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Ohio State Offense Weathers the Storm of Iowa’s Top Defense

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State knew it would face a good challenge opposite the explosive Buckeye offense on Saturday. Iowa’s top 10 defense allowed only five touchdowns in the red zone coming into Saturday. It also hadn’t allowed a pass of over 40 yards. Chunk plays, touchdowns, and red zone offense success have defined Ohio State’s offense so far this season. On Saturday, Iowa’s defense made Ohio State’s offense uncomfortable forcing…
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Ohio State Postgame: Comments from Ryan Day, C.J. Stroud, Jim Knowles Following 54-10 Win vs Iowa

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State head coach Ryan Day, quarterback C.J. Stroud, and defensive coordinator Jim Knowles met with reporters following the Buckeyes’ 54-10 win against Iowa. Here are the highlights of what was said. Ryan Day + On the offensive execution, Day said it was in interesting game. Iowa does a good job up front and took things out of the middle. They weren’t executing the run very well…
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Ohio State Availability Report vs Iowa

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State wide receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba will return for the Buckeyes this week. Below is the full availability report from Ohio State. Game 7 Status Report  Ohio State vs. Iowa – Oct. 22, 2022  – Ohio Stadium; Columbus, Ohio        Game-Time Decision §  None Unavailable §  DE Omari Abor §  WR Kam Babb §  CB Cam Brown §  RB T.C. Caffey §  WR Corban Cleveland §  DE Tyler…
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Ryan Day, Jim Knowles, Kevin Wilson Provide Updates, Preview Iowa

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Following Ohio State’s off week, Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with the media on Tuesday to provide updates on the team and preview the Buckeyes’ matchup against Iowa on Saturday. Defensive coordinator Jim Knowles and offensive coordinator and tight ends coach Kevin Wilson also answered questions from reporters. Here are the highlights of what was said. Ryan Day  + Coming off of the bye week,…
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C.J. Stroud Earns Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Honors

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State quarterback C.J. Stroud was named the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week following the Buckeyes’ 49-20 win at Michigan State. Stroud had six touchdowns in that game. Below is the full release. C.J. Stroud Claims Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Honors Became the first Big Ten Conference QB to have three six-TD passing games COLUMBUS, Ohio – After throwing for 361 and…
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Ohio State Routs Michigan State on the Road in 49-20 Win

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State secured its first road win of the season in a dominant fashion and went 6-0 with a 49-20 win at Michigan State on Saturday. After a few early challenges, the Buckeyes rallied for an impressive blowout win on the road. Buckeye quarterback C.J. Stroud tied the Ohio State program record throwing six touchdowns for 361 yards, with one interception in the first quarter. Marvin Harrison Jr.…
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Ohio State Availability Report vs Michigan State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State will be without running back Miyan Williams against Michigan State on Saturday. He is among 11 Buckeyes who are unavailable. Offensive lineman Enokk Vimahi will be a game-time decision. Ohio State at Michigan State – Oct. 8, 2022  – Spartan Stadium; East Lansing, Mich.        Game-Time Decision §  OG Enokk Vimahi   Unavailable §  DE Omari Abor §  WR Kam Babb §  DE Tyler Friday…
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Ryan Day, Jim Knowles, and Tony Alford Preview Michigan State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with the media on Tuesday to discuss the win against Rutgers and preview the Buckeyes’ first road game of the season this Saturday at Michigan State. Defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Jim Knowles and running backs coach Tony Alford also answered questions from reporters. Here is a summary of what was said. Ryan Day + Miyan Williams was the player…
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Miyan Williams Named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State running back Miyan Williams was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week following his performance in the Buckeyes’ win against Rutgers. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Miyan Williams is the Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week Scored a record-tying five rushing touchdowns in Ohio State’s 49-10 win over Rutgers on Saturday COLUMBUS, Ohio – On the heels of a record-tying…
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Miyan Williams Becomes “The Guy” in Buckeye Offense, Has Career-High, Record-Setting Day

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Rutgers opens up with trick plays on offense and an onside kick attempt, Emeka Egbuka fumbles the first punt that gives Rutgers a touchdown and the lead. Then there’s a possible fumble by wide receiver Marvin Harrison Jr. and an illegal touching call, a forced fumble by Ohio State, and Rutgers started the second half with two penalties on kickoff. There was a lot of weird going on…
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Ohio State Postgame: Ryan Day, C.J., Stroud, Miyan Williams Talk 49-10 Win vs Rutgers

COLUMBUS, Ohio —  Immediately following the Buckeyes’ 49-10 win vs Rutgers, Ohio State head coach Ryan Day, quarterback C.J. Stroud, and running back Miyan Williams met with the media to answer questions from reporters. Here are the highlights of what was said. Ryan Day + During the five game stretch, Day said he appreciates the support from everybody. They feel the crowd and energy. They also want to thank everyone…