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Ohio State to Start Season Ranked No. 2 in AP Poll

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State will start the 2022 football season ranked No. 2 in the AP poll. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Ohio State Starts Season Ranked No. 2 in AP Poll Buckeyes appear in AP poll for record 34th consecutive season COLUMBUS, Ohio – Ohio State will begin the 2022 season ranked No. 2 in the Associated Press poll, as the organization released its preseason…
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Ohio State Names Six Football Captains For 2022 Season

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State named six football captains for the 2022 season as announced on Saturday. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Six Will Captain Ohio State Buckeyes in 2022 Kam Babb, Tommy Eichenberg, Tyler Friday, Cade Stover, C.J. Stroud and Kourt Williams to lead   COLUMBUS, Ohio – The 2022 Ohio State football season kicks off in exactly three weeks and today, nine practices in to…
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Kamryn Babb Becomes Third Buckeye to Receive Block O Jersey

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State named fifth-year senior wide receiver and returning captain Kamryn Babb the 2022 recipient of the Block O jersey as announced on Saturday. Below is the full release from Ohio State. Babb is Ohio State’s Third Recipient of the Block “0” Jersey Fifth-year senior and captain has battled injuries throughout his career COLUMBUS, Ohio – Kamryn Babb’s had every reason to lose hope. As knee injuries…
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Two-Minute Drill: Ryan Day Provides Updates Following Fall Camp Practice No. 7

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with the media on Thursday following fall camp practice No. 7. Day provided updates on injuries and the health of the team, defensive improvements, the strength of the offense, and areas of focus moving forward in fall camp. Here are the highlights of what was said. Ryan Day + On the injuries and overall health of the team, Day said they’ve…
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Notes and Quotes: Jim Knowles and Linebackers Talk Defensive Improvements, Goals for Defense

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Tuesday was Ohio State’s new defensive coordinator Jim Knowles’ turn to met with the media and discuss updates on the defense. A handful of Buckeye linebackers also spoke with reporters following fall camp practice No. 5. Here are a few notes and quotes per a release from Ohio State. Knowles, Linebackers Want Better-Than-Top 10 Defense  The unit includes four of the top six tacklers on the team in…
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Notes and Quotes: Updates From Justin Frye and Offensive Linemen

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State’s new offensive line coach Justin Frye and a handful of offensive linemen, Matt Jones, Dawand Jones, Enokk Vimahi, Zen Michalski, Luke Wypler, Paris Johnson Jr., and Donovan Jackson— met with the media on Monday. Here are the highlights of what was said. Justin Frye + Paris Johnson Jr. is “lethal in space at left tackle.” + On what he is looking for from his linemen,…
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Notes and Quotes: Tony Alford and Running Backs Talk Depth and Competition

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State running back coach Tony Alford along with a few of his running backs met with the media on Friday. In addition to serving as assistant head coach for the offense and running backs coach, Tony Alford took on another role as the run game coordinator in January. Alford, along with veterans TreVeyon Henderson and Miyan Williams, Evan Pryor, and freshman Dallan Hayden, all spoke with reporters. Here…
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Ohio State Fall Camp Practice Report: Practice No. 2

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The official start of the 2022 football season began Aug. 4 with the Buckeyes beginning their first of 25 fall camp practices leading up to the season opener against Notre Dame on Sept. 3. Ohio State took the practice fields at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center again on Friday for practice No. 2. The media was invited to watch stretching and the first four periods of practice,…
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Two-Minute Drill: Ryan Day Provides Updates at Big Ten Media Days

INDIANAPOLIS — The Big Ten conference held its annual Big Ten football media days at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Tuesday and Wednesday. Ohio State head coach Ryan Day had his formal press conference as well as an informal, hour-long meeting with the media on Wednesday afternoon. Day discussed team leadership, defensive expectations and changes, opening the season against Notre Dame, and quarterback C.J. Stroud’s growth. Here are the…