Jard Work: Iowa Edition

Why is Anderson Russell starting ahead of Jermale Hines in Ohio State's base defense? Who would have gone in had Joe Bauserman been injured against New Mexico State? Will the Buckeyes look like astronauts against Michigan? Ponder these topics and others in this week's edition of 'Jard Work.'
November 13, 2009

Russell Shines In Return As Starter

Senior safety Anderson Russell had one of his most productive games of his OSU career Saturday night at Indiana. The Atlanta native posted six tackles and had a hand in two turnovers in his first start since losing the starting free safety job after the first week of the season.
October 7, 2009

Jard Work: Russell Back In The Lineup

How do the Ohio State coaches feel about Anderson Russell stepping back into the starting lineup? Why did Jim Tressel really go for a final touchdown against Illinois? Who picks on Dexter Larimore? The answers to these questions and more are in this week's edition of Jard Work.
October 2, 2009

Safeties Vying To Fill Coleman's Shoes

Ohio State loses plenty of leadership in Kurt Coleman, but the most pressing concern is who will physically replace him in the lineup Saturday against Indiana. As of Wednesday night, that question remained unanswered in the eyes of the Buckeye coaching staff.
October 1, 2009

Hines Becoming A Starter

After two rough outings in his last two games, it appears senior free safety Anderson Russell will be giving way to junior Jermale Hines. Find out what Hines has been doing and how he could change Ohio State's game plan against USC this weekend.
September 9, 2009

Buckeyes Cleared Hurdles Of Summer

It is an inevitable part of doing anything year-round, regardless of how enjoyable that activity might be: a growing sense of dissatisfaction. Ohio State senior safety Anderson Russell discusses how the Buckeyes blew through some tough early-summer times and emerged ready to go for fall camp.
August 10, 2009

Spring Notebook: Storm's A-Brewing

A number of players stood out during spring practice, and one of them was Storm Klein. Get his thoughts on his first go-round with the Buckeyes as well as other news and notes collected during the spring as BuckeyeSports.com continues to clean out its spring quote files with this notebook.
May 5, 2009

Secondary Expects Superior Results In 2009

Two of Ohio State's top corners from 2008 are gone, but the secondary will have plenty of familiar faces this fall. Read on to learn more about progress of the cornerbacks and safeties this spring.
April 14, 2009