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Tony Gerdeman
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May 25, 2019 12:32 pm  

Summer 1998 | The 1998 Ohio State football team has been a topic of late on both the forum and the Buckeye Weekly podcast.  More specifically, the '98 loss to Michigan State has been brought up, but there's no need to open that wound on a weekend. The Buckeyes were regarded as the best team in the nation well before the '98 season, and...

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May 25, 2019 5:42 pm  

this team and the 2015 team are the 2 OSU teams in my lifetime that definitely should have won the national title..1998 team got jipped by WHEN they lost....FSU lost earlier in the year to a mediocre nc st. team by more pts than OSU lost to MSU..this OSU team woulda wrecked a not THAT great T. Martin led Tennessee team...and 2015 OSU woulda destroyed everyone in the playoff that year...

Kurt Mews
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May 26, 2019 7:30 am  

Wise words; 2015 was also a year when OSU had its dream cast aside by MSU as they had their very mediocre offense exposed. Remember, we only led in that game due to MSU Tunrovers. The same MSU that beat us, needed a last second TD to beat IA in The B1G title game and promptly went on to get crushed by AL in the semis by 30 points in a shut out.