October 10, 2015
As Rod Smith turned into an upperclassman a season ago, he didn't get the anticipated bump on the football field after an impressive 2012 campaign. But going into his senior year, Smith has a fresh outlook on life as he tries to help the team both on and off the field.
March 27, 2014
Ohio State continues to look for a replacement on the field for running back Carlos Hyde, but the star back's impact continues to exist off the field. Hyde's maturation both on and off the field is an example being followed by his former teammates in the running back room, much to the delight of coach Stan Drayton.
March 22, 2014
It was no secret the Ohio State football team was understaffed, if you will, while playing uneven football in its opening win vs. Buffalo. That clearly wasn't the case in the win against San Diego State, though, as the returns of several important players helped the Buckeyes dominate.
September 8, 2013
Ohio State couldn't find enough carries for its running backs on Saturday -- and another upperclassman is being added to the mix this weekend against San Diego State. BuckeyeSports.com tries to sort everything out with the return of Rod Smith and more on tap.
September 5, 2013