In front of more than 60 scouts and coaches representing 29 NFL teams, nearly two-dozen former Ohio State players showed off their skills at the Woody Hayes Athletics Center in Columbus on Friday. Overall, the Buckeyes told reporters they felt good about their performances.
March 13, 2009
Many have painted tonight's Fiesta Bowl as a referendum on the senior class at Ohio State, a decorated group that has fallen short at the most inopportune times. Knowing full well what a loss would mean to people's feelings about the class, the group wants to go out on the high note that eluded its predecessors.
January 5, 2009
On the surface, one reason to expect the Ohio State football team to play better against Texas than in past big games is the fact that the Buckeyes are underdogs for the Fiesta Bowl. However, the Buckeye players say pressure comes in many forms as many team members prepare for their final game.
December 26, 2008
Ohio State's defensive line has turned its fortunes around after back-to-back solid efforts against Purdue and Michigan State. Read on to find out more about the line's resurgence and how its continued improvement could be Ohio State's key to victory Saturday night.
October 23, 2008
One of the places the Ohio State football team hopes to improve from a year ago is at the defensive tackle position. That goal seems to be within reach because the group gained experience after being fairly green last camp. The tackles spoke about how last year's time on the field should help them improve their consistency in 2008.
August 13, 2008
Nader Abdallah saw much of his family's home and business ruined by Hurricane Katrina. Now the Ohio State defensive tackle gets the chance to return to the area for what might be the biggest football game of his life. The Metairie, La., native reflected recently on the impact the storm had on him and discussed how much he's looking forward to the trip.
December 23, 2007
Things have not gone according to plan for Nader Abdallah since his arrival on campus at Ohio State, but that all changed during this past offseason thanks to the help of his big brother. In the midst of a breakout season, take a look at how it all began with an early-morning wakeup and some quality family time.
October 16, 2007