Friday Sep 12
First Braxton Miller, now Noah Spence: Missing stars, Ohio...
What do you say about a team that lost its best offensive player two weeks before the start of the season, and one of its best defensive players two weeks into it? With the news that Ohio State junior defensive end Noah Spence, projected by many analysts as a future first-round NFL Draft pick, is suspended at least for Saturday, and very possibly longer, after another failed drug test, some fans may flash to 2011. That's a season when not just one thing went wrong, but it started to feel like things never stopped going wrong.
Ohio State Buckeyes lead the Big Ten with 29 players on NFL rosters
That tied Ohio State for eighth among college teams, with the Buckeyes first in the Big Ten. Next was Wisconsin with 27. Last year, Ohio State was tied for 10th with 27 players on rosters for the first weekend of the season.
OSU facing problems Miller couldn't fix
The list of things Braxton Miller can do when not forced to keep a sharp blue suit on during warmups while shackled on the sideline, protecting a surgically-repaired shoulder with a sling, is incredibly long. The Ohio State quarterback is a strong-armed passer.
College football notes: OSU wins
AUGUST 30: Quarterback J.T. Barrett #16 of the Ohio State Buckeyes rushes for a first down against the Navy Midshipmen during the first half at M&T Bank Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.
Miller-less Buckeyes open campaign against Midshipmen
The fifth-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes are set to begin life without Braxton Miller as they kick off their national title pursuit against the Navy Midshipmen at M&T Bank Stadium.
Ranking the Big Ten East
Coach Urban Meyer saw his 2013 Buckeyes start 12-0 but lose their final two games.
Denver Broncos: Bradley Roby Is The Real Deal
Jun 10, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Denver Broncos cornerback Bradley Roby warms up during mini camp drills at the Broncos practice facility.
Could Ohio State be a real national title contender in 2015 with a...
In the statement released by Ohio State on Tuesday confirming Braxton Miller was out for the season, the quarterback said something he didn't have to say.
NCAA Football Preview - Ohio State Buckeyes
For Urban Meyer's Ohio State Buckeyes, who finished ranked No. 12, it simply meant there is more work to be done to bring a national title back to Columbus.