Tressel: Thursday Night Update

Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel met with reporters following Thursday's practice. Tressel discussed the mix-up in the Coaches Poll, the mood of his team, the status of wide receiver Roy Hall and defensive end Rob Rose, OSU's offensive playbook, Texas' defense, playing freshmen quarterbacks and more.

Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel met with reporters following Thursday's practice as the No. 1 Buckeyes prepare for the game at No. 2 Texas on Saturday (8 p.m. EST, ABC).

First up, Tressel was asked to clarify the controversy surrounding his vote in the Coaches Poll this week. Tressel said at his weekly press conference that he voted the Longhorns No. 1, but USA Today later announced that Tressel in fact voted the Buckeyes No. 1.

"I thought it was clarified," Tressel said. "I thought Stan (Jefferson) made a statement. I was in the original meeting for our preseason poll and we said Texas number one and I happened to miss the next meeting and unbeknownst to me they weren't. End of story."

Tressel explained the mood of his team as they head into what could be the biggest regular season game in college football this season.

"I think they're excited," he said. "They know it's a wonderful opportunity. They had a good camp and I'm sure they're anxious, nervous and want to see how they measure up. They can't wait to get there."

The Buckeyes are in good shape health-wise overall, but senior wide receiver Roy Hall probably won't play.

Early in the press conference on Thursday, Tressel said: "No, Roy won't play."

But later, when asked a similar question, he responded: "Roy Hall probably won't play, but he is traveling. I'm hoping for a little burst of adrenaline that might (allow him to play). And he's a senior."

One player who did not see action against Northern Illinois that is slated to play this week is freshman defensive end Robert Rose.

"Oh, absolutely. Robert is going to play," Tressel said.

In fact, Tressel expects several players will see action, especially early in the game.

"Our goal is to have 57 guys in the game by the end of the first quarter," he said. "Because with so many guys that need opportunities and deserve opportunities and we talked to them about a rotation with eight D-linemen and three tailbacks and on through. All the special teams guys that do certain things. So, when you only take 70, you better use most of them."

Tressel was asked to compare this week of practice to preparing for Michigan in November.

"It's so much different because it's so early," he said. "We're still trying to feel our way and figure out how to get lined up and all of those things. So, it's a little bit different. Usually by the end of the year when you're playing your 11th or 12th game, practices are so much shorter, you've been through so many things. A little less teaching goes on fundamentally. So, it's different.

"Now, the hype and anxiety I'm sure are similar. But the actual the way practices go are totally different at the end."

Ohio State's defense struggled at times against NIU, but Tressel thinks the unit improved in practice this week.

"I think they did," he said. "Because I think they're willing to learn and watch that film and say, ‘You know what, we've got some things that we need to do better.' We have good teachers on our staff and we have good leaders and they really do a great job of helping our guys understand where we need to do to get better. So, it was a good week. We'll find out if it was good enough."

One advantage for OSU could be the fact that Texas quarterback Colt McCoy is a redshirt freshman playing in his first big game. Tressel has a history of working with young quarterbacks and he thinks McCoy will be ready.

"Yeah, I've had true freshmen quarterbacks play," Tressel said. "Colt is a redshirt freshman, but I've had true freshmen. So, that's real scary. But redshirt freshmen, you've been around the game, sat through all the game-plan meetings and now he just needs snaps. Just like some of our redshirt freshmen players at other positions, you know a little more than a true freshman."

The Longhorns might use more of a vanilla offense this year as opposed to last year until McCoy gets comfortable running the show. But Tressel is not exactly sure that will be the case. He expects to see a similar look as last year.

"They've never been a real complex team," he said. "They are very well balanced run-pass, very fundamental. The better you are the more fundamental you are. Sometimes the more boring you are. But they are very fundamental and no, I don't see them changing. They are who they are. I'm sure we'll see some new wrinkles. Let's face it, whenever you have someone new at any position you might say, ‘This guy does this better than the guys we've had, or maybe not as well as we had.' So, you might change a little, but I don't look for a great change."

As for Ohio State's offense, it can do a little bit of everything. The Buckeyes are versatile and can go with a power running game, or a spread-out passing attack.

"We'd like to go into it with the right amount for a second game," Tressel said of his playbook. "Maybe not as much as you would go into in the eighth game, but a right amount. And how do you know? So, there's a fine line there. You better have enough, because Texas does a great job of, great, you ran that play once, you might get four, if you run it again you might only get two. So, you better have enough things to make sure you have the next thing to go to, but not too much that you can't execute. And so, I'm not sure where we are on that, but I think we have a good plan."

But Tressel knows that OSU will be facing a very good Texas defense that has really played well since co-coordinator Gene Chizik arrived last year.

"I think they've had a movement in their defense and it's gotten better and better and better," Tressel said. "Gene Chizik came in and I think brought the next notch of confidence. Gene has been a good coach wherever he's been. I faced him when he was at Stephen F. Austin. He's a good coach and had good players and brought a little swagger. Not that they didn't have it. They did, but he just brought it to the next level. He does a nice job of mixing it up and rotating his players and mixing up packages and never letting you get a bead on where they are. I'm impressed with them."

A lot has been made about the "Texas heat." And it is expected to be in the high 80's at kickoff. But considering that OSU practiced in 90 degree weather for some of the summer, is there too much emphasis being placed on the heat?

"Oh, there could be," Tressel said. "But it's like the hype. As soon as you get hit a couple times you don't remember the heat, the hype or anything. You just play."

Fans can expect the Buckeyes to go with some type of rotation at tailback. Antonio Pittman will be the workhorse, but all three of them will play.

"Yeah, Antonio Pittman will have the most of the snaps," Tressel said. "And Mo and Chris Wells will get their share."

Tressel also announced, as expected, that Aaron Pettrey will handle all of the kicking duties. Ryan Pretorius will make the trip and will be the backup.




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First up, Tressel was asked to clarify the controversy surrounding his vote in the Coaches Poll this week. Tressel said at his weekly press conference that he voted the Longhorns No. 1, but USA Today later announced that Tressel in fact voted the Buckeyes No. 1.

\"I thought it was clarified,\" Tressel said. \"I thought Stan (Jefferson) made a statement. I was in the original meeting for our preseason poll and we said Texas number one and I happened to miss the next meeting and unbeknownst to me they weren't. End of story.\"

Tressel explained the mood of his team as they head into what could be the biggest regular season game in college football this season.

\"I think they're excited,\" he said. \"They know it's a wonderful opportunity. They had a good camp and I'm sure they're anxious, nervous and want to see how they measure up. They can't wait to get there.\"

The Buckeyes are in good shape health-wise overall, but senior wide receiver Roy Hall probably won't play.

Early in the press conference on Thursday, Tressel said: \"No, Roy won't play.\"

But later, when asked a similar question, he responded: \"Roy Hall probably won't play, but he is traveling. I'm hoping for a little burst of adrenaline that might (allow him to play). And he's a senior.\"

One player who did not see action against Northern Illinois that is slated to play this week is freshman defensive end Robert Rose.

\"Oh, absolutely. Robert is going to play,\" Tressel said.

In fact, Tressel expects several players will see action, especially early in the game.

\"Our goal is to have 57 guys in the game by the end of the first quarter,\" he said. \"Because with so many guys that need opportunities and deserve opportunities and we talked to them about a rotation with eight D-linemen and three tailbacks and on through. All the special teams guys that do certain things. So, when you only take 70, you better use most of them.\"

Tressel was asked to compare this week of practice to preparing for Michigan in November.

\"It's so much different because it's so early,\" he said. \"We're still trying to feel our way and figure out how to get lined up and all of those things. So, it's a little bit different. Usually by the end of the year when you're playing your 11th or 12th game, practices are so much shorter, you've been through so many things. A little less teaching goes on fundamentally. So, it's different.

\"Now, the hype and anxiety I'm sure are similar. But the actual the way practices go are totally different at the end.\"

Ohio State's defense struggled at times against NIU, but Tressel thinks the unit improved in practice this week.

\"I think they did,\" he said. \"Because I think they're willing to learn and watch that film and say, ‘You know what, we've got some things that we need to do better.' We have good teachers on our staff and we have good leaders and they really do a great job of helping our guys understand where we need to do to get better. So, it was a good week. We'll find out if it was good enough.\"

One advantage for OSU could be the fact that Texas quarterback Colt McCoy is a redshirt freshman playing in his first big game. Tressel has a history of working with young quarterbacks and he thinks McCoy will be ready.

\"Yeah, I've had true freshmen quarterbacks play,\" Tressel said. \"Colt is a redshirt freshman, but I've had true freshmen. So, that's real scary. But redshirt freshmen, you've been around the game, sat through all the game-plan meetings and now he just needs snaps. Just like some of our redshirt freshmen players at other positions, you know a little more than a true freshman.\"

The Longhorns might use more of a vanilla offense this year as opposed to last year until McCoy gets comfortable running the show. But Tressel is not exactly sure that will be the case. He expects to see a similar look as last year.

\"They've never been a real complex team,\" he said. \"They are very well balanced run-pass, very fundamental. The better you are the more fundamental you are. Sometimes the more boring you are. But they are very fundamental and no, I don't see them changing. They are who they are. I'm sure we'll see some new wrinkles. Let's face it, whenever you have someone new at any position you might say, ‘This guy does this better than the guys we've had, or maybe not as well as we had.' So, you might change a little, but I don't look for a great change.\"

As for Ohio State's offense, it can do a little bit of everything. The Buckeyes are versatile and can go with a power running game, or a spread-out passing attack.

\"We'd like to go into it with the right amount for a second game,\" Tressel said of his playbook. \"Maybe not as much as you would go into in the eighth game, but a right amount. And how do you know? So, there's a fine line there. You better have enough, because Texas does a great job of, great, you ran that play once, you might get four, if you run it again you might only get two. So, you better have enough things to make sure you have the next thing to go to, but not too much that you can't execute. And so, I'm not sure where we are on that, but I think we have a good plan.\"

But Tressel knows that OSU will be facing a very good Texas defense that has really played well since co-coordinator Gene Chizik arrived last year.

\"I think they've had a movement in their defense and it's gotten better and better and better,\" Tressel said. \"Gene Chizik came in and I think brought the next notch of confidence. Gene has been a good coach wherever he's been. I faced him when he was at Stephen F. Austin. He's a good coach and had good players and brought a little swagger. Not that they didn't have it. They did, but he just brought it to the next level. He does a nice job of mixing it up and rotating his players and mixing up packages and never letting you get a bead on where they are. I'm impressed with them.\"

A lot has been made about the \"Texas heat.\" And it is expected to be in the high 80's at kickoff. But considering that OSU practiced in 90 degree weather for some of the summer, is there too much emphasis being placed on the heat?

\"Oh, there could be,\" Tressel said. \"But it's like the hype. As soon as you get hit a couple times you don't remember the heat, the hype or anything. You just play.\"

Fans can expect the Buckeyes to go with some type of rotation at tailback. Antonio Pittman will be the workhorse, but all three of them will play.

\"Yeah, Antonio Pittman will have the most of the snaps,\" Tressel said. \"And Mo and Chris Wells will get their share.\"

Tressel also announced, as expected, that Aaron Pettrey will handle all of the kicking duties. Ryan Pretorius will make the trip and will be the backup.

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