Buckeyes, Podcast

Let’s go bowling! New Year’s Six college football preview – The Nail in the Coffin, Episode 102

For the third straight year, Mark Podolski, sports editor of The News-Herald, joins Tom and Travis for a marathon rundown of college football’s New Year’s Six bowl games.

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Podcast

Fight for 4: Bill Bender on Ohio State, Alabama and the College Football Playoff – The Nail in the Coffin, Episode 098

Quality wins? Bad losses? Conference titles? What will sway the selection committee? Do precedents matter? Are any other teams outside the current top four in the mix? The CFP selections will not be easy this year.

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General, WWW

A Hawkeye’s View: While We’re Waiting

Iowa’s “The Wave” isn’t just college football’s newest tradition, it’s also its greatest.

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WWW

Where is the NFL when you need it? While We’re Waiting

With the Cleveland Browns being their typical selves, many fans in Cleveland are stuck with the NFL as a whole for better or worse. And lately, that has mostly been for the worse.

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Headlines

Ohio State has fourth-best odds of winning 2016 championship

How does 10-to-1 sound?

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WWW

Commiserating with St. Louis & San Diego (and loving Spidercam): While We’re Waiting…

Lamenting the Rams and (likely) Chargers relocating to LA, and reveling in the glory of the Spidercam.

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Top 10 Cleveland Sports Stories of 2015

Ohio State’s run to the inaugural CFP Championship: WFNY Top 10 Cleveland Sports Stories: No. 2

Ohio State’s amazing run to the title: Our No. 2 story of 2015

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Buckeyes

Ohio’s Favorite Turtle

When Ohio State and Illinois battle on Saturday, they play for a wooden turtle named Illy. What does it mean to someone charged with its care?

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Buckeyes

Trap the Gophers: Ohio State – Minnesota Preview

No. 3 Ohio State hosts Minnesota in a battle of Big Ten bruisers. With Cardale Jones under center, can the Bucks continue their winning ways?

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Buckeyes, College football

Paul Bunyan? Little Brown Jug? Your Big Ten Trophy Power Rankings

College football connects past and present like no other sport. Schools enjoy spirited rivalries that date back to the 19th century and many are lucky enough to trade personalized hardware. Rivalry trophies represent folklore, tradition, or in some cases meticulous marketing. With fifteen trophies available in the Big Ten and the Ohio State Buckeyes on a bye, I

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Buckeyes

WFNY CFP computer ranking: Week 8

The Tigers rise to the top as Iowa falls to No. 2

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Buckeyes

Ohio State vs. The State of Ohio

With so few non-conference games on the slate, why don’t the Buckeyes show their fellow Ohio schools some love?

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Podcast

CHVRCHES, Ludacris, and college football with Martin Rickman – WFNY Podcast – 2015-09-24

Martin Rickman from UPROXX discusses his feature on CHVRCHES, his Q&A with Ludacris and some college football as well.

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Buckeyes, College football, General

Vanquish the Warriors: Ohio State-Hawai’i Preview

Ohio State returns to Columbus for their first home game as reigning champs. An in-depth look at what the Hawaii-Ohio State may hold.

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Buckeyes

Carve the Hokies: Ohio State – Virginia Tech Preview

The only Ohio State pre-game guide you need to read.

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Headlines

Joey Bosa and Ezekiel Elliott go 1-2 in ESPN’s #CFBRank

Ohio State’s Joey Bosa is one of Sports Illustrated‘s cover boys, and now he’s getting love from ESPN as well. Bosa was rated the best college football player in the country by #CFBRank, the network’s list of the top 100 players. His teammate, running back Ezekiel Elliott, was right behind him in second place.1 43 ESPN writers were

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Headlines

Ohio State No. 1 in way-too-early CFB Top 25; Joey Bosa No. 1 in 2016 draft?

While it seems as though Ohio State just won the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship, the 2015 Buckeyes season is just a few months away. ESPN’s Mark Schlabach put together his Too-Early Top 25. With a national championship ring in hand and many of their key players returning, Ohio State sits atop Schlabach’s rankings as the team

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Multimedia

Cardale Jones confuses entire state of Ohio with “May Fools” tweets

Today is May 1. It is often known as May Day or International Workers Day. It has nothing to do with April 1, which is known as April Fools Day. Unfortunately, nobody told that to Ohio State quarterback Cardale Jones. Here’s how Jones, a soon-to-be redshirt junior who flirted with entering the 2015 NFL Draft,

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Headlines

Buckeyes’ Mike Weber may be envious of Roquan Smith

Editor’s Note: Hey look, you guys. MGBode has his own byline! Even though many of us are still basking in the afterglow of the Buckeyes’ championship , it is readily apparent that the college football dynamic between schools and players will continue to change. The movement for players getting better compensation started with the O’Bannon

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Featured, Headlines

Hooray semesters! Ohio State gets extra practice time over Oregon

In 2012, all Ohio public universities officially switched to the semester system after a long history of mismatched academic calendars. Ohio State, for one, was previously on the oft-beloved quarter system and that led to a very short summer for students returning back to campus in August 2012. But in the lead-up to the College

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