COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ezekiel Elliott never has to go too far to be reminded of the tradition he's hoping to uphold. Inside the Ohio State running backs meeting room are pictures of legends like Archie Griffin, Eddie George and Chris "Beanie" Wells.
about 1108 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Stan Drayton isn't picky about how the job gets done. The Ohio State running backs coach doesn't need his next starter to have all the same physical qualities Carlos Hyde brought to the backfield.
about 1131 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Nobody is walking into a stress-free environment when Ohio State returns to the practice field in spring as long as national-title aspirations hang in the air and Urban Meyer prowls the sideline.
about 1165 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The offseason conditioning program is in full swing. Signing day has come and gone. Blink and spring practice will already be here. Ohio State is less than a month away from getting back on the field and starting preparations for the 2014 season, and those days probably can't go by fast enough for a program coming off consecutive losses after a 24-game winning streak.
about 1171 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 1314 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The projected starter has handled his business and is finally returning after a three-game suspension. Carlos Hyde is a proven touchdown machine, and he will no doubt want to make up for lost time.
about 1319 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The first test wasn't aced, but Jordan Hall certainly passed it with relative ease. The fifth-year senior shook off the rust from his injury-plagued season a year ago and again looked comfortable, confident and healthy with the football in his hands.
about 1332 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The medical redshirt already assured a do-over of Jordan Hall's final season with the Ohio State program. Now it appears he'll get a mulligan at the starting position that a pair of injuries cost the veteran a year ago.
about 1354 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes