Targeting is a big deal in college football, as it should be. With that said, as with any rule in sports, the spirit of the rule can be lost within the red tape — especially when referees and their opinions are involved.
And all of the vibes are bad around Aaron Scott right now. College football is in the middle of a quiet period until the last few days of the month, but that doesn’t mean that there’s no news to discuss during July.
The top remaining in-state target for Ohio State is cornerback, Aaron Scott, and he is set to make his commitment at the end of this month. His three main suitors are the Buckeyes, their hated rivals, Michigan and Oregon.
In the past four seasons under head coach Ryan Day, the Ohio State Buckeyes have lost six games — tied for the second fewest in that span. Ohio State's 42 wins are tied for the fourth-most and its .875 win percentage is the third best since 2019.
Purdue's offense in 2022 was largely based around the arm of quarterback Aidan O'Connell and hands of wide receiver Charlie Jones. Now that O'Connell and Jones have moved on to the National Football League (NFL), the Boilermakers will need new players to step up and 'carry the boats,' so to speak.
The Elite 11 Finals and Overtime OT7 Finals are over and On3 unveiled their updated player and, in turn, team rankings. The Ohio State Buckeyes hold 18 commitments in the class of 2024, landing them second behind the Georgia Bulldogs in the latest On3 team rankings — where they've sat for the majority of the recruiting cycle.
The Ohio State football program will have two new foes in the Big Ten starting next year. Both USC and UCLA will join the conference in 2024 and will be a major part of the conference race moving forward.
There's been another coaching shake-up in the Big Ten. After an initial two-week suspension of Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald, the university has taken the next step to outright fire him after issues with hazing taking place within the program.
The Ohio State football program had to part ways with Urban Meyer after the 2018 season. He said he was retiring because of health-related issues, yet he coached for the Jacksonville Jaguars just a few years later.
Of course his name is going to be mentioned. Would you be shocked if it wasn't? Northwestern needs a new head coach following the firing of Pat Fitzgerald Monday amid allegations of widespread hazing within the football program.
One play or big moment per day as we count down to the start of Ohio State’s 2023 football season. As we count down to the start of the 2023 season, we will be looking back at one play or big moment in Ohio State history over the past decade or so that corresponds to the remaining days left until Buckeyes take the field against Indiana on Sept.
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If you didn’t know, Northwestern parted ways with head coach Pat Fitzgerald on Monday afternoon, amid a hazing scandal. Naturally, there is going to be conjecture about who will replace Fitzgerald, and 247Sports Michigan report Steve Lorenz suggested Ohio State’s new offensive coordinator Brian Hartline.
Ohio State has certainly been on the wrong side of many controversial targeting calls. Two of the most debated calls came on the biggest stage and many Buckeye fans would argue it cost OSU a shot at a national championship … twice.
The recruiting dominoes are starting to take shape for Ohio State and plenty of other schools across the country. With the new recruiting schedule allowing prospects to take official visits during the spring, it has sped up the decision-making process for many players.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and with Ohio State’s 2024 recruiting class, that is no different. Multiple different services have updated their prospect rankings and now On3 has followed suit after the summer camp season is over.
The Ohio State Buckeyes have been no strangers to good fashion. They boast one of the best helmets in all of college football, featuring the classic gray with a black, white and scarlet stripe with Buckeye leaf stickers for exceptional play.
Last season Ohio State’s defense improved, but fell short when challenged by offenses with a similar talent level. From now until preseason camp starts in August, Land-Grant Holy Land will be writing articles around a different theme every week.
Doss was already a legend after three seasons at Ohio State, but he unselfishly returned for a fourth and helped bring a championship to Columbus. From now until preseason camp starts in August, Land-Grant Holy Land will be writing articles around a different theme every week.