Ohio State has named FB Zach Boren, DL Garrett Goebel, RB Jordan Hall, LB Etienne Sabino and DL John Simon as its five captains for the 2012 football season. Those five are looking forward to their leadership roles, they've told BuckeyeSports.com throughout the fall.
August 19, 2012
On the annual team photo day when a reporter wondered to Jim Heacock how he might split up reps among a group of experienced upperclassmen on his defensive line, the Ohio State defensive coordinator and line coach's face broke out into a grin. After coaching youthful groups for two years, he has talent both young and old to choose from.
August 21, 2009
Interviews with Ohio State's defensive line were so bountiful that some notes had slipped through the cracks only to fall into this spring Notebook. Find out which OSU youngster is earning praise, whether there are any curses on the line and which returning contributor is earning the praise of position coach Jim Heacock.
April 9, 2009
The Ohio State Buckeyes definitely needed to land a defensive tackle in the 2008 recruiting class after missing out on a couple of top targets in 2007, and they snagged one of the best in the country when Garrett Goebel issued a commitment. In this feature we take a look at Goebel's senior highlights.
December 1, 2007
The commitment of Lombard,Illinois star lineman Garrett Goebel was a huge get for the Ohio State Buckeyes. Goebel was an early target as the Buckeyes looked to add depth on the defensive line. Bill Greene has the inside story on the Goebel commitment.
October 10, 2007