COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Observations and notes from a brief glimpse at the Ohio State freshmen during a split-squad practice that opened training camp on Sunday morning: Meyer locked in The Buckeyes coach made clear he was ready to turn the page from all the offseason chatter and get back to focusing on football, and he obviously enjoyed being on the field and working with his players.
about 351 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
Throughout the next few months, BuckeyeNation will look further into those juniors offered by Ohio State. We'll give as much detail as we can and go behind the scenes to see why these Class of 2014 standouts are so attractive to the Buckeyes.
about 364 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
There's a stretch in every recruiting cycle where the class takes shape. Last year it can be argued a three-week stretch that began in mid-December and stretched to the first week of January was the key time period, as ESPN 150 targets Gareon Conley, Mike Mitchell, Trey Johnson and ESPN 300 lineman Donovan Munger committed.
about 376 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
Some coaches come out in flurry. Some like to wait and close the door behind everyone else. While Michigan and Ohio State go at the recruiting process differently -- or more to the point, Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer -- both strategies work.
about 406 days ago | Brad Bournival | Ohio State Buckeyes
BATON ROUGE, La. -- How deep is the football talent in Louisiana? Consider this: Every football bowl subdivision (FBS) conference in the nation has had a least two Louisiana players sign letters of intent with its member schools for the 2013 recruiting cycle, according to the ESPN database of recruits.
The writers at WolverineNation and BuckeyeNation put their heads together to break down the rivals' 2013 classes. Position-by-position, they'll give you a look at who Brady Hoke and Urban Meyer brought in and, ultimately, which class edged out the other.
about 517 days ago | Brad Bournival & Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines
In getting ESPN 150 athlete Dontre Wilson (Desoto, Texas/DeSoto) to alter his college choice from Oregon to Ohio State on Sunday, the Buckeyes not only shored up the wide receiver position in the recruiting class of 2013, they picked up an instant threat in the slot.
about 533 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail