A man who admitted to trying to extort money from former Ohio State star Beanie Wells has been sentenced to a year of house arrest.
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Who does college football need more?
Notre Dame or Ohio State? It's nearly impossible to select one program over the other when rating all-time success and importance for the sport. Mark Schlabach does his best to differentiate the two. Tough calls in blue-blood rankings
It's a fun-but-complicated question: Who are college football's blue-blood programs? Our writers ranked all 128 and pinpointed the eight schools the sport wouldn't be the same without.
What have we learned from two years of the College Football Playoff? More than anything, strength of schedule and conference titles matter. And you need a star QB -- well, unless you're Alabama.
The personnel losses would decimate other programs, but Urban Meyer has a veteran QB in J.T. Barrett and a deep well of young talent in the wings.
Without them, a sport just isn't the same. Why college football blue bloods like Alabama, Michigan, Nebraska, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Texas and USC make the game what it is.
Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer
Ohio State defensive end Sam Hubbard, still close with Joey Bosa, said it's been tough on his friend not to be on the field with the Chargers. "I know he's heartbroken," Hubbard said. "He's a football player, and he wants to play football."
Austin Ward ESPN Staff Writer
The current threat level for Ohio State as it begins to turn attention to the opener: Green, which means the Buckeyes need to be "game ready." Training camp is over.
Ohio State strengthened its top-ranked 2017 recruiting class by adding two top-tier receiver prospects this week.
Heisman hopefuls with 12-1 odds
Clemson's Deshaun Watson, Stanford's Christian McCaffrey and LSU's Leonard Fournette are the top Heisman favorites, per Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook. Don't count out the next three hopefuls with 12-1 odds.
Jeffrey Okudah, the nation's top safety, knows where he will be visiting this fall. And he says there's a clear leader of the pack.
Urban Meyer has lost just four games in as many seasons, and the polls have Ohio State in the top 10, but a closer look reveals a team that is likely to fall short of those lofty expectations.
Kirk Herbstreit reveals the candidates and winners of his 2016 Herbie Awards and makes his playoff picks.
ESPN College Football Insider Brett McMurphy joins the Bruce Hooley Show. They talk about Ohio State receiving a number one vote in the AP Poll and National Title aspirations.
The Big Ten has some the most iconic uniforms in college football. Now, you get to decide who has the league's best uniforms.
It ain't cheap to attend games these days. So if you're going to plunk down hard-earned cash for tickets, who's the guy on each top 25 team who single-handedly makes it worth your while?
We posed the following question to 45 Power 5 college football coaches: If you had one game to win, who do you want as your coach? The catch: Nobody was allowed to say Nick Saban.
What matters more: What you see on the field or what you see in the analytics? Mark Schlabach and Sharon Katz discuss each top 25 team's toughest game of the year through those two lenses.
Ohio State vs Bowling Green Falcons
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