Ryan Day Provides Updates On Buckeyes, Previews Open Week

COLUMBUS – Ohio State head coach Ryan Day met with reporters on Tuesday. Even though the Buckeyes are off this week, there was still plenty to talk about. Day answered questions about his football team and discussed what they would be doing this week with no game to prepare for. The highlights of everything that …

Grumpy Old Buckeye: Ohio State vs. Tulsa

Ohio State Head Coach Ryan Day said changes were coming. He said that there was a plan. Little of that outline on how to fix the OSU defense was on display Saturday other than Kerry Coombs being in the press box and Matt Barnes calling plays. Sure, there was a little Cover 2 and some …

Ohio State Passing Game Presents ‘Huge Challenge’ To Duck Defense

In last week’s 31-24 win over Fresno State, the Oregon defense allowed 298 yards passing and almost a 70% completion percentage. This week, that same defense will come to Columbus to face an Ohio State offense that has been one of the more consistent and efficient passing programs in the nation over the last few …

Grumpy Old Buckeye: Ohio State at Minnesota

The Ohio State Buckeyes kicked off their 2021 season at Minnesota, which brought the Grumpy Old Buckeye out of hibernation. If you’re new to the Grumpy Old Buckeye column, this is the space where I discuss the things that happened during an Ohio State game that made me yell things at my television (and not …

Five Predictions: Ohio State at Minnesota

The college football season is here — and more importantly, so are the Buckeyes. Ohio State kicks off Thursday night for a very anticipated road matchup with one of the top teams in the Big Ten West. There are questions upon questions for the Buckeyes, so I hope to answer a few of them with …

‘It’s Gonna Be Fun Watching Him’ – Buckeye Receivers Excited About Jaxon Smith-Njigba

The college football world caught a glimpse last year of what Jaxon Smith-Njigba was capable of doing, and it only took one game. Buckeye quarterback Justin Fields found the freshman receiver running in the back of the end zone in last year’s opener at Nebraska. The pass was completed but it looked to be well …

Chris Olave Quite Possibly Nation’s Best Receiver

Every day until fall camp begins for Ohio State, we will profile a different Buckeye football player. Today that player is senior receiver Chris Olave. Yesterday it was quarterback Jack Miller. You can find all of the daily Scoop Profiles right here. Chris Olave No. 2 | Wide Receiver | 6-1 189 | Senior | Mission Hills …

Spring Gleaning: Is a Receiver Rotation Coming Back Around for Ohio State?

Now that spring football is over, it’s time to look back at exactly what we just saw. We’ll continue going over each position group for the next week or so with what was learned and what still needs to happen. Up next will be the Ohio State wide receivers. [Previous: Quarterbacks | Running Backs | Tight Ends | Defensive Ends | Cornerbacks | Safeties] …

Brian Hartline, Parker Fleming, Buckeye Receivers Talk Spring Ball, Taking Next Step

Ohio State special teams coordinator Parker Fleming and wide receivers coach Brian Hartline met with reporters on Thursday to discuss how spring camp has gone for their respective position groups. Also joining the media session were receivers Garrett Wilson, Chris Olave, Jaxon Smith-Njigba, and Jameson Williams. Here are the highlights of everything that was said. …

Spring Breakdown: Buckeyes Deep and Talented at Receiver

Snapshot Only five wide receivers caught passes for the Buckeyes last year as Ohio State employed a receiving corps with just one upperclassmen. It was a young group that had to rely heavily on Chris Olave and Garrett Wilson. Those numbers may shift a bit this year as all five of those pass catchers return, …

Chris Olave Poised to Lead Talented Group of WRs in 2021

Chris Olave surprised quite a few people when he decided to return to Ohio State for his senior season. The receiver was seen as a possible first-round pick in the 2021 NFL Draft. With over 1,500 yards receiving and 19 touchdowns scored the past two seasons, nobody would have been caught off guard had he …

Silver Bullets Podcast – Declarations, Early Enrollees, and Coaching Stuff

The bad news is that it’s the college football off-season. The good news is that there is still college football news for us to cover. The best news is that instead of going dark during the off-season as in years past, the Silver Bullets Podcast will continue to drop new episodes. We plan to be …

Recapping a Busy Weekend of NFL Declarations for the Buckeyes

When Ohio State receiver Chris Olave announced on Monday that he would be returning for his senior season, it caught a lot of people completely off guard. There weren’t many who were giving the possibility much thought. On a day of NFL announcements for the Buckeyes, Olave was the only shocker. Some were surely a …

Chris Olave Putting NFL On Hold, Returning to Ohio State

In a surprising move, Ohio State junior wide receiver Chris Olave has announced that he will be returning for his senior season rather than foregoing the rest of his collegiate eligibility by entering the 2021 NFL Draft. Olave currently has 110 receptions for 1,766 yards and 22 touchdowns in his OSU career. A First-Team All-Big …

Ryan Day, Kevin Wilson, Buckeye Offense Discuss National Title Matchup With Alabama

Ohio State head coach Ryan Day took part in his mandated Thursday press conference with the media covering the 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship Game. Being that it was the Ohio State offense’s turn to speak on the afternoon, Day was also joined by offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson, quarterback Justin Fields, running back Trey …

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