First Seven Minutes of Fiesta Bowl Critical Per Urban Meyer
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Boxing champ Mike Tyson used to say that everyone had a plan until they got punched in the face. In the 2019 Fiesta Bowl, this particular matchup features a pair of teams who haven’t taken many shots, but what shots they have taken, they’ve been able to shake off. Neither the Buckeyes or Clemson Tigers have faced a program like the other, which…
Three Things To Watch For From The Indiana Hoosiers
Speaking about Ohio State, Indiana head coach Tom Allen is relishing the opportunity to welcome the Buckeyes into Memorial Stadium, in Bloomington, Indiana. If Indiana were to upset Ohio State (GASP! Darkest Day III!?!), it would be the first time since October 8, 1988. That was back when some young whippersnapper named Ronald Reagan…
Alabama Tried To Hire Zach Smith, Greg Schiano, Alex Grinch In 2018
According to newly-released texts, Alabama tried to hire Zach Smith away from Ohio State in early 2018, months before the scandal that caused his firing.
Former Buckeye RB Ke’Von Huguely Comes Full Circle at Annual OSU Job Fair
COLUMBUS — Ohio State football’s seventh annual job fair took place at the Huntington Club at Ohio Stadium on Friday night. It has been a successful opportunity for members of the football team — as well as other student-athletes — to look into professional opportunities after sports. The job fair featured representatives from over…
The-Ozone Rewind: No More Mr. Nice Guy for Urban Meyer, 2012
February 10, 2012 | A few days after Bret Bielema and Mark Dantonio had their say about Urban Meyer’s recruiting, Meyer responded. This column concerning that response comes from Tony Gerdeman and predicts that poking the Urban Meyer bear probably isn’t such a good idea for any opposing Big Ten coach.
The-Ozone Rewind: Former Wolverines Incorrectly Excited About Urban Meyer Hire
May 21, 2012 | This story comes from Tony Gerdeman and was published seven years ago today. It details the thoughts on Ohio State hiring Urban Meyer from a few former Michigan football greats. The former players are excited about the hire because … I don’t know why they were excited. They shouldn’t have been. — TG
The-Ozone Rewind: Urban Meyer Averts Disaster, Signs Dwayne Haskins
The Buckeyes thought they had their 2016 quarterback locked and ready. Tristen Wallace was the 10th-ranked athlete in the country according to the 247Sports Composite after throwing for 2,167 yards and 12 touchdowns and rushing for 1,478 more yards and 16 additional scores as a senior in high school. The DeSoto, Texas native committed to…
FOX Reportedly Signs Urban Meyer In Move to Compete With ESPN’s College GameDay
According to Andrew Marchand of the New York Post, Fox has signed Urban Meyer to be part of their Saturday morning college football pregame show this fall. The show will be in direct competition with ESPN’s long-running Saturday staple College GameDay. Meyer will join former USC quarterback Matt Leinart, former USC running back…
Ohio State Football Notebook: ‘He’s a baller’
Former Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer was announced last month as having a new assistant athletic director role in the OSU athletic department. His job will be multi-layered across the entire department. There will be fundraising, mentoring, and perhaps most importantly to Meyer, an infusion of his Real Life Wednesday…
Two-Minute Drill: Holtmann and Buckeyes Preview Home Game Against Penn State
COLUMBUS — The Ohio State men’s basketball team will face Penn State at home on Thursday. For the first time this season the Buckeyes will face the team that handed them two regular season losses and kicked them out of the Big Ten Tournament last year. Tip is set for 7 p.m. and the game will be shown on ESPN.