COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Tyvis Powell doesn't have to look hard for an example of a guy who has thrived under similar circumstances. Last season, in fact, his big brother on the team had already walked the path of redshirting as a freshman defensive back and then made his way into the starting lineup in his first game on the active Ohio State roster.
about 1507 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- A position-by-position look at a perfect season for Ohio State, continuing today by looking back at the playmakers in the secondary who made a habit of breaking up passes and nabbing interceptions on the way to a perfect season.
about 1781 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Critical areas for the Buckeyes as they gear up for their last non-conference game of the season, Saturday's home date with UAB (TV: BTN, noon). FIRST DOWN Middle ground: The receivers on the perimeter are starting to command more attention in coverage, and defenses are already concerned about Braxton Miller's rushing ability.
about 1857 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Breaking down the positives along with a few negatives that will have coach Urban Meyer's attention after a 31-16 win over Central Florida on Saturday. What worked Miller (over)time: There are justifiable concerns about just how much work Braxton Miller had to do to help the Buckeyes pull out a win.
about 1869 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Urban Meyer's specialty is offense. But when he picks up on something on the other side of the football, he's going to let his assistants know what he wants. After watching Orhian Johnson in practice and on special teams, the Ohio State coach made his feelings known about the senior defensive back and his desire to get him on the field.
about 1870 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The opener has finally arrived. Urban Meyer is slated for his debut at Ohio State, his team is eager to reestablish itself as a national power after a rough year and the Buckeyes can finally put a bow on the offseason after months of brutal workouts.
about 1878 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes