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.
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.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are loaded in 2017 despite two straight NFL-heavy departure classes. Here is who you might here called at the 2018 NFL Draft.
ESPN’s FPI has the Ohio State Buckeyes football team ranked as the best in the entire country.
While not earning as much hardware as the defensive side of the ball, Ohio State’s offensive stars earned their fair share of Big Ten recognition.
The special teams were not special as the Ohio State Buckeyes drop one to the Penn State Nittany Lions in a whiteout.
The Ohio State Buckeyes struggle in night games at Happy Valley and that trend continued Saturday night against the Penn State Nittany Lions. Whether it was special teams, offense, defense, or the coaching, the Bucks struggled immensely, losing to their unranked conference opponent, 24-21. Quarter by Quarter First Quarter 11:16 – Fourth-and-6 – Ohio State blocks
Coming into Saturday afternoon, Columbus, Ohio was expected to get hit with plenty of rain and possible thunderstorms. But, while the rain held off, it was perfect football weather in Ohio Stadium. On Homecoming, the Ohio State Buckeyes took care of business with an easy 58-0 shutout over Rutgers to begin their Big Ten conference season.