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C.J. Stroud Uses His Legs in Rain and Wind, Ohio State Wins 21-7 at Northwestern

COLUMBUS, Ohio — “We want to play our best football in November,” Ohio State head coach Ryan Day said before the Buckeyes’ game at Northwestern on Saturday. No. 2 Ohio State certainly did not play its best football against the 1-7 Wildcats. But in a game that was classic Big Ten football in November, the Buckeyes held on in the fourth quarter to secure a 21-7 shaky road win in…
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TreVeyon Henderson, Jaxon Smith-Njigba Among 12 Buckeyes Unavailable at Northwestern

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State will be without running back TreVeyon Henderson and wide receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba on Saturday. They are among 12 Buckeyes who will be unavailable for the Buckeyes’ game against Northwestern. You can view the full availability report below. Ohio State at Northwestern – Nov. 5, 2022  – Ryan Field; Evanston, Ill.        Game-Time Decision §  None  Unavailable §  WR Kam Babb §  CB Cam Brown §  RB…
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Post-Practice Notes, Ohio State Players Preview Northwestern

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A handful of Ohio State players met with the media following the Buckeyes’ Wednesday practice to preview Northwestern. Here are the highlights of what was said. Emeka Egbuka + On the blocking on the bubble screens, Egbuka said they know they need to get better. There’s nothing they can do about what happened on Saturday but they are making sure it doesn’t happen again. + Spending two…
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Updates from Ryan Day, Jim Knowles, Brian Hartline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with the media on Tuesday to recap the win at Penn State on Saturday and preview the Buckeyes’ road game against Northwestern this weekend. Day provided insight into penalties, the run game, and the mindset of the team moving forward. Defensive coordinator Jim Knowles and wide receiver coach Brian Hartline also answered questions and provided updates. Here are the highlights…
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J.T. Tuimoloau Shows Up Big in 44-31 Win vs Penn State at Beaver Stadium

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State faced its toughest game on the road of the season with a Top 15 matchup at Penn State on Saturday. The Buckeyes at times looked outplayed and worn down — but the fourth quarter was another story for Ohio State. Ohio State struggled to get its offense established, especially in the run game following Miyan Williams’ departure with an upper body injury in the second…
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Ohio State Availability Report vs Penn State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State will be without wide receiver Jaxon Smith-Njigba when it faces the Nittany Lions at Beaver Stadium on Saturday. He is among 15 unavailable players. Below is the full availability report. Game 8 Status Report Ohio State at Penn State – Oct. 29, 2022  – Beaver Stadium; State College, Pa.        Game-Time Decision None Unavailable DE Omari Abor WR Kam Babb CB Cam Brown WR Caleb Burton…
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Noah Ruggles Named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State kicker Noah Ruggles was named the Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Noah Ruggles Named Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week Made four field goals and all six extra points in win over Iowa on Saturday COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State kicker Noah Ruggles is this week’s Big Ten Special Teams Player of…
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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,…