Tressel says that ut will probably be Troy Smith starting a QB on Saturday.
Tuesday, October 19, 2004
Sports Report : Brandon Joe says that as a seniior, he needs to hold his head up. He also says that a win over Indiana would get things swinging in the right direction. Lydell Ross says that they can fix the problems with the running game and prevail.
Monday, October 18, 2004
Sports Report : Dustin Fox says that they didn't do the things they needed to do to give the them a chance to win. Bobby Carpenter says that losing never gets easy.
Sunday, October 17, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel says "they kicked our butts." He goes on to say that he doesn't know that they are doing anything well.
Friday, October 15, 2004
Sports Report : Wide receivers coach Darrell Hazell says that many positions on the team are still young. He also says that Santonio Holmes has to eliminate his mistakes. Luke Fickle comments on the pink locker rooms at Iowa. Fickle also says that he has learned a lot from watching A.J. Hawk in practice and on the playing field.
Thursday, October 14, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel talks about Iowa coach Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa defense. He also says that the Buckeye offense needs to find more balance.
Wednesday, October 13, 2004
Sports Report : What's Coach Tressel thinking about it? Are the players concearned? Should Troy get a shot? You've seen it in print, now hear first hand and decide for yourself for yourself what you think about the wild debate about the quarterback position.
Tuesday, October 12, 2004
Sports Report : Buckeye defensive end Jay Richardson and quarterback Justin Zwick talk about the aftermath of OSU's latest loss and what the Buckeyes must do going forward.
Monday, October 11, 2004
Sports Report : Wisconsin Head Coach Barry Alvarez talks about the win over the Buckeyes. He also said that the difference in the game was the play of his quarterback.
Sunday, October 10, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel comments on the loss to Wisconsin.
Saturday, October 09, 2004
Sports Report : Bobby Carpenter says that they were embarrassed by their performance last week. He also says that Wisconsin is the perfect game to follow up the performance at Northwestern. Simon Fraser says that this game will reveal the character of the team.
Friday, October 08, 2004
Sports Report : Running backs coach Dick Tressel says that they have six running backs ready to go on Saturday, with Lydell Ross and Brandon Joe starting. He also says that a game against Wisconsin is a great opportunity to physically play hard.
Thursday, October 07, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel says that Wisconsin's defense reminds him of OSU's defense from last year. He also says that Anthony Davis is a difference maker for the UW offense. Nick Mangold says that the Badger defense does everything well.
Wednesday, October 06, 2004
Sports Report : Barry Alvarez says that there will be plenty of incentive for the game this weekend, even with OSU's loss last Saturday. He also says that this year's OSU team is very similar to the past few years.
Tuesday, October 05, 2004
Sports Report : Head Coach Jim Tressel talks about how the running game needs to improve, and how the offense improved later in the game. Bobby Carpenter says they are going to respond to the loss and come out hard next weekend.
Monday, October 04, 2004
Sports Report : Mike Nugent talks about the loss to Northwestern. Bobby Carpenter says he'd take Mike Nugent on his team any day, despite the miss. He also says that they were well prepared for the game, but the Wildcats simply out played the Buckeyes.
Sunday, October 03, 2004
Sports Report : Head coach Jim Tressel talks about the loss to Northwestern.
Friday, October 01, 2004
Sports Report : Lydell Ross says that they need to make some adjustment in the running game to impove. He also says that protecting the ball is a priority. A.J. Hawk says that Northwestern has a great running back and quarterback.