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Ohio State runs past Indiana, but one passing question persists

No. 3 Ohio State showed it has what’s necessary to win the Big Ten championship. The Buckeyes used the same all-weather formula to beat yet another ranked Big Ten foe in a 42-35 victory against No. 9 Indiana on Saturday. However, the Hoosiers rallied in the second half and exposed what could be Ohio State’s […]

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College Football Playoff picks after Week 7

With Georgia and Alabama meeting Saturday, our writers’ picks for the College Football Playoff were bound to get shuffled a bit, but following Alabama’s 41-24 victory, the lists aren’t that different from last week. Yes, the Bulldogs lost by 17 points, but they also held the lead at half against Nick Saban’s squad and still […]

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Ohio State will feel sting of No. 2 preseason ranking for a lifetime

The Preseason AP Top 25 Poll will forever be a reference point of what could have been for the nine teams listed that will not play college football in 2020.   Ohio State — ranked No. 2 in that poll — will wonder what could have been the most. Those feelings are going to linger longer in Columbus than anywhere […]

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‘Cornerback U’ Ohio State CBs drafted in first round since 1991

Jeff Okudah is next line to be drafted from “Cornerback U.” Tim Anderson was the first cornerback drafted out of Ohio State (by the 49ers) in 1971, but the Buckeyes had to wait 20 years before the next one was taken. Since then, the pipeline continues to produce first-round talent at the position.  Okudah, who is […]