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2016 Schedule
11-1, 1st in Big Ten - East
How does Meyer replace Fickell? (1:16)

Urban Meyer @OSUCoachMeyer

Great news! My rt-hand man, Kerry Coombs, is a Buckeye! In add to coordinating the SPT, he will have an expanded coordinating role on our D

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Luke Fickell will remain with Ohio State through the College Football Playoff. He agreed to a six-year contract with Cincinnati -- pending approval from the school's board Sunday -- and will be introduced at 3:15 p.m. ET today.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Cincinnati is hiring Ohio State defensive coordinator Luke Fickell as its next coach, sources tell ESPN. The two sides reached an agreement late last night, and an official announcement from Cincinnati is expected shortly. Fickell has coached at his alma mater since 2002, and served as Ohio State's head coach in 2011, following Jim Tressel's resignation.

Courtesy Jeff Frazier

George: The Heisman gets better with time

1995 Heisman winner Eddie George talks to Matt Schick, Ivan Maisel and Adam Rittenberg about winning the award, the lack of recent RB winners, Ohio State's CFP chances and more.

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Best quotes of the Big Ten season

From Jim Harbaugh's glasses to Penn State's conference title and everything in between, a look at the best quotes from the 2016 season in the Big Ten.


Crimson Tide primed for a repeat?

Of the four teams in the College Football Playoff, FiveThirtyEight gives Alabama the best chance to win it all, at 39 percent. Ohio State has the next-best odds at 25 percent, followed by Clemson (18) and Washington (17).


Buckeyes, Fighting Irish lead the way

Ohio State and Notre Dame lead all schools in Heisman Trophy winners in college football history. QB Troy Smith was the last Buckeye to win the award, in 2006, while WR Tim Brown won it for the Fighting Irish in 1987.

Ian O'Connor @Ian_OConnor

If I'm Woody Johnson, I'd quietly see if I could land lucky KO punch (Nick Saban, Urban Meyer) & then stick w/ Bowles if I cant

Ray Guy finalists kick it at the CFB Awards (1:53)
Swinney and Meyer happy to be in CFP (2:37)
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Watch: Home Depot College Football Awards Show

Nine individual awards will be handed out, including the Maxwell Award for Player of the Year. This year's Maxwell finalists are Louisville QB Lamar Jackson, Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield and Michigan LB Jabrill Peppers. Live on ESPN/WatchESPN

Who wins the Ray Guy Award challenge? (5:00)

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

Urban Meyer on Tom Herman taking over at Texas: "I think he's ready for the task." Added that he was glad to see Herman at Houston and discouraged him from taking other jobs before. Houston was a good fit for Herman

Edward Aschoff ESPN Staff Writer 

College Football Playoff coaches are here in Atlanta for the College Football Awards Show. Nick Saban, Chris Petersen, Dabo Swinney and Urban Meyer

Team Stats

Passing Yards221.277th
Rushing Yards258.39th
Points For42.79th
Points Against14.23rd

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