Ohio State is expected to blowout Illinois Saturday afternoon, but for many Buckeyes and even fans, it will be an emotional day on Senior Day. Along with many players playing their last game in the Shoe including both seniors and redshirt sophomore and juniors who will leave early and take their talents to the NFL, it will also be the last home game for many students as well.
So, you’re telling me there’s a chance? After a hectic weekend in college football, Ohio State moves up from No. 13 to No. 9 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings. Just when you thought the Buckeyes were out of it, they still (somehow) have a good chance to make the Final Four.
Even though it was against two opponents that Ohio State should have easily beaten, getting the first-game jitters out of the way for both the new coaching staff and seven newcomers was important for the Buckeyes. Ohio State began a perfect 2-0 during the first weekend of college basketball after beating Robert Morris and Radford.
One of the Cavaliers biggest flaws this season has been their rebounding, especially with Tristan Thompson sidelined with a left calf strain. Although they are only 13 games into the season, Cleveland seems to be interested in center Greg Monroe, who was recently traded from the Bucks to the Suns. The biggest holdup though could be his $17.9 million salary.
After an embarrassing performance in Iowa last week, the Buckeyes made quite a statement Saturday afternoon. Back at Ohio Stadium, Ohio State scored early and often on their way to a 48-3 rout over No. 12 Michigan State. Whether it was the offense or the defense, both sides of the ball dominated for the scarlet and gray.
For the first time in the Urban Meyer Era, the Ohio State Buckeyes have lost two regular season games in the same season. At No. 13, the chances are very slim that Ohio State will make the Playoff even if they win out. The Buckeyes will need some major help and plenty of chaos to take place in order to make the Final Four. It all starts Saturday afternoon against Michigan State. Ohio State’s video and graphic team gets you ready for the game with this intense trailer.
Ohio State’s playoff hopes are very slim after their horrible loss at Iowa that dropped them to No. 13 in second (and most recent) Playoff rankings, but they still have plenty to play for. The Buckeyes control their own destiny in the Big Ten. It all starts this weekend when they host No. 12 Michigan State Saturday afternoon. The Spartans are coming off of an upset win over Penn State.
Josh Gordon tells GQ Magazine that he played every game — collegiate and professional — with drugs and alcohol in his system.
Whether it’s Ezekiel Elliott, Mike Weber, or J.K. Dobbins, just to name a few, Ohio State has had plenty of talent in the backfield during the Urban Meyer Era. In four of the Buckeyes’ last five losses, the group has been underutilized. Although Urban Meyer has continuously stated that things will change, the running backs have disappeared when you look at the box score when Ohio State loses. That must change.
After John Wall and Bradley Beal claimed that the Wizards were the best team in the East and that the Cavs tanked last season so they wouldn’t have to play Washington early in the playoffs, LeBron James put the Cavs on his back and had a career game Friday night. It was not only a statement game for No. 23 and the wine and gold, but James may have found a new facet of his game on offense as well.
With a 3-5 record and having lost four straight, many Cavs fans have already started freaking out about what’s wrong with their team. Dwyane Wade is here to remind you that everything will be just fine in the end after he and the Cavs figure it out.
Josh talks about how injuries suck, awesomeness of Taylor Swift, and Iowa’s “The Wave” in Friday morning’s WWW.
Coming off one of the best comebacks in recent memory in college football, Ohio State’s video and graphic team had plenty of highlights to put together this week’s hype trailer.
Out of the NFL since 2014 and suspended since September 2016, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon has been reinstated by Commissioner Roger Goodell. He can join the active roster and potentially play on November 27 (Week 13).
After they were ranked No. 3 in the country by both the AP and Coaches polls, the Ohio State Buckeyes open at No. 6 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Don’t worry, the Buckeyes have plenty of time to get into the important Top Four.
Just when Ohio State was on the verge of losing their second home game of the season and suffering their second regular season loss in the same year for the first time in the Urban Meyer era, J.T. Barrett stepped up and had a perfect fourth quarter when his team needed him the most.
Ohio State kept their Playoff and Big Ten title hopes alive, and they also rose to No. 3 in both the AP Top 25 and Coaches Polls.
It’s only been five games this season, but J.R. Smith is off to the worst start of his career by a wide margin. Here’s to hoping he works things out, finds his groove, and gives the Cavs a jolt of offense to ease some of the burden off of LeBron James.
Ohio State has (somehow) outdone themselves again with an epic trailer to get you ready for Saturday afternoon’s matchup between the Buckeyes and Penn State.
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley is really good, but just how good, you ask? Ahead of Ohio State’s matchup against the Nittany Lions, head coach Urban Meyer called Barkley the best all-purpose guy he has seen during his 30 years of coaching.