COLUMBUS — Urban Meyer's smile said, “You don't know the half of it.”
COLUMBUS — When Ohio State played in three BCS national championship football games from 2002-2007, the absence of a Big Ten championship game might have been a good thing for the Buckeyes.
INDIANAPOLIS – Ohio State left a giant impression on Wisconsin with a 59-0 win in the Big Ten football championship game on Saturday night.Probably a few bruises, too.
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.
WACO, Texas — Alabama is in. So is Oregon. That we know for sure about the College Football Playoff after the top two teams in the selection committee's rankings romped in their conference championship games.
INDIANAPOLIS — There was great interest in what Ohio State's game plan against Wisconsin in the Big Ten championship game Saturday night would be with No. 3 quarterback Cardale Jones running the offense.
INDIANAPOLIS — Nine of the last 10 Ohio State starting quarterbacks before Cardale Jones on Saturday night won their first games as a starter.
COLUMBUS — After J.T. Barrett followed Braxton Miller to the injured list last Saturday, some people wondered aloud if the offense Ohio State runs could have played a role in their injuries.
COLUMBUS – Offensive tackle Taylor Decker remembers what Cardale Jones did last year in Ohio State's walk through the day before the Big Ten championship game with amazement.
SATURDAY'S GAMEOhio State-WisconsinBig Ten Championship8 p.m., FOX—COUNTDOWN TO WISCONSIN1 day—
COLUMBUS — If anyone can imagine what has been going through Cardale Jones' mind the last few days, it's probably J.T. Barrett.
COLUMBUS — The evidence of what happens to teams which fail to contain Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon in a Big Ten football championship game can be easily found.
ROSEMONT, Ill. — Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett were selected first-team, all-Big Ten and took top individual honors at their positions.
COLUMBUS – Leadership training was one of the things Urban Meyer emphasized when preparing Ohio State's football team for this season.
COLUMBUS — One play overshadowed everything when Ohio State beat Michigan 42-28 on Saturday. But two plays might have turned the game in the Buckeyes' direction.
COLUMBUS – Ohio State got Michigan's best shot and fate's worst.It survived the first, but the jury is still out on how it will handle the second.
COLUMBUS — When Michael Bennett speaks, Ohio State listens.After Michigan marched 75 yards to tie OSU 21-21 early in the second half Saturday, the Buckeyes' senior defensive lineman had seen enough.
COLUMBUS — How did Michigan become the Beach Boys of college football?
Struggling on the field. Struggling to fill the Big House. A coach on his way out. A new athletic director under pressure to make the right hire to restore a once proud football program to its traditional place among the nation's...
COLUMBUS – Maybe it should have been expected that Troy Smith picked the situation where the odds appeared stacked against him but he still prevailed.
COLUMBUS – Following his dream took Jeff Heuerman to Michigan once, but not twice.