About Jarrid McGuire

Master's Degree in Middle Childhood Education from The Ohio State University, Professional Landscaper, High School Wrestling Coach, Buckeye Lover, Phish Phan, and Mullet Wig Wearer.

The Three Recruiting Trends of Ohio State’s Urban Meyer

Urban Meyer

Coach Urban Meyer is a great coach and recruiter, that is known, but he seems to have three major trends in recruiting. What are they, and how do the fit in to Ohio State’s 2013 class? Read on… Read more

Empire Recruiting Spotlight: Skai Moore – ’13 LB (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)

Buckeye Empire Recruiting Spotlight

Skai Moore is thought to be a gem out of the state of Florida, and even though the Buckeyes are late to the game, they have a chance to steal one from the South. Where do the Buckeyes stand with Moore, and Read more

Q & A With Ohio State Recruit Cornelius Elder – ATH (Nashville, TN)

Cornelius Elder

Buckeye Empire’s Jarrid McGuire had a chance to get an update on Nashville, TN star athlete Cornelius Elder. Elder is a star in two sports and plays a variety of positions in football. Where do the Buckeyes stand with Elder? Read on… Read more

Empire Recruiting Spotlight: Vonn Bell – DB (Rossville, GA)


This week’s Empire Recruiting Spotlight focuses on Rossville, Georgia’s star safety prospect Vonn Bell. Bell has recently narrowed his list to three schools, and I dive deep inside tweets and articles to see if I can’t fish out any hints as to where Bell will end up. Read more

Instant Impact: Tyquan Lewis Commits to Ohio State (9/20/12)


The Buckeyes have added commitment #17 of their 2013 recruiting class and increased the depth of their highly impressive defensive line. DE Tyquan Lewis of Tarboro, NC has pledged his services to Coach Urban Meyer and The Ohio State Buckeyes. Read here to find out the impact of the commitment to the Buckeyes. Read more

Q & A with Ohio State Commit Darron Lee – DB/LB (New Albany, OH) (9/18/12)

2013 Buckeye Commit Darron Lee, of New Albany, chats with Buckeye Empire’s Jarrid McGuire about why he chose to play football at Ohio State, what it means to him, and what he expects from the Silver Bullet units that he will play on. Read more

Filling The Holes – The 2013 Ohio State Recruiting Class Prediction (9/15/12)

Michael Hill

This is quite a read, so brace yourself. In this article I breakdown depth, roles, who will finish out the 2013 class, and where the 2013 recruits can fit in. We want to make a big run next year, but what do we need to happen to get there? Read on… Read more