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Plain Dealer Sep 3, 2015

Jim Harbaugh debuts as Michigan plays Utah tonight, and Ohio State players will be watching: Buckeye Breakfast

"I'm more curious to see them with the new coach," OSU's Adolphus Washington said. "Everywhere he goes, he win. He turns the program around."

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Plain Dealer 23 hours ago

Urban Meyer concerned Ohio State's national recruiting presence leaving Ohio 'ripe for the picking': Ohio State football recruiting

By recruiting so well nationally, Ohio State is indirectly making programs like Michigan State better. That's the sacrifice the Buckeyes make as they continue their quest to be as deep and talented as teams like Alabama.
Plain Dealer Sep 4, 2015
Michigan loses first game of the Jim Harbaugh era, a few thoughts on the Wolverines: Buckeye Breakfast

Michigan loses first game of the Jim Harbaugh era, a few thoughts on the Wolverines: Buckeye Breakfast

Jim Harbaugh lost his first game as Michigan's head coach on Thursday night in Utah.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 4, 2015

Big Ten football | Spartans to play with chip on their shoulder

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Connor Cook’s amiable nature was on display in late July when the Michigan State quarterback held court with reporters at the Big Ten media days. One moment, however, caused Cook’s face to harden and his demeanor to chill.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 4, 2015

Bob Hunter commentary | Rumblings: Ohio State, Virginia Tech chase some of the same prospects

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_PREM-SPORTS","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_PREM-SPORTS"};Ohio State will open at Virginia Tech on Monday, and Virginia has become a battleground state between the two in recruiting.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 4, 2015

Virginia Tech football: Frank Beamer embraces his status as dean of active coaches

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};The numbers prove no one in college football is more old-school than Virginia Tech coach Frank Beamer, and they have nothing to do with the thickness of Beamer’s Harry Caray-esque eyeglasses or the angle of the part atop his dazzling head of silver hair. Beamer, in his 29th season with the Hokies, embraces his status as the longest-tenured coach and the active victories leader in major college football. But simple economics show he likely is the last of his breed.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 3, 2015

Ohio State football notebook: Only QBs will know who’s starting

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Urban Meyer will tell J.T. Barrett and Cardale Jones who is starting on Saturday. But he doesn't want either quarterback to tell anyone.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 3, 2015

Ohio State football: Defense has score to settle after last year’s Virginia Tech setback

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};The Ohio State defense got pushed around last year against Virginia Tech, especially on third down. The Buckeyes can't wait to get some redemption.
Plain Dealer Sep 3, 2015

Michigan vs. Utah: Score updates and chat as Wolverines begin the Jim Harbaugh era

Michigan's football program opens the Jim Harbaugh era tonight at 8:30 against Utah. The game will be shown on Fox Sports 1. Join the live chat and see updates from the game in Salt Lake City.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 3, 2015

Ohio State Game 12 | Michigan

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Returning stars: Make no mistake, the star of this show will be Harbaugh, the one-time Michigan quarterback who has been coaching gold at every stop — notably Stanford in college and San Francisco in the NFL — since his playing days ended. The Wolverines roster he inherits, however, is thin in terms of top-flight talent.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 3, 2015

The Dispatch's 2015 college football preview section

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Coming off its sixth national title, Ohio State is primed to kick off a new season. Although many key players return, the Buckeyes know that plenty of obstacles await. The Dispatch's annual special section breaks down the Buckeyes, Big Ten, MAC and other teams from central Ohio.
Columbus Dispatch Sep 3, 2015

Big Ten preview | A play-making QB divides best from rest

adcelannotate = {"mobilepaywallcategory" : "MOBILE_FREE","nativepaywallcategory" : "NATIVE_FREE"};Ohio State’s riches at the quarterback position explain why the Big Ten has a reigning national champion in college football for the first time in 12 years. This is an era of spread offenses gone wild.
Plain Dealer Sep 3, 2015

Ohio State football: Check out the Buckeyes' official hype video for Virginia Tech

The Buckeyes put together a little something for Monday's opener in Blacksburg.
Plain Dealer Sep 3, 2015
College football picks: Are you smarter than a sportswriter? Our weekly predictions showdown with readers

College football picks: Are you smarter than a sportswriter? Our weekly predictions showdown with readers

Michigan at Utah kicks off the week Thursday night. Two of us picked the Wolverines while four of us went with Utah. Ari, Bill and Doug are making picks for the weeks along with three readers.
Akron Beacon Journal Sep 3, 2015
Ohio State football: J.T. Barrett, Cardale Jones will learn quarterback decision Saturday, but coach Urban Meyer spurning team announcement

Ohio State football: J.T. Barrett, Cardale Jones will learn quarterback decision Saturday, but coach Urban Meyer spurning team announcement

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer will tell quarterbacks J.T. Barrett and Cardale Jones on Saturday who will start the season opener for the defending national champions Monday night at Virginia Tech.But Meyer said Thursday on his weekly radio call-in show on 97.1 The Fan that he will not announce his decision to the team. Presumably the Buckeyes will find out with the rest of the college football world, when OSU takes its first offensive snap in Blacksburg, Va.“We met yesterday with the quarterbacks. I told them who was ahead,” Meyer said on The Fan. “It’s so close that both [should] be...

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