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Ohio State Football Notebook: ‘I wouldn’t want to let Coach Meyer down’

The Buckeyes are on pace to set a school record for total offense per game this season. The current record is 511.9 yards per game by the 2013 team, but the 2017 team is currently averaging 523.6 yards per game. Their 42.5 points per game is tied for third-highest in school history as well. Despite those lofty numbers, things haven’t…

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Michigan Spent Over Four Times More Per Touchdown Than Ohio State in 2017

USA Today ran a piece this week about college football’s highest-paid assistant coaches and whether or not they were overpaid this year. Of the twelve names on the list, none of them were from Ohio State, but three of them were from the University of Michigan. Defensive coordinator Don Brown’s pay this year is $1.3 million and as USA Today…

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Buckeye Football Notebook: ‘It’s going to be a fistfight to run the ball.’

Despite OSU’s defense giving up 48 points to Iowa last week, so much of the talk coming into Saturday’s game against Michigan State centers on Ohio State’s offense. The Spartans will bring the Big Ten’s best run defense into Ohio Stadium. Generally, in order to run against a defense like this, an offense will need to utilize the pass to loosen things up.