I'm taking your questions for a third time this week, filling in the Friday time slot for the vacationing Rittenberg. I'll be gone myself next week, so this will be the last time I talk to you for a bit.
about 68 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Almost as soon as it arrived, spring camp at Ohio State wrapped up. Time isn't likely to fly by quite as quickly in the offseason with the summer months sure to drag by until the 2014 campaign finally opens in August.
about 117 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ezekiel Elliott never has to go too far to be reminded of the tradition he's hoping to uphold. Inside the Ohio State running backs meeting room are pictures of legends like Archie Griffin, Eddie George and Chris "Beanie" Wells.
about 132 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Spring weather has just now finally arrived for Ohio State, but its camp is already about to come to a close. Ahead of Saturday's exhibition game to wrap up the 15 workouts spread through March and April, we're taking a look at players who have helped themselves and could put on a show over the weekend, starting today on offense.
about 141 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
Michigan's defense controlled play throughout the spring game Saturday at Michigan Stadium, echoing a theme throughout most of the league that day. Several Big Ten squads held scrimmages or open practices, and the defenses had the edge in most of them.
about 142 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The kitchen is still stocked with enough ingredients to make another delicious offensive meal, but the main dish probably won't be beef again. With four senior starters gone from the line and bullish running back Carlos Hyde headed to the NFL, Ohio State is going to have to make some changes to its high-scoring recipe after rewriting the record books thanks in large part to all the meat it had in the middle of the field.
about 153 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Stan Drayton isn't picky about how the job gets done. The Ohio State running backs coach doesn't need his next starter to have all the same physical qualities Carlos Hyde brought to the backfield.
about 156 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
We're taking snapshots of each position group with every Big Ten team entering the spring. The series wraps up with the specialists. Illinois:The Illini might not be exceptional in the kicking game, but they're in better shape than they were when coach Tim Beckman arrived.
about 173 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions