Ohio State cornerback Jeffrey Okudah Michigan

Chase Young, Jeff Okudah Highlight 2019 All-B1G Defensive Team

Ohio State has placed four starters on the 2019 All-Big Ten First-Team defense. Junior defensive end Chase Young, junior cornerback Jeff Okudah, and senior safety Jordan Fuller were named to both the coaches and media first team, while senior linebacker Malik Harrison was selected only be the coaches as a first-team honoree. Fifth-year senior cornerback Damon Arnette…

Ohio State football Pete Werner

Tackling and Scheme Helping Buckeye Defense Limit Chunk Plays

Last season, it was a common occurrence to witness an Ohio State defense allowing big plays time after time from opponent after opponent. It frustrated fans, players, and coaches alike. Just how bad was it? The Buckeyes were 13th in the Big Ten in allowing plays of 30 yards or more in 2018, and ranked 114th in that category in the country. Only two teams in the nation…