Only time will tell, but the author believes a handful of key NFL defections figure to mean the teams that have been chasing Ohio State closest will find stepping up to the next level of competition much tougher tasks than if everyone had returned as scheduled.
For the latest blog entry from BuckeyeSports.com staffer Marcus Hartman, including his thoughts on how unscheduled losses like Rashard Mendenhall
, Devin Thomas
and Vernon Gholston
figure to affect the 2008 Big Ten race, follow follow this link
During the college football season, Buckeye Sports Bulletin staff writer Marcus Hartman weighs in weekly with thoughts on the previous week's Buckeye performance, the upcoming foe, the Big Ten at large and various other topics.
With his blog, he offers his take on, well, just about anything that might be going on in the world of sports at the given moment.