Why Iowa Presents A Different Challenge For Buckeye Defense

The Ohio State defense is flying high off a week when they largely shut down Penn State’s Heisman front-runner Saquon Barkley in a 39-38 Buckeye win. Now, they have to change gears quickly to get ready to face another star tailback, but in a very different style of offense. If you’re an old-school Big Ten fan, this is the week for you. While Penn State has drawn a lot of…
Urban Meyer Two-Minute Drill

Urban Meyer Ticked Off About Kickoffs

Standing at the podium after the win over Penn State, Urban Meyer said he wasn’t ready to talk about the special teams. The Buckeyes had just secured the largest comeback win in Meyer’s tenure, but the kick coverage — or exceeding lack of it — was still a topic of discussion. On the first play of the game, Nittany Lion running back…