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Tuesday Updates — Mike Yurcich, Justin Fields, Jashon Cornell — Nov. 5
COLUMBUS — Ohio State co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Mike Yurcich spoke with reporters on Tuesday. He was followed by fifth-year senior defensive tackle Jashon Cornell and sophomore quarterback Justin Fields. They talked about the season they are all having and the challenges ahead. Here are the highlights.
Watch: Jeff Okudah, Chris Olave, Baron Browning, More Preview UC
COLUMBUS — Wednesday was the second day of practice this week for the Buckeyes as they prepare for Saturday’s game with Cincinnati. Following practice, a handful of Buckeyes spoke with reporters. Among them were junior cornerback Jeff Okudah, junior linebackers Baron Browning and Pete Werner, fifth-year senior defensive tackle Jashon Cornell…
After Career-Best Game, Jashon Cornell Likely Moving Back Inside for Buckeyes
Jashon Cornell came to Ohio State as a defensive end, but quickly grew into a defensive tackle. He spent his first three years on the interior before being asked to move back outside to defensive end a year ago. This winter, he was moved back home to defensive tackle, but injuries to three of OSU’s top four defensive ends over the last few weeks forced…
Ohio State’s New Defense Shines in First Game
COLUMBUS — This entire offseason, Ohio State’s coaching staff and players talked about the changes on the defensive side of the ball. The new defensive staff highlighted the need to get their guys playing fast and simple. But some of the biggest questions coming into Ohio State’s home opener were about what the new defense would look like and…
Zach Harrison Chasing Playing Time Wherever It Takes Him
In 2013, Urban Meyer instituted “The Chase” at Ohio State. It was a mantra, a goal, focused on reaching the pinnacle of college football. Unfortunately for the Buckeyes, that Chase fell short one December night in Indianapolis. In 2014, they went with The Chase again and this time the rallying cry paid off with a national championship.
Jashon Cornell Happy to be Imposing His Free Will on Offenses Once Again
Jashon Cornell is one of Ohio State’s 14 fifth-year scholarship seniors. He has played in 32 games in his career, starting just once. Those starts, however, are on the verge of increasing as Cornell gets closer and closer to being named the starter at three technique defensive tackle. Cornell came to Ohio State all those years ago as a blue-chip defensive end…
Five for Friday: What We’ve Learned From One Week Of OSU Fall Camp
Ohio State opened fall camp one week ago today. Their first scrimmage is tomorrow. Scrimmages are where players are given an opportunity to show what they can do in a semi-realistic simulation of an actual game. Coaches learn a lot from scrimmages, which is why Ryan Day said they’d start evaluating the quarterbacks a lot more seriously after the second scrimmage.
100 Ohio State Matchups To Watch In 2019: 80-61
Everybody loves college football. If somebody tells you they don’t love it, they’re wrong. We look forward to particular games and watching certain players. Each week we get to see something new. That is especially true if you think about the sheer number of individual matchups there are to watch this season. And that’s just the Ohio State games.
Fall Camp 2019 To Do List: DL Coach Larry Johnson
Fall camp got underway for the Buckeyes this past Friday 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.