In one of the most anticipated non-Playoff games of the bowl season, the Ohio State Buckeyes defense dominated, leading the scarlet and gray to a 24-7 win over the USC Trojans. The low-scoring game included a scoreless second half.
Somehow, it’s only been three-and-a-half weeks since the Ohio State Buckeyes last took the field. Although they didn’t make the Playoff, the scarlet and gray still have plenty to prove and play for in the Cotton Bowl against USC.
It was ugly at times, but the Ohio State Buckeyes won their second Big Ten title in four years after beating Wisconsin, 27-21. If it weren’t for J.T. Barrett and the Buckeyes shooting themselves in the foot at times, the scarlet and gray would have blown out the Badgers.
WFNY’s Josh Poloha caught up with Cleveland native Danny Cunningham, who now covers the Badgers for The Zone in Madison, Wisconsin. Cunningham answered plenty of questions about the Badgers in order for Ohio State Buckeyes fans to get to know their opponent ahead of Saturday night’s showdown.
Outside of a bad loss at Iowa, the Ohio State Buckeyes plowed their way through the Big Ten in the regular season. With all the talent on the Buckeyes, 24 players were named All-Big Ten honorees, whether it’s first team, second team, third team, or as honorable mentions.
Down 21-20, Ohio State was forced to count on backup quarterback Dwayne Haskins after J.T. Barrett was forced to leave the game due to a knee injury. Luckily for the Buckeyes, the redshirt freshman came in and didn’t miss a beat, leading the scarlet and gray to a come-from-behind win over their biggest rival Saturday afternoon.
On an emotional Senior Day, Ohio State made it look easy against a very bad Illinois team. Whether it was the offense or defense, almost every Buckeye played very well in the blowout win.
It’s cliché, but Saturday could be a giant trap game for Ohio State.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Ohio State Buckeyes have their biggest game of the Big Ten season as the Penn State Nittany Lions travel to Columbus for what should be a chilly, damp game.
Advanced statistics look at how the Ohio State Buckeyes and Nittany Lions match up.
Whether it was the offense or defense, Ohio State dominated Nebraska on both sides of the ball. They dismantled the Cornhuskers so much that the backups and even third-stringers were able to do almost anything counted to.
The Ohio State Buckeyes easily took care of business in Lincoln, Nebraska, dominating the Cornhuskers, 56-14 Saturday night. They are playing their best football at just the right time.
Like the past few games, Ohio State had plenty of good and very little bad and ugly for this past weekend’s demolition over Maryland. The Buckeyes had just one non-good part of the game, but that one thing is very concerning moving forward.
Much like they have since their game against Rutgers last weekend, Ohio State scored early and often and took control of the game from the start to dominate Maryland, 62-14. The offense and defense had arguably their best games of the season.
When a team dominates (and shuts out) a team in a 56-0 win, it’s hard to find anything bad during the game. With that said, we take a closer look at the box score and look at all the good things that Ohio State did Saturday night at Rutgers.
Both Ohio State offense and defense made it look easy in their 56-0 win over Rutgers. Whether it was through the air or on the ground, the Buckeyes offense dominated on their way to scoring 56 points. Also, for the second time in as many years, the Silver Bullets shutout Rutgers.