| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:03 AM
Oregon is favored to win college football's national title game, but ESPN NFL draft analyst Todd McShay believes Ohio State has a bit more talent.
"That's a little surprising considering Urban Meyer has not been there that long," McShay said Tuesday...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 5:43 PM
If there were any justice, all three Chicago Tribune Silver Football finalists would suit up Saturday in the Big Ten title game.
Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon will further his assault on the Big Ten record books.
Ohio State defensive end Joey...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 9:45 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — This much is clear: Ohio State has the Big Ten's best head coach, best offensive coordinator, best third-string quarterback, best skill players and — heck — best band.
This much is unclear: Will that be enough to earn...
| Dec 7, 2014
| 4:05 PM
The first College Football Playoff is set, but not without some controversy.
Alabama, Oregon and Florida State easily punched their tickets to the Final Four after impressive wins during the weekend. Meanwhile, TCU, Ohio State and Baylor were left...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 7:00 PM
Let's all breathe a sigh of relief. The wussification of America is not complete.
Gary Andersen scared us there with his Monday comments regarding the Paul Bunyan Axe. The Wisconsin coach said that the axe, a super-cool trophy awarded to the Minnesota-...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:58 PM
At Ohio State, they rave about Cardale Jones' size, running ability and arm strength.
"He has a cannon," coach Urban Meyer said.
That makes Jones a loose cannon with a cannon. Until this week the redshirt sophomore was mainly known for a tweet that...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:09 PM
Ohio State's quarterback looked to his left, intending to fire a bubble screen. But a Rutgers defensive lineman blocked his visual path to Evan Spencer, so the quarterback took off. He ran straight up the middle, motoring 33 yards past five defenders in...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 8:40 PM
When Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany finally gave his blessing to a playoff, it was a nod to hyperventilating college football fans and a thumbs-up to extra TV money.
Another benefit: Given that the SEC champion was practically guaranteed to advance...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:15 PM
They've known each other for years, but only recently have Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett and offensive coordinator Tom Herman begun to give each other a hard time, as guys love to do.
"He's a very serious, businesslike dude who understands what it...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 9:44 PM
EAST LANSING, Mich. — In the hours leading to the biggest game of his life, Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett planned to channel a player who is one of the finest competitors in his sport.
Peyton Manning? Nope.
Madison Bumgarner? Try again....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 7:59 PM
If you love Big Ten football — OK, we'll settle for like – you don't want to examine USA Today's Sagarin ratings.
The league's highest-rated team is Michigan State, at 14. Based on that, the Spartans would rank seventh in the SEC West. Yes,...