The 2008 season is just more than a month away, and again the Buckeyes are viewed as the team to beat in the Big Ten. At the annual Big Ten Football Kickoff in Chicago, Ohio State head coach Jim Tressel looked forward to the season and updated the situations facing several current -- and soon-to-be-former -- players on the roster.
July 24, 2008
It has been a difficult week for the Ohio State secondary, which has had to endure practice under the speculation of imminent suspensions for at least three of its players. Following the team's jersey scrimmage Saturday morning, head coach Jim Tressel addressed the futures of Donald Washington, Jamario O'Neal and Eugene Clifford.
April 12, 2008
Ohio State has been stockpiling defensive backs for the past few years, and the result is a full depth chart at the safety position. Safeties coach Paul Haynes seems to like what he has, and progress made during the spring by a number of his charges has improved a unit already returning two starters.
April 10, 2008
Last season, Ohio State started the same defensive backs for all 13 games en route to a berth in the national title game. All four of those players return, but there is at least one change in how they will be utilized. Find out what that means for Anderson Russell and Jamario O'Neal as the Buckeyes work through spring practice.
April 8, 2008
BuckeyeSports.com continues its preliminary look at what might happen during spring practice by asking the biggest questions at each position and pointing out some players to watch for OSU fans when the pads go on next week. The defense and special teams units are the focus of today's story.
March 21, 2008
With the men's basketball team playing an early Saturday game, the Ohio State football team was recognized at halftime. Following the ceremony, head coach Jim Tressel discussed Lawrence Wilson, Eugene Clifford, Donald Washington, Antonio Henton and more, and BuckeyeSports.com has all the news.
December 29, 2007
Wondering what has happened to Andre Amos? How about Nick Patterson? Curious as to the development of Eugene Clifford and it has been similar to that of Malcolm Jenkins as a freshman? These topics and more are covered in our latest notebook as the Buckeyes prepare for Youngstown State.
August 29, 2007