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Postgame Reactions From Ryan Day and Buckeyes Following National Title Loss to Alabama

Ohio State head coach Ryan Day spoke with reporters following the Buckeyes’ 52-24 loss to Alabama in the national title game. He answered questions about the difficulties of this game and this season. Also speaking with the media were quarterback Justin Fields, cornerback Shaun Wade, and right tackle Nicholas Petit-Frere. Highlights from much of what …
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Ohio State’s Hardship Season Ends In 52-24 National Championship Loss to Alabama

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Early on in Alabama’s 52-24 win over Ohio State in Monday night’s national title game felt like the Buckeyes were simply hanging from the edge of the Crimson Tide’s inevitability while Nick Saban’s squad peeled back one blood-drained OSU finger at a time as Ohio State’s grip loosened and Alabama’s gravity …
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Tommy Togiai, Tyreke Smith Among 13 Buckeyes Out For National Title Game

Half of Ohio State’s starting defensive line will miss the national championship game against Alabama Monday night. Nose tackle Tommy Togiai and defensive end Tyreke Smith are listed as unavailable in Ohio State’s availability report just released. Togiai had a season-high four solo tackles in the semifinal win over Clemson while also breaking up a …