Tyreke Smith, Zach Harrison Ohio State Buckeyes

No Chase Young? No Jonathon Cooper? No Problem for Ohio State’s Defensive Line

COLUMBUS — Ohio State came into the Maryland game knowing that they would be down not one, but two of their starting defensive ends. Senior defensive end Jonathon Cooper has missed the majority of the games this season due to injury, and with junior defensive end Chase Young’s future up in the air, the Ohio State Rushmen had to figure out a way to make up…

Larry Johnson Ohio State Defensive Line Buckeyes

Three Buckeye Freshmen Lose Black Stripes

Three more Ohio State football freshmen lost their black stripes just in time for the season opener. Monday night, the OSU program announced that cornerback Sevyn Banks and defensive ends Tyler Friday and Javontae Jean-Baptiste were now all full-fledged members of the team. Banks was a four-star recruit out of Florida who enrolled back in January and who went through spring practice with the Buckeyes…