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Columbus Dispatch Feb 4, 2016

Super Bowl 50 | Urban Meyer, Cam Newton put troubles in rearview

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};The first time Urban Meyer watched Cam Newton, he knew he was a special talent. Meyer just didn’t necessarily think it would be as a quarterback, let alone one who would lead an NFL team to the Super Bowl and be the league’s presumptive most valuable player.
Columbus Dispatch Feb 4, 2016

Bob Hunter commentary | Rumblings: Ohio State stacks up in SEC West, coach says

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};If the present Ohio State football roster were thrust into the Southeastern Conference West — arguably the toughest division in college football — could it hold its own? “There’s no doubt,” Greg Studrawa said.
Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016
Exclusive: Carolina Panthers' Ted Ginn Jr. talks Cleveland roots, listening to Bone Thugs

Exclusive: Carolina Panthers' Ted Ginn Jr. talks Cleveland roots, listening to Bone Thugs

Prior to Super Bowl 50, Cleveland native and former Ohio State University star will appear on Fuse TV's "The Lineup" to talk about his favorite music.
Akron Beacon Journal Feb 4, 2016
Ohio State’s Urban Meyer not interested in copying recruiting style of Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh

Ohio State’s Urban Meyer not interested in copying recruiting style of Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh

COLUMBUS: In Ann Arbor on Wednesday, Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh held “Signing With the Stars,” with Derek Jeter, Tom Brady, Ric Flair and Jim Leyland on hand to celebrate the Wolverines’ top six-rated recruiting class.Also a fundraiser for the ChadTough Foundation dedicated to former UM coach Lloyd Carr’s late grandson, the event drew 3,500 to Hill Auditorium. It also included a panel of Todd McShay, Lou Holtz and Mike Shanahan, who analyzed the players NFL Draft-style.In Columbus on Wednesday, Urban Meyer strode to the podium at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center just after 3 o’clock...
Dan Labbe / Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016

How close is Michigan to Ohio State following National Signing Day?

Bill Landis answers the question about how much Michigan has closed the gap on Ohio State.
Dan Labbe / Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016
Talking Browns, Super Bowl, Cavaliers and Ohio State recruiting on Sports Insider at noon

Talking Browns, Super Bowl, Cavaliers and Ohio State recruiting on Sports Insider at noon

Watch live as we give you the latest on the Cavs, Buckeyes and Browns.
Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016

Ohio State is onto 2017: Looking at Urban Meyer's top uncommitted junior recruiting targets

7. The Buckeyes already have 10 prospects committed in their 2017 class that currently ranks No. 1 in the 247Sports composite team rankings, but let the focus shift to the future.
Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016

Will Urban Meyer really play 18 Ohio State freshmen in 2016? National Signing Day wrap up

Urban Meyer wants to play 18 true freshmen in 2016. Will that actually happen?
Plain Dealer Feb 4, 2016

Ohio State football 2016 commitments: See every member of the Buckeyes' recruiting class

See every member of Ohio State's 2016 recruiting class.
News-Herald Feb 4, 2016
College football: Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State's Urban Meyer battle it out on national signing day

College football: Michigan's Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State's Urban Meyer battle it out on national signing day

The competition between Urban Meyer and Jim Harbaugh never ends.Meyer signed the class rated best in the Big Ten on Wednesday, just ahead of Michigan's. Harbaugh, however, landed the best player in the country.Meyer's Buckeyes brought in 25 players, including 17 four-star prospects and five-star defensive end Nick Bosa.
Columbus Dispatch Feb 4, 2016

Ohio State football | Meyer wants highly ranked recruiting class on the field quickly

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Ohio State coach Urban Meyer signed what the consensus of recruiting services said was one of the nation’s top-five classes on Wednesday, and Meyer indicated he plans to start reaping the talent quickly.
Akron Beacon Journal Feb 3, 2016

Ohio State football 2016 recruiting class

Ohio State football 2016 recruiting className Pos. Ht. Wt. School HometownRodjay Burns ATH 6-2 170 Trinity HS Louisville, Ky.Binjimen Victor WR 6-4½ 173 Coconut Creek HS Coconut Creek, Fla.Dwayne Haskins Jr. QB 6-3 204 The Bullis School Potomac, Md.Keandre Jones OLB 6-3 202 Our Lady Good Counsel HS Olney, Md.Jahsen Wint S 6-0 185 Erasmus Hall HS Brooklyn, N.Y.Antonio Williams RB 5-11 212 North Stanly HS New London, N.C.Gavin Cupp OG 6-5 285 Leipsic HS LeipsicLuke Farrell TE 6-6 240 Perry HS PerryNick Bosa DE 6-3 265 St. Thomas Aquinas HS Fort Lauderdale, Fla.Wayne Davis ...
Columbus Dispatch Feb 3, 2016

Ohio State football notebook | Corey Smith gets sixth year

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Receiver Corey Smith has been granted an extra year of eligibility by the NCAA, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said on his radio call-in show. A senior, Smith suffered a broken leg last season against Indiana.
Columbus Dispatch Feb 3, 2016

College football | Where Ohio State's recruiting class ranks

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};The top recruiting service rankings of 2016 classes as of Wednesday night.
Columbus Dispatch Feb 3, 2016

College football | Notestine, Tupa excited to be among Ohio University signees

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Pickerington North offensive lineman Adam Notestine was so certain that Ohio University was the correct fit for him academically and athletically that he graduated from high school one semester early in order to enroll.