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 192 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
We're taking snapshots of each position group with each Big Ten team entering the spring. The wide receivers and tight ends are up next. Illinois: The Illini are looking for more from this group after losing top target Steve Hull, who exploded late in the season to finish just shy of 1,000 receiving yards.
about 245 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Looking at the critical areas and most important players as No. 3 Ohio State looks to stay unbeaten as it visits Illinois on Saturday (noon, ESPN). Tune out the noise: The Buckeyes dialed up some of the conversation involving their BCS title chances with Evan Spencer's confident comments in reference to Alabama and Florida State early in the week, and Urban Meyer made it quite clear he didn't appreciate the potential distraction.
about 348 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The preference would be to avoid politicking completely. But if Urban Meyer needs to stump for his team, the Ohio State coach isn't afraid to do it. Corey Linsley is all for sportsmanship and isn't necessarily a fan of style points.
about 353 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The ability to make all the throws was always evident. Tom Herman had seen the impressive arm strength plenty on the practice field, and for some of the criticism the Ohio State offensive coordinator's prized pupil has taken for his accuracy, Braxton Miller is more than capable of fitting a football into a tight spot.
about 392 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
On occasion Saturday night, Ohio State lined up with quarterback Braxton Miller in the shotgun, flanked by running back Carlos Hyde and receiver Dontre Wilson. If you're a defensive coordinator, that might qualify as a special kind of torture.
about 395 days ago | Brian Bennett | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Contrived or not, there's officially no controversy now. The conversation about whether Kenny Guiton had done enough to take over as Ohio State's starting quarterback had drawn on with Braxton Miller defenseless, unable to make his case while recovering from a sprained knee.
about 396 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The face of the program has spent more time in sweats than pads on game days. Last year's top rusher and automatic touchdown machine in the red zone has played in only one game, and even then he was barely used.
about 398 days ago | Austin Ward | Ohio State Buckeyes