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Column: OSU Coaches Run Over During Game, Run Away After

This is normally where I would be writing a postgame story about the #6 Buckeyes’ 55-24 implosion against unranked Iowa. It would include some information about the game and quotes from OSU players and coaches that might help illuminate what just happened. As the game ended, and overjoyed Iowa fans streamed out of the stands to my left and dejected Buckeyes trudged off the field to my right, that was…
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Two-Minute Drill: Postgame Reaction from Ohio State’s 55-24 Loss at Iowa

IOWA CITY  — The Buckeyes walked into Kinnick Stadium as 20-point favorites and left with a 31-point loss on the schedule. Following the 55-24 outcome, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer spoke briefly with the media, as did senior center Billy Price and senior defensive end Tyquan Lewis. Here are the highlights. Urban Meyer + Meyer did not see this coming. He said he had no idea how this happened.…
A dejected Urban Meyer leaves the field after the Buckeyes were ground into the dirt by Iowa.
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We should have seen this coming. Buckeye Nation was down on their team after the loss to Oklahoma, but wanted to believe that there was a growth process taking place, that things would get better.  There were new coaches, a new system, and Urban Meyer told us repeatedly that he liked where his team was. Then came Penn State, and the fool’s gold that came with that win. Sure, the…
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Watch: Urban Meyer, Billy Price, and Tyquan Lewis Speak After Loss at Iowa

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer spoke for a few minutes following Ohio State’s 55-24 loss at Iowa. Also speaking with the media were captains Billy Price and Tyquan Lewis. OSU head coach Urban Meyer discusses the Buckeyes’ 55-24 upset loss at Iowa. Posted by The Ozone on Saturday, November 4, 2017 OSU C Billy Price and DE Tyquan Lewis discuss their shocking 55-24 blowout loss to Iowa. Posted by…
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The-Ozone Gameday Live — Ohio State at Iowa

IOWA CITY — No. 6 Ohio State (7-1, 5-0) visits Iowa (5-3, 2-3) for a 3:30 pm kick this afternoon. You can catch the game on ESPN. The Buckeyes are currently a 20-point favorite. You can check out all of our build-up of the game this week here and all of our live tweeting and other social media engagements below. A Twitter List by TonyGerdeman 360 video of fans at Kinnick waving…
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Buckeyes Will Play Without Offensive Standout At Iowa

When #6 Ohio State takes the field at Kinnick Stadium on Saturday, they’ll do it without one of their top offensive weapons. An Ohio State spokesman confirmed that junior WR Parris Campbell did not make the trip to Iowa City with the team due to injury. Campbell was taken to the locker room in the first quarter of the Buckeyes’ win over Penn State last Saturday. OSU head coach Urban…
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Five Predictions: Ohio State at Iowa

Here’s the deal — right now I’m in the passenger seat and typing this out. Sometimes when I’m writing in the car I get a little nauseous, so I’m on a ticking clock here and I can’t go back and look at how I did last week. I was told I was only 1-of-5, but I’m sure there’s a good reason for that. That doesn’t mean my predictions for Ohio…
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The-Ozone Staff Picks: Ohio State at Iowa

Saturday is Ohio State’s final road game of the year until The Game in Ann Arbor at the end of the month. Is it a trap game? Are there any concerns about a letdown? To be honest, if the Buckeyes aren’t aware of the danger of playing at Iowa — which is basically like a giant box trap with a huge blinking neon sign that reads…