Ohio State reportedly offers 2014 Dual-threat Quarterback

On July 14, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  Per his Twitter account, 2014 dual-threat quarterback DeShaun Watson from Gainesville, Georgia has reportedly been offered by Ohio State. He is currently verbally committed to Clemson University. It’s important to keep in...

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The Maxwell Award

Way Too Early Watch List – Maxwell Award

On July 14, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  We are still approximately 49 days away from seeing our Buckeyes take the field for the 2012 season. That’s seven full weeks. That’s still a long amount of waiting and pontificating upon...

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Cornerback University Lives

On July 13, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  Let’s get one thing out of the way before we roll too far down these tracks: Sophomore cornerback Bradley Roby will excel on Sundays soon. I know it; you know it; Roby...

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Amanda Furrer (Team USA)

From Scarlet to Gold – Amanda Furrer

On July 12, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  Event: Women’s 50m Three Position Rifle The Ohio State Junior will represent her country as a part of Team USA Shooting in the 50 meter Women’s Three Position Rifle event. Furrer secured...

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Lessons from the Winners Manual: Handling Adversity/Success

On July 12, 2012 by

  As a player on a Jim Tressel led football team, we were constantly learning.  There were endless handouts, slides on the projector, and even full book reports.  It was as if we...

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Listen to me and you will succeed, grasshopper

Success Under Center

On July 12, 2012 by Chris Holloway

  As Grant showed us with his conversation with Josh Harris yesterday, Urban Meyer is in a class of his own when it comes to molding and coaching dual threat quarterbacks. In every...

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The Rules of the Game

On July 12, 2012 by

In a competent legal investigation, it’s best to start with the facts. Then, apply the law. Storm Klein measures 6-2 and weighs 242 pounds, at least according to his official online bio. Who knows...

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The Cleveland Freight Train

The Pipeline

On July 11, 2012 by Chris Holloway

    Cleveland to Columbus. Glenville to Ohio State. The Buckeye pipeline from the northeast portion of the state is well known and well established. Ted Ginn, Jr., Troy Smith, and Donte Whitner all...

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Empire Q&A | Josh Harris

On July 11, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer has quite a history of developing quarterbacks, turning them into winners and teaching them leadership skills that last a lifetime. His two years in Utah were spent...

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Empire Q&A | Billy Price

On July 11, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  The third commit of the 2013 class, Austintown Fitch lineman Billy Price is heading into his senior season, heralded as one of the best lineman in the country.  At 6’4″ and 305...

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Empire Q&A | Tracy Sprinkle

On July 10, 2012 by Buckeye Empire

  When Urban Meyer and staff landed their ninth verbal commitment of the 2013 class back in April, they accomplished two things: they added even more talent to an already-loaded defensive front –...

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2012 Season Preview

Football Season Preview | Welcome to the Urban Era

On July 10, 2012 by

Welcome to your eight-week Empire season preview for the 2012 football Buckeyes. At 9 a.m. on Tuesdays between now and kickoff, we’ll break down a different component of the fall season (see topics below). Some will...

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Jordan Hall, not Terrelle Pryor

On July 10, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  It’s difficult to think of Jordan Hall in Scarlet and Gray without also thinking of his former Jeannette, Pennsylvania running-mate, Terrelle Pryor. In spite of Pryor’s crash landing before his senior year...

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OSU Summer League Rundown

On July 9, 2012 by

  UPDATE: Amidst confusion, it looks like David Lighty will be playing for Phoenix this summer. Both the Hawks and Suns were interested in having him play. Both have been interested in his...

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Empire Q&A | Matt Wilhelm

On July 9, 2012 by Grant Edgell

  As a three-year starting linebacker at The Ohio State University, Matt Wilhelm finished his All-American career with the crown-jewel win of this generation: the 31-24 double-overtime upset of the defending national champion...

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