COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The clues started popping up in the form of ferocious pass-rushing ends who were dominating spring practice. By the time training camp and the start of the season rolled around, a couple new bodies were added into the rotation, and Ohio State was starting to show signs that what was thought to be a potential problem was about to be solved.
about 1393 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- New developments for Ohio State coming out of an easy, tune-up win over Florida A&M, a 76-0 rout on Saturday afternoon at Ohio Stadium. Man on fire: Braxton Miller is eventually going to come back and reclaim his starting job, but Kenny Guiton has more than kept the seat warm.
about 1397 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Breaking down the positions and players who have the most to prove as No. 2 Ohio State opens the season on Saturday against Buffalo (TV: ESPN2, noon). FIRST DOWN: Defensive tackles The broken bone in Tommy Schutt's foot has thrown another wrench in the rebuilding project for the Buckeyes up front, and they reacted to it swiftly by shuffling Chase Farris back over to defense from the offensive line.
about 1421 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
Breaking down the Ohio State roster as training camp heats us and the program turns its attention to the opener on Aug. 31 against Buffalo. OFFENSIVE LINE Top of the depth chart: From left to right, Jack Mewhort, Andrew Norwell, Corey Linsley, Marcus Hall and Taylor Decker Next in line: The backup spots don't have to be quite as precise given the flexibility of some reserves capable of playing multiple spots, with Chase Farris likely the first man up if injuries strike at either guard or tackle.
about 1435 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The wait is over. The season might not be here yet, but football is officially returning with the start of training camp on Sunday. So after an offseason filled with questions about issues away from the field, the focus is once again back on the game itself.
about 1448 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
A look at five things that might have been missed at Ohio State's Friday Night Lights camp this past weekend: Cocoa beware The headline storylines were Eric Glover-Williams (Canton, Ohio/McKinley) squaring off with Damon Webb (Detroit/Cass Tech) and perhaps the emergence of Tyree Kinnel (Huber Heights, Ohio/Wayne).
about 1452 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
Trades aren't happening in college football any time soon. Even if they were legalized, the thought of two hated rivals doing anything to potentially help each other out would make Woody and Bo start spinning in their graves.
about 1464 days ago | Austin Ward and Michael Rothstein | Michigan Wolverines
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The book is closed on Urban Meyer's second spring camp with Ohio State, and the final pages weren't short on entertainment. The Buckeyes hit the road for their annual exhibition on Saturday, heading down to Cincinnati for a 31-14 game won by the Scarlet that featured some familiar sights for the reigning Big Ten Leaders Division champs -- and a few developments that should be encouraging for Meyer heading into the summer.
about 1557 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ed Warinner barely even needed a second to flash back through nearly three decades in the profession. If the Ohio State offensive line coach had ever coached four returning starters, all of them seniors, he wouldn't have had much trouble remembering that unit.
about 1567 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Several factors usually get mentioned first as reasons for Ohio State's 12-0 season in 2012. Braxton Miller's heroics. Carlos Hyde's emergence. The play of the defense down the stretch, led by John Simon and Ryan Shazier.
about 1569 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes