Gunnar Hoak’s path to the Ohio State quarterback room had a few more twists and turns than some of his teammates. Hoak grew up just outside Columbus, a huge Buckeye fan.
Spring practice might not be the most high-profile time of year for college football teams, but for many players it can define their career. Here are 6 Buckeyes coming into a make-or-break spring on offense.
You already know by now who is catching the passes and who is running the football this season. Now, it’s time to cover some other gentlemen that can make or break a season — the quarterbacks. Nobody in the current QB room has registered a single stat as a Buckeye… so, yea, this predicting all of their stats thing should be fine. Who are the OSU quarterbacks?
COLUMBUS — On Monday, Ohio State head coach Ryan Day announced that sophomore transfer Justin Fields will be taking the first snap at quarterback for the Buckeyes in the home opener against Florida Atlantic University later this month. Fields beat out Kentucky graduate transfer Gunnar Hoak as well as senior Chris Chugunov to win the starting job.
Fall camp got underway for the Buckeyes one week ago today and every single Ohio State position coach has a mental list of things that they need to get done. In fact, they may actually have a physical list as well. Speculating as to what might be on each assistant coach’s list is always a fun exercise, and there are no shortages of items that will need to be addressed.
It was the Game of the Century. Thirteen years ago, it was one versus two. The only time in history that Ohio State and Michigan met as the top two teams in the nation. You’ll never forget it. Neither will Gunnar Hoak. Because he was there. Hoak transferred to Ohio State from Kentucky in the spring, but he was a Buckeye long before Ryan Day and OSU reached…
Ryan Day still hasn’t named Justin Fields the starting quarterback for the Ohio State Buckeyes this season. You would think one day would be enough, right? The Buckeyes opened camp on Friday for their first practice of the fall, and when they did, there were three quarterbacks getting the bulk of the reps. Along with Fields, fifth-year senior Chris Chugunov and…