Buckeye Newsstand, September 25

Take a look at the best stories that weren't done by us. Come along as we take a trip around the 'net for all the Ohio State news that you can handle.

Saturday, September 25
Ohio State's running game is the subject of a Columbus Dispatch story. The Dispatch also has a Rob Oller column on quarterback Terrelle Pryor and the rushing attack, a story on the woman who taped last week's mascot fight, a story on the stress of being a college football coach and a story on the ties that bind Ohio State athletic director Gene Smith and Eastern Michigan.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on what it will take for the Buckeyes to earn a winning grade against the Eagles. Doug Lesmerises of the Plain Dealer has a list of what to watch for and a look Inside the Vest.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on the Buckeyes firing on all cylinders as EMU invades Ohio Stadium.

The Lima News has an Ohio State football notebook.

Finally, Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has a blog entry on whether it's worth $70 to watch the Buckeyes blast an overmatched foe.


Friday, September 24
The Columbus Dispatch has its Gameday+ page, a story on cornerback Devon Torrence, and OSU notebook and a story on Eastern Michigan punter Jay Karutz.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a feature story on former Ohio State linebacker Marcus Freeman and an OSU Insider notebook.

The Toledo Blade has a story on the $5 million gift given to the Ohio State football program by a Toledo area family.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on OSU senior defender Tyler Moeller.

The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) has an OSU notebook.

Finally, Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has his weekly Rumblings column.


Thursday, September 23
Junior offensive lineman Mike Adams is the subject of feature stories by the Columbus Dispatch, Lima News and The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository). The Dispatch also has an Ohio State football notebook, a national college football notebook and a story on the Big Ten putting an end to cinema showings of member schools' games.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on OSU's balanced offense and an OSU Insider notebook.

Matt Markey of the Toledo Blade has his End Zone commentary on this weekend's game against Eastern Michigan.

The Associated Press (via the Plain Dealer) has a story on how college football playoff proponents accuse bowl games of violating tax- exempt status.

Finally, the Dispatch has a story on Eastern Michigan safety Ryan Downard.


Wednesday, September 22
The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story on senior Tyler Moeller. The Dispatch also has an OSU football notebook, podcast with beat writers Tim May and Ken Gordon, a national college football notebook and a "Jack Looks Back" story with OSU historian Jack Park.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Ohio State's next opponent, Eastern Michigan, and its prepensity to blitz on defense.

The Toledo Blade has a story on the Buckeyes trying to keep focus preparing for the struggling Eagles.

The Plain Dealer also has an OSU Insider notebook.

The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) also has an Ohio State football notebook.

The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on the demanding schedules of college football coaches.

Finally, the Dispatch has a story on Eastern Michigan quarterback Devontae Payne.


Tuesday, September 21
Ohio State's confident offense is the subject of a Columbus Dispatch story. The Dispatch also has a feature story on formert OSU four-star athelte Fred Norton, a story on Saturday's mascot attack and a story on the rebuilding job going on for Ohio State's next opponent, Eastern Michigan.

OSU beat writer Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer answers some questions sent to him on Twitter.

The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) has a story on the Buckeyes facing another big underdog this weekend.

Senior defenisve end Cameron Heyward is the subject of a Toledo Blade story.

The Associated Press (via the Plain Dealer) has a short note on the OSU at Illinois game being set for a Noon kickoff.

Finally, The Associated Press (via the Plain Dealer) has a story on Ohio University apologizing for the actions of its mascot during last weekend's game.


Monday, September 20
The Columbus Dispatch has an OSU football Insider notebook and a national college football notebook.

The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a college football notebook, its weekly Buckeye Leaves notebook and its Wolverine Watch.

The Ohio State men's basketball team added another 2011 commit on Sunday when Chicago wing Sam Thompson gave Thad Matta his verbal. Bob Baptist of the Dispatch has the details.

The Cincinnati Enquirer and Dayton Daily News have stories on former OSU kicker Mike Nugent, who led the Bengals to victory on Sunday.

The Mansfield News Journal has a story on Ohio State's stellar defense.

Jake Stoneburner's success in the passing game is the subject of a Lima News story.

Senior defensive end Cameron Heyward is the subject of a Lorain Morning Journal story.

Finally, The Associated Press (via the Lorain Morning Journal) has a story on winless Eastern Michigan, OSU's next opponent..


Sunday, September 19
The Ohio State football team had little trouble in a rout of in-state foe Ohio University. The Columbus Dispatch and Cleveland Plain Dealer have plenty of postgame coverage.

The Lorain Morning Journal, Toledo Blade and The Associated Press (via the Mansfield News Journal) have game recaps.

The Mansfield News Journal has a story on how the rout could be a look into the future, a story on OSU's growth, a story on the Buckeye backups getting playing time and a postgame report card.

The Toledo Blade has an OSU football notebook.


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