Ten years ago, Buckeye Sports Bulletin was looking back at the May 30, 2011, ouster of Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel. In this edition of reprint Thursday we turn to the June 2012 issue of BSB to give a perspective on Tressel’s firing, one year after it occurred.
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It proved to be the calm before the storm 11 years ago when it came to Ohio State football. The Buckeyes had just wrapped up spring football. True, the program was facing five-game suspensions for coach Jim Tressel, star quarterback Terrelle Pryor and several other key players due to what Read More
It recently came up on the BuckeyeSports.com Forum that Earle Bruce turned down what was then considered a lucrative offer to become head coach at Arizona in January of 1987. Bruce was riding high after his Buckeyes had scored an impressive victory over Texas A&M in the Cotton Bowl just Read More
When Ohio State kicker Noah Ruggles elected to take spring practice off, it brought to mind the spring of 1990, when Ohio State starting quarterback Grey Frey took spring practice off to play baseball for the diamond Buckeyes.
When he was recruited by Earle Bruce, Frey was promised the opportunity Read More
In this edition of Reprint Thursday, we close out our coverage of Urban Meyer’s first spring at Ohio State 10 years ago. With stories from the May 2012 issue of BSB, we recap the progress of both the offense and defense under Meyer and his new staff.
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In this special Friday edition of Reprint Thursday we continue our look back at Urban Meyer’s first season at Ohio State. Ten years ago, Meyer had just wrapped up his initial spring practice as Buckeye coach with his first spring game in Columbus.
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Following his tragic death, in this edition of Reprint Thursday we look back at the Ohio State career of Dwayne Haskins. From his recruitment, to coming off the bench to beat Michigan as a freshman, to winning the heated battle with Joe Burrow to replace J.T. Barrett as starting quarterback, Read More
Buckeye Sports Bulletin continues its look back at 2012, Urban Meyer’s first year at Ohio State, with ongoing coverage of his first spring in Columbus. In this edition of Reprint Thursday we offer stories from the April 12, 2012, issue of BSB. Holdover players from the previous regime were working Read More
With the Final Four coming up this weekend, in this edition of Reprint Thursday we look back 10 years to the 2012 Final Four. Ohio State, under Thad Matta, traveled to New Orleans where they were eliminated in the national semifinals by Kansas, 64-62. Included are stories from the April Read More