Rolle, Hines Open To New Positions

Could the 2010 Ohio State football team's best linebacker and defensive back switch position groups at the next level? Such an outcome seems unlikely, but both said and showed at the school's Pro Day they are willing to be flexible in order to improve chances of making an impact in the NFL.
March 16, 2011

Buckeyes Burn Up Pro Day Track

Ohio State held its annual Pro Day on Friday at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center, giving nearly 20 former Buckeyes a chance to impress pro scouts from nearly every NFL team. Many of the players came away happy with the results, including Dane Sanzenbacher, who ran a 4.48-second 40-yard dash.
March 11, 2011

Confidence Growing In Pryor

Ohio State fans were not the only ones excited to see what Terrelle Pryor could do when he committed to the school in the spring of 2008. The Buckeye defense had a few ideas on how to treat their new star quarterback upon his arrival, and now a few years later Pryor continues to be shaped by the lessons taught during that summer.
April 16, 2010

Production Key In Search For Safeties

Paul Haynes is not just looking for two solid safeties to fill the spots of a pair of graduated starters this spring. The Ohio State safeties coach wants someone who knows when to step out of line to change a game.
April 15, 2010

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

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

Moeller A Man Of Many Talents

Technically, Tyler Moeller is a linebacker. He goes through drills at that position and sits in on their meetings, but there is more to Moeller than that position. Find out how he fits into the Ohio State defense and how his role has evolved during his career in this update.
April 23, 2009

Young OSU Safeties Soaking Up Experience

Though a pair of soon-to-be third-year starters limits the competition at the top of the safety depth chart, the rest has plenty of intrigue for position coach Paul Haynes this spring, so much so that Haynes told reporters he did not mind seeing one of those veterans on the sidelines from time to time.
April 21, 2009