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Buckeye Breakdown: The Jet Motion Wrinkle

One of the burning questions heading into the game versus Illinois was whether the Buckeyes would put more plays on film for Michigan to game plan for, or play a vanilla offense so as not to show too much. Ohio State wasted no time in showcasing a number of misdirection plays leading into The Game. In fact, the Buckeyes…

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Watch: John Cooper Remembers Terry Glenn

COLUMBUS — “He was one of those guys that could play better than you could coach.” Those are the words of former Ohio State head football coach John Cooper on Monday, following the news of the tragic passing of former Buckeye Terry Glenn. Glenn, the former Biletnikoff Award winner and Buckeye All-American in 1995, was killed in an automobile accident Monday morning. He was 43 years old. a a a…
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It’s The Day After Sunday Of Rivalry Week: The Signs Are Everywhere

The week before the regular season finale of Buckeye football is loaded with traditions. There’s Senior Tackle, where for decades now, the graduating football players take one last shot at a blocking sled during practice. The annual leap into the school’s beloved lake is on hiatus this year as it’s rebuilt. One newer event features TBDBITL visiting the Woody Hayes Athletic Center on Sunday night to let the football players…
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A Generation Of Domination: Tressel, Meyer and The Game

Kids, have I ever told you what it was like to go to Ohio State in the 1990s? The campus looked totally different. The Ohio Union was a run-down dump. The main campus workout facility was a run-down dump. The main library was a run-down dump. (Or so I heard from my more studious friends, anyway.) South Stands at Ohio Stadium was a somewhat scary-looking temporary set of bleachers that…

Win And They’re In? Buckeyes’ Playoff Picture Gets Clearer

After a largely uneventful weekend in college football, Ohio State’s shot at earning a slot in the College Football Playoff is still more or less where it was a week ago – win, and you’re probably in. The #9 Buckeyes won, as did all of the top 12 teams in the Playoff Rankings. Most did so fairly easily, although #8 Notre Dame struggled against Navy and #12 USC failed to…