On the same day as Ohio State's preseason kick scrimmage, the Columbus Dispatch has a story on the Buckeyes' special teams struggles in 2009.
The sweltering heat in Columbus caused Ohio State to cancel one of its two practices on Friday, according to a blog entry by Tim May of the Dispatch.
The Associated Press (via the Dayton Daily News) has a story on how college football players will no longer be allowed to write messages on their eye black strips.
Finally, the Plain Dealer has a story on Michigan meeting with the NCAA over its alleged rules violations.
Friday, August 13
Offensive lineman Mike Adams is the subject of a Columbus Dispatch feature story.
The Dispatch has a story on how tailgating at Ohio State football games is going to cost more if you want prime parking spots.
Doug Lesmerises of the Cleveland Plain Dealer posts his preseason Top 25 ballot.
Bob Hunter of the Dispatch has some OSU-related notes in his weekly Rumblings.
The Associated Press (via the Dispatch) reports that several college football coaches, including OSU's Jim Tressel, were on a conference call with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell and the NCAA to address concerns about agents.
Tom Archdeacon of the Dayton Daily News has a blog entry on Ohio State senior linebacker Ross Homan, who is one of three Buckeyes to don a recent Sports Illustrated cover.
Thursday, August 12
The Columbus Dispatch has a story on redshirt freshman running back Jaamal Berry.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Sports Illustrated's prediction of an undefeated regular season for Ohio State.
Finally, The Associated Press (via the Plain Dealer) and http://www.cantonrep.com/sports/x790229142/Massillons-J-T-Turner-leaves-Michigan-football-teamCanton Repository have stories on former OSU recruiting target J.T. Turner getting released from his scholarship from Michigan. Turner's decision also leads a Dispatch college football notebook.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer also has a story from Tuesday's media availability, as well as video from an interview with Moeller. The Plain Dealer also has a video of Terrelle Pryor throwing an impressive touchdown pass in a last-play practice drill.
The Toledo Blade has a story on Ohio State's crowded tailback position.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on Ohio State tight end Jake Stoneburner.
The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) has details from Tuesday's steamy practice.
Tuesday, August 10
The Columbus Dispatch has a story on likely 2010 starting safety Orhian Johnson.
The Associated Press (via the Canton Repository) has a story on Ohio State's running backs.
The Toledo Blade catches up with Toledo St. John's product Jack Mewhort.
Former Ohio State kicker Mike Nugent is the subject of a Dispatch story.
The Mansfield News Journal has a story on Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel's dream car.
The time is set for the Ohio State-Florida State Big Ten/ACC Challenge contest. The Dispatch has the details.
Jon Spencer of the Mansfield News Journal has a column on how he would align the Big Ten divisions.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a podcast previewing Ohio State's upcoming footballs season.
Finally, the Dispatch has an update from the U.S. Women's Amateur golf tournament, where an OSU golfer leads.
Monday, August 9
The Columbus Dispatch has a feature story stemming from Sunday's media day on Ohio State's football seniors. The Dispatch also has an OSU notebook, a Bob Hunter column on quarterback Terrelle Pryor and photos from Sunday's activities.
Toledo native Dane Sanzenbacher is the subject of a Toledo Blade feature story.
The Lorain Morning Journal has a story on Pryor dealing with being a Heisman candidate.
Sunday, August 8
Today is Media Day for the Ohio State football team, and the Columbus Dispatch marks the occasion by previewing Camp Tressel. The Dispatch also has a story on the Buckeyes battling the hype.
The Cleveland Plain Dealer has a story on Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel looking for special special teams.
Ken Gordon of the Dispatch has a blog on how incoming freshman Rod Smith, who has not arrived at camp yet, is hurting his chances at playing time this season.
Finally, Ray Stein of the Dispatch answers some OSU-letters in his weekly editor's mailbox.