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Before the victory bell began to toll at Ohio Stadium for the Buckeyes’ final home game of the 2017 season, the game was already over. In a washout before 105,282 drenched souls, ninth-ranked Ohio State (9-2, 7-1 Big Ten) followed up last week’s dominating performance over Michigan State by...

After Ohio State suffered a crushing 55-24 defeat at Iowa on Nov. 4, head coach Urban Meyer decided it was time to take a step back. He stripped the team down and went back to basics in getting their heads on straight. The strategy paid off when they pounded...

Thank God for moms. They are there when you need comfort, consoling and guidance. They are the first ones there to give you a big, fat hug and a wet kiss on the cheek when you’ve done something great. And sometimes, they are the ones to put you in...

At the beginning of the 2017 season, senior offensive linemen Billy Price said one of the reasons he returned to Ohio State was to claim a record for consecutive starts set by former player and coach Luke Fickell. Price captured that record during the Buckeyes’ 48-3 dismantling of the...

Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer met with the media Wednesday evening at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center to discuss what’s been going on with the team this week as they prepare to take on Illinois. The Buckeye Head Coach was candid with subjects like the running back situation,...

Andy Evans and the Intergalactic Buckeye Fan, Mr. Chris Stefanick, recap OSU’s 48-3 stomping of the Spartans including J.K. Dobbins’ historic day and the re-emergence of Mike Weber Jr. Not much went wrong in their win, however, Chris does go on one of his classic rants about how well...

One week after an embarrassing loss at the hands of Iowa, Ohio State looked to exorcise the demons that haunted them. The Buckeyes did just that embarrassing the Michigan State Spartans winning  48-3 in front of ~107,000 this past Saturday at Ohio Stadium. The game was touted as the...

Ohio State running back J.K. Dobbins doesn’t think his team is getting a fair shake. After he and his 13th-ranked Buckeyes decimated the 12th-ranked Michigan State Spartans on Saturday, 48-3, he felt the College Football Playoff committee has been giving OSU the cold shoulder. When asked if he felt...

What a difference a week makes. After getting worked over by Iowa last weekend, No. 13 Ohio State came out and made a statement against No. 12 Michigan State in front of 107,011 rowdy Ohio Stadium fans and put on a show, winning soundly, 48-3. The Buckeyes (8-2, 6-1...

Ohio State must rebound quickly this week as Michigan State comes to town for a Big Ten East showdown. Following the Buckeye loss in Iowa City, the match up with the Green & White suddenly becomes very important in determining who will represent the Big Ten East in the...

The last couple of weeks, Buckeye Nation has been scratching their heads on why running back J.K. Dobbins has been treated like a red-headed stepchild. Since toting the ball 29 times for a first-game freshman debut rushing record 181 yards in the season opener against Indiana, he has since...

If you didn’t watch the game against Iowa, chances are you were shocked to read the scoreline the following day. “Losses are always tough to handle,” said senior quarterback J.T. Barrett. Ohio State were upset by a hungry Iowa Hawkeye team last Saturday in Iowa City. Not all is lost...

After getting whooped by Iowa last weekend, 55-24, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer said it is time to move forward. “We’re moving forward and we didn’t play very good on defense so we got to move forward and put our laser lights on what’s important and when that’s...

Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers once famously said during a postgame press conference in 2014 that Packers fans needed to relax after the team started out 1-2. He even went so far as to spell it out for them on a radio show. “Five letters here just for everybody...

Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett met with the media on Tuesday evening at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center following Ohio State’s shocking 55-24 loss in Iowa City, IA. The Buckeyes have a chance at redemption as the Scarlet & Gray prepare for Michigan State this week with a potential...

It’s an angry Leafcast as our own Andy Evans and his podcasting partner the Intergalactic Buckeye Fan, Mr. Chris Stefanick, recap Ohio State’s shocking blowout 55-24 loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes. Chris breaks down the defense’s breakdown and what exactly went wrong with J.T.’s mind-boggling career-high four interceptions as...

What a difference a week makes– Ohio State experienced a state of euphoria with an impressive come from behind victory against Penn State only to be followed by utter despair as Ohio State were upset by the Hawkeyes Saturday in Iowa City. Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer walked...

Ugly. Embarrassing. Eyeball burning. Vomit inducing. No, that’s not a jab at your prom date, that’s the description of No. 6 Ohio State’s 55-24 loss to the Iowa Hawkeyes on Saturday. Despite being a 16-point underdog, Iowa (6-3, 3-3 Big Ten) exploited the Buckeyes’ defense with their tight ends...

The No.6 Ohio State Buckeyes are preparing to make the journey to Iowa to face Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa Hawkeyes Saturday afternoon in Iowa City, IA. Saturday’s game will mark the first trip the Buckeyes have made to Kinnick Stadium since 2010. Ohio State look to capitalize on...

After Ohio State pulled off one of their greatest comebacks of all time by beating Penn State this past weekend, 39-38, and overcame a deficit that was the largest in the Urban Meyer era since trailing Alabama in the 2015 college football playoff semifinal, 21-6, one question has been...

It’s another hyped up Buckeye Leafcast with Columbus Wired’s Andy Evans and his podcasting partner in crime, the Intergalactic Buckeye Fan, Chris Stefanick! The duo recap Ohio State’s insane, come-from-behind win over the Nittany Lions as Andy chows down on a heaping plate of crow regarding J.T. Barrett’s inability...

In only what could be described as insane, sixth-ranked Ohio State used a furious fourth quarter comeback to beat undefeated, second-ranked Penn State, 39-38, after being down 21-3 early in the second quarter. In front of a blacked out, frenzied 109,302 fans in Ohio Stadium on Saturday, it was...

The much anticipated clash between Penn State and Ohio State. The Buckeyes began looking forward to this game following a 31-16 loss at the hands of the Oklahoma Sooners in early September. The Scarlet & Gray return to action after their convincing 56-14 victory over the Cornhuskers two weeks...

If at least one thing was learned from Penn State’s stomping of Michigan on Saturday night it’s that they set up an epic game with Ohio State this upcoming Saturday in Ohio Stadium. The Nittany Lions shellacked the Wolverines, 42-13, in front of a record, white-out Beaver Stadium crowd...

It’s Columbus Wired’s Andy Evans and his podcasting right-hand man, Chris Stefanick previewing Ohio State’s huge top-10 matchup versus the No. 2 Penn State Nittany Lions! The duo also discuss the two teams’ remaining schedule and whether or not it would benefit the Buckeyes if PSU beats TTUN in...

Ohio State demolished the Nebraska Cornhuskers Saturday night, winning by the score of 56-14.  One of the leaders for Ohio State was senior quarterback J.T. Barrett. As a result of his incredible performance, Barrett has been voted Big Ten offensive player of the week. This marks the eighth time...

When ninth-ranked Ohio State (5-1, 3-0) travels to Lincoln, Neb. to take on Nebraska (3-3, 2-1) on Saturday night, it will be only the sixth time ever that the two teams have squared up. The Buckeyes won the first two games ever played between the two schools, 28-0 and...

Buckeye Head Coach Urban Meyer admitted to the media that he was “irate” after the targeting call against cornerback Denzel Ward Saturday night against Maryland. Big Ten officials admitted the targeting call was an error. The Buckeyes earned a justified targeting call later in the second half. Cornerback Damon...

You didn’t think we would get through a season of Ohio State football without an alternate uniform did you? When the Ohio State welcomes Penn State on October 28th, the Buckeyes will suit up in an alternate uniform. Ohio State will abandon the traditional Scarlet uniform for a gray...

It’s another crazy, rambling, rant-filled Buckeye Leafcast with Columbus Wired’s own Andy Evans and his podcasting partner in crime, the Intergalactic Buckeye Fan, Mr. Chris Stefanick! The two recap Ohio State’s crushing victory over Maryland and whether or not they can do the same thing on the road vs....

A botched hold on an extra point. A blocked kick on a field goal try. A shanked 22-yard punt. A missed 46-yard field goal. Two players getting ejected for suspect targeting calls. And a 100-yard kickoff returned for a touchdown. After looking at the scoreboard when the clock reached...

Buckeye fans will come from far and wide to descend on Ohio Stadium Saturday afternoon. The Buckeyes look to take care of business and earn a victory on homecoming against the Maryland Terrapins. Ohio State return home following a 56-0 victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, a game in...

Following the Buckeyes’ 56-0 drubbing of Rutgers, Urban Meyer and his coaching staff turn their attention to the Maryland Terrapins and Head Coach D.J. Durkin. Maryland shot out of the blocks in the first week of the season when the Terps shocked Tom Herman and his Texas Longhorns, defeating...

It’s another Buckeye Leafcast from Columbus Wired’s Andy Evans and his usual partner in crime, the Intergalactic Buckeye Fan, Chris Stefanick! The two intermittently weave ramblings on OSU’s current recruiting class and Urban Meyer’s penchant for recruiting out of the state, how good it is for the Buckeyes to get...

Since the Oklahoma game, it seems like J.T. Barrett has been breaking some kind of record. Or at least being a major catalyst in helping the team break some kind of record. Coming into 2017, the fifth-year senior was already littered all over Ohio State’s record books at or...

Ohio State only scored 10 points against UNLV on Saturday afternoon. But that was in the second half. With their second and third-stringers already in the game. If you did not see the game yesterday and this is the first time you are seeing anything on the outcome, relax,...

It’s the latest Buckeye Leafcast with Columbus Wired’s Andy Evans and his Buckeye cohort, Chris Stefanick! The duo recap OSU’s solid win over Army and J.T. Barrett’s record-setting day and whether this means he should stay as the guy under center for the Buckeyes. They also break down true...

J.T. Barrett has faced a lot of flack so far this year. He is too hesitant. He does not look comfortable standing in the pocket. He overthrows too many passes. He underthrows too many passes. Dwayne Haskins is the answer, he has a much better arm. Time to put...

After No. 2 Ohio State’s sound 31-16 defeat at the hands of No. 5 Oklahoma on Saturday night in Ohio Stadium, questions began to loom about quarterback J.T. Barrett and whether or not he is still the right man for the job. Head coach Urban Meyer said he has...

Both figuratively and literally. The No. 5 Oklahoma Sooners (2-0) came into Ohio Stadium on Saturday night and gave No. 2 Ohio State (1-1) a dose of their own medicine from a year ago. And the home team jinx continued in the four-game rivalry. Too bad for the Buckeyes...

When 2nd-ranked Ohio State welcomes in 5th-ranked Oklahoma to Ohio Stadium tonight, it will be only the fourth time that the two schools have squared up. But it will be the first time that the Buckeyes have been ranked as high as they are now, the highest being last...

  Coming into his fourth year at Ohio State, Parris Campbell was being counted on this season as the Buckeyes go-to wide receiver. Despite not being the leading returner in catches, yards or touchdowns from last year, the redshirt junior is the longest tenured of any receiver to make...

The Ohio State athletics department announced on Monday that they are continuing their bag/purse policy as they did since last season and also announced that over 2,000 parking spots will be eliminated on game days due to construction. The policy remains the same as it did last year: a...

It’s the Buckeye Leafcast with Columbus Wired’s Andy Evans and his podcasting partner, Chris Stefanick! The two recap Ohio State’s big season opening win over Indiana, true freshman running back J.K. Dobbins’ performance and whether or not J.T. Barrett deserved some of the criticism after putting up over 360...