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Mark Rea, BSB

On This Date – Sept 14

By Football

Welcome to Sept. 14, the 257th day of the year.

It is a day on which the Battle of Baltimore was waged in 1814, leading to the writing of a poem called “The Defence of Fort McHenry” by Francis Scott Key. The poem was later set to music and used Read More

Buckeyes Undefeated On Sept. 11

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There are not many calendar dates on which Ohio State is undefeated, but Sept. 11 is one of them. The Buckeyes are a perfect 7-0 on that date, including the 1976 season opener against Michigan State, which was under the management of first-year head coach Darryl Rogers.

Rogers was a Read More

On This Date — Sept. 7

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Welcome to Sept. 7, the 250th day of the year.

It is a day on which Atlanta was evacuated during the Civil War in 1864, the first Miss America pageant began in Atlantic City, N.J., in 1921, the first fully electronic television was perfected in 1927, the Pro Football Hall Read More

What To Watch: Week 1

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For the first time since the Associated Press preseason poll began in 1950, there are five games between top-25 teams in the season’s full opening week, including a matchup of two top-five teams.

Here’s what to watch on the first full weekend of the 2021 college football season.

No. 19  Read More