10:22 PM EDT, Wed August 20, 2014
Akron Beacon Journal 4 hours ago

Ohio State football:

COLUMBUS: When star quarterback Braxton Miller cried out in pain and crumpled to the ground during No. 5 Ohio State’s practice on Monday, coach Urban Meyer wasn’t certain what had happened.“Oh, it was devastating. It was a bad deal,” Meyer said glumly on Wednesday. “First of all, I didn’t see exactly what happened and I thought someone hit him. I went berserk, saying, ‘What happened?’ [The coaches] looked at me and I said, ‘No one hit him?’ ”No, no one tackled or was even rushing the two-time Big Ten player of the year and Heisman Trophy candidate. Still coming back...

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Plain Dealer 14 hours ago
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Plain Dealer 14 hours ago

Ohio State officially confirms QB Braxton Miller will miss the '14 season, he wants to return next year

Miller will miss the entire season after reinjuring his throwing shoulder at practice on Monday.
Columbus Dispatch 17 hours ago

Ohio State football: Bigger stage awaits J.T. Barrett

The pass still was in the air when Jim Garfield saw J.T. Barrett sprinting toward him, yelling words he hasn’t forgotten four years later. Garfield was coach of Rider High School in Wichita Falls, Texas. Barrett was his sophomore quarterback playing in the pressure cooker of the state playoffs in a tight game against El Paso Andress.
Akron Beacon Journal 22 hours ago
Ohio State football: Torn labrum will force QB Braxton Miller to miss 2014 season

Ohio State football: Torn labrum will force QB Braxton Miller to miss 2014 season

COLUMBUS: Ohio State star quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the 2014 season, dealing a severe blow to the fifth-ranked Buckeyes’ national title hopes.Ohio State confirmed late Tuesday afternoon that Miller reinjured his throwing shoulder and will need surgery. The two-time Big Ten player of the year left practice in pain Monday after making a short throw.“My goal is to come back from this injury stronger and better than ever,” Miller said in a statement.It’s a huge blow to a team considered to be one of the best in the Big Ten and the country, one that already has several major...
Plain Dealer 23 hours ago
Will Ohio State make the College Football Playoff without Braxton Miller? (Poll)

Will Ohio State make the College Football Playoff without Braxton Miller? (Poll)

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Ohio State's release on Braxton Miller missing the 2014 season

Here is the full release from Ohio State on injured senior quarterback Braxton Miller. COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State senior quarterback Braxton Miller re-injured his right shoulder attempting a short pass in practice Monday and will miss the 2014 football season. Miller, who was not hit on the play, was in the process of returning from off-season surgery in February for an injury sustained in the 2014 Discover Orange Bowl. This latest injury will require surgery. My thoughts and prayers are with Braxton and his family, Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer said. This is an unfortunate injury to...
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2014

The complete Ohio State release regarding Buckeyes QB Braxton Miller's injury that will keep him out for '14

The complete release sent out by Ohio State regarding quarterback Braxton Miller's shoulder injury, one that will keep him out of the entire 2014 season.
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2014
No contact yet for Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott, but the Buckeyes sophomore has been cleared

No contact yet for Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott, but the Buckeyes sophomore has been cleared

Ohio State RB Ezekiel Elliott has been cleared for contact, but he's being held out of contact until at least Monday when the Buckeyes open game week for their season opener against Navy.
Columbus Dispatch Aug 19, 2014

Ohio State football: Ezekiel Elliott cleared to play

The news isn’t all bad for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Running back Ezekiel Elliott has been medically cleared after having surgery on his left wrist nine days ago.
Plain Dealer Aug 19, 2014

Weighing Ohio State QB Braxton Miller's options: Should he stay? Should he go?

Inside are five reasons Braxton Miller should stay at Ohio State and try to start for the Buckeyes in 2015 and five reasons he should focus on the next stage of his life.

After Braxton Miller injury, Ohio State's odds for national title drop from 12/1 to 50/1

Las Vegas has spoken, and Ohio State's national title hopes are now a long shot. Following the news of quarterback Braxton Miller's injury on Monday, oddsmakers at Bovada dropped Ohio State from 12/1 odds to 18/1. After ESPN reported that Miller will miss the season, the odds fell to 50/1. As a comparison, defending champion Florida State is at 5/1. Michigan State and Wisconsin have the best odds among Big Ten teams at 35/1.
News-Herald Aug 19, 2014

ESPN: Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller to miss season with shoulder injury

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller is out for the season with a shoulder injury, ESPN reported on Aug. 19.According to ESPN, Miller had an MRI on his right shoulder the morning of Aug. 19, revealing the season-ending injury.Miller, a senior, was a favorite for the Hesiman Trophy, as were the Buckeyes for the Big Ten championship and the first College Football Playoff.
Akron Beacon Journal Aug 19, 2014

Ohio State likely to replace Braxton Miller with freshman J.T. Barrett

With quarterback Braxton Miller out for the season, Ohio State will likely turn to redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett to be its starter. The team recently named Barrett the second-string quarterback, overtaking redshirt sophomore Cardale Jones. The offense moves better when (Barrett is) in there, offensive coordinator Tom Herman told reporters on Saturday. And you can throw all the completion percentages and everything else in there, too. He's completing more balls and making more of the right reads in the passing game and more of the right reads in the running game. But at the end of the...
Columbus Dispatch Aug 19, 2014

Ohio State football: Braxton Miller out for season, ESPN reports

Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller will miss the entire football season after reinjuring his throwing shoulder yesterday, ESPN has reported. Ohio State has not confirmed the report.

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