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No Sense In Rushing a Recruit in the Age of the Portal

The early December signing period was not without its drama for Ohio State. With secondary coach Jeff Hafley leaving, that left the Buckeyes without a guy in charge of the defensive backs. More timely, however, it left OSU’s defensive back recruits with plenty of questions. For Lejond Cavazos, Lathan Ransom, and Ryan Watts, they were given answers that proved…

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Gee Scott on Building Washington Pipeline: ‘I hope I’m the first of many’

It’s not often that Ohio State goes into the Pacific Northwest for a recruit as they did with 4-star receiver Gee Scott from Eastside Catholic High School in Sammamish, Washington this past year. Scott, the No. 10 receiver in the nation and the No. 65 player overall, was also ranked the No. 2 player in his state. When he signed with the Buckeyes…

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Ohio State Football Notebook: ‘My heart is full for the people from Buckeye Nation’

When Ryan Day named Corey Dennis as Ohio State’s quarterback coach, it definitely caused a stir. With Mike Yurcich’s departure to Texas after the season, Day could have conducted a national search — and undoubtedly received a number of impressive resumes. Instead, he went with Dennis, who had been at Ohio State longer than Day, but had never been a position coach.

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Recruiting Stars Gone, Julian Fleming Looking to Earn a Spot

Ohio State freshman receiver Julian Fleming was the nation’s top receiver prospect by every recruiting service in the 2020 recruiting cycle. In fact, ESPN even had him as their top prospect overall. Any time a player is the tops at his position, the expectations are raised in a commensurate manner. While there are no “sure things,” signing the nation’s top wide receiver would seem…