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  • Mr. B Springs Back!

    Mr. B Springs Back!

    Our esteemed leader returns from parts unknown the resume his rightful spot atop (in?) The Bucket. Enjoy, Bucknutters .... More

  • What We Learned: Spring Game

    What We Learned: Spring Game

    What were the most-important items we gleaned from the Gray's 17-7 win over the Scarlet in Ohio State's spring game on Saturday? We tackle that and more in What We Learned. More

  • Podcast: Spring Game Roundtable

    Podcast: Spring Game Roundtable

    We go position-by-position on our spring game roundtable podcast. What has been the story of spring at each position? What will we be looking for tomorrow? We break it down. More

  • Black Stripe Worth Wait For Apple

    Black Stripe Worth Wait For Apple

    Losing the black helmet stripe is a rite of passage for OSU players. It finally happened for redshirt freshman Eli Apple on Saturday. Plus, we have a note on QB Cardale Jones. More

  • Practice Report: April 5

    Practice Report: April 5

    Ohio State held its 11th practice of the spring and it was "student appreciation day." We have a few notes here and a detailed report for subscribers on our message board. More

  • OSU Corners: 'Pressing Every Snap'

    OSU Corners: 'Pressing Every Snap'

    One of the biggest thing Ohio State fans have been craving is for more press coverage from the cornerbacks. Well, from talking to Kerry Coombs, you're going to get your wish. More

  • Turning To Ash (For Improvement)

    Turning To Ash (For Improvement)

    Ohio State has a new man in charge of its defense and we conversed with Chris Ash after Thursday's practice. Ash discussed the defense as a whole and the talent pleases him. More

  • Meyer: Lee, McMillan On The Rise

    Meyer: Lee, McMillan On The Rise

    Ohio State resumed spring practice on Tuesday and head coach Urban Meyer provided updates on several topics.Meyer talked about the running backs, the QBs, the O-line and more. More

  • DBC March 4: Hope Springs Eternal

    DBC March 4: Hope Springs Eternal

    With OSU spring practice starting today, we look at the position groups. RB Ezekiel Elliott and DE Joey Bosa are underclassmen who will be hard at work this spring. More

  • Spring Ball Brings Position Battles

    Spring Ball Brings Position Battles

    Spring Football is a day away for Ohio State. See what position battles you should keep an eye on in the next month before school lets out for the summer. More

  • In Two Deep: Safeties, Nickel

    In Two Deep: Safeties, Nickel

    Our latest installment examining Ohio State's depth chart entering spring practice takes a look at the safeties and the nickel back position. Is Vonn Bell a lock to start? More

  • Mr. B's Big Recruiting Idea: $10K

    Mr. B's Big Recruiting Idea: $10K

    Mr. B passes through town with a look back at NSD and how it affects our future and also lays down the Recruitnuts gauntlet with some serious cash and prizes at stake ... More

  • Long View: Two For Two?

    Long View: Two For Two?

    Duane breaks down what the addition of Chris Ash and Larry Johnson to the staff will mean to the Buckeyes ... More

  • Bucknuts Recruiting Update: 1/15

    Bucknuts Recruiting Update: 1/15

    Alex Gleitman takes a look at Ohio State's Recruiting Class of 2014 three weeks before Signing Day. Who is out? Who is in? Who could come on board next? Find out inside! More

  • DBC Jan. 14: Two Home Run Hires?

    DBC Jan. 14: Two Home Run Hires?

    We look at Urban Meyer's two defensive hires (Chris Ash and Larry Johnson). Plus, we go over the Orange Bowl, share 20 thoughts on OSU football and dissect OSU-Iowa hoops. More

  • All-Star Game Scouting Report: OSU

    All-Star Game Scouting Report: OSU

    Bucknuts takes a look at how Ohio State commits and prospects performed at the Under Armour All-America Game and U.S. Army All-American Bowl. More

  • Lattimore A Buckeye: The Impact

    Lattimore A Buckeye: The Impact

    Four-star cornerback Marshon Lattimore has committed to Ohio State over Alabama and many others. Bill Kurelic looks at the huge impact of Lattimore’s decision. More

  • WWL: Clemson 40, Ohio State 35

    WWL: Clemson 40, Ohio State 35

    We gleaned quite a bit from this shootout. Is Fickell done as DC? Is Miller coming back? What about Shazier? What young players stood out? Was this season a disappointment? More

  • How were the BCS contenders built?

    How were the BCS contenders built?

    The race for the BCS national title game is down to five schools. We examine Florida State, Ohio State, Auburn, Alabama and Missouri and how they recruited in recent years. More

  • Jamel Dean A Buckeye: The Impact

    Jamel Dean A Buckeye: The Impact

    Urban Meyer has landed a commitment from cornerback Jamel Dean who gives a second great prospect in his 2015 recruiting class. Bill Kurelic analyzes at the impact. More

  • Meyer Shutting Out Distractions

    Meyer Shutting Out Distractions

    Talk about the BCS or OSU's school-record 22-game winning streak? Urban Meyer is not having it. Meyer kept most of his comments on football as OSU preps for Indiana. More

  • Notes: ‘Wipe The Field With Them’

    Notes: ‘Wipe The Field With Them’

    Evan Spencer is one of the most-thoughtful members of Ohio State's team. So, of course he's prone to talk some smack. Wait, what? We have comments from him and Kerry Coombs. More

  • 2014 Starters: Defense

    2014 Starters: Defense

    Who will be the starters on defense for Ohio State in 2014? Strong safety is one of the many positions that is difficult to prognosticate. What young players will step up? More

  • The Bucket Goes Off

    The Bucket Goes Off

    Mr. B is back and it's off-week, off-topic, off-politics in the Sunday Bucket of Bullets ... More

  • 247Composite five-star impact

    247Composite five-star impact

    A large group of true freshmen around the country have had an immediate impact on their teams, and many were five-star prospects in the 2013 247Composite. We break them down. More

  • Live Game Thread: OSU vs Buffalo

    Live Game Thread: OSU vs Buffalo

    Follow along -- and post if you're a subscriber -- on our live game thread during today's opener featuring No. 2 Ohio State and visiting Buffalo. More

  • Game Data: Buffalo at Ohio State

    Game Data: Buffalo at Ohio State

    The 2013 college football season kicks off for Ohio State on Saturday as the No. 2-ranked Buckeyes host Buffalo (noon, ESPN2). Click here for depth charts and a prediction. More

  • DBC Aug. 26: Let The Chase Begin

    DBC Aug. 26: Let The Chase Begin

    Ranked second in the preseason, expectations are high for Ohio State. We look at some various postseason scenarios, possible captains, two Michigan games and much more. More

  • Report: Murray Granted Release

    Report: Murray Granted Release

    According to a report from our friends at Eleven Warriors, Ohio State sophomore cornerback Najee Murray has been granted his release and will look to transfer. More

  • In Two Deep

    In Two Deep

    Many spots are filled on Ohio State's two-deep with the season fast approaching. However, some jobs are still up for grabs and we have a detailed look at how it'll shake out. More

  • Bucknuts Round Table: Kick-Off Ed.

    Bucknuts Round Table: Kick-Off Ed.

    The Bucknuts staff sits down for a round table discussion to answer a laundry list of questions regarding the 2013 Ohio State and college football season. More

  • Coombs: Armani Wears Starting Label

    Coombs: Armani Wears Starting Label

    This cornerback notebook is jam-packed with information and quotes from Kerry Coombs, Armani Reeves and Doran Grant. How does Reeves feel about his newfound starting role? More

  • Miller: 'Head and shoulders better'

    Miller: 'Head and shoulders better'

    Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller and offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Tom Herman met with the media Monday. UPDATED story with full comments, video. More

  • Big Board 2013: Final Analysis

    Big Board 2013: Final Analysis

    We wrap up the Big Board with a look at OSU's scholarship numbers by class and what is left for the 2014 class, headlined now by Jamarco Jones (left) and Dante Booker. More

  • Reduced Charges Lead To Captaincy?

    Reduced Charges Lead To Captaincy?

    Ohio State junior corner Bradley Roby received good news on Friday as his assault charge was reduced to disorderly conduct. Does this pave the way for him to be a captain? More

  • Big Board: The Defensive Backs

    Big Board: The Defensive Backs

    We keep the hammer down with The Big Board series as we look at the Ohio State secondary, keyed by returning starters Christian Bryant, Bradley Roby and C.J. Barnett. More

  • Instant Impact: Defense

    Instant Impact: Defense

    Bucknuts takes a look at the incoming freshmen on defense that could have an instant impact on Ohio State's success on the field in 2013. More

  • DBC July 22: Program In Turmoil?

    DBC July 22: Program In Turmoil?

    All of the talk has been about Ohio State being a national title contender. But with stars Carlos Hyde and Brad Roby in legal hot water, can the Buckeyes still shine? More

  • White Has Buckeyes On Top Early On

    White Has Buckeyes On Top Early On

    Class of 2015 cornerback Ashton White camped at Ohio State in June and earned an offer from the Buckeyes. See what the rising junior had to say about OSU and his recruitment. More

  • DBC July 6: Driven To Succeed

    DBC July 6: Driven To Succeed

    We look at Urban Meyer's recruiting methods, the four most recent verbals and prospects who could fill out the 2014 class. Click here for more. More

  • State Track: Lee, Campbell, Conley

    State Track: Lee, Campbell, Conley

    Future Buckeyes Darron Lee, Parris Campbell and Gareon Conley all participated in the state track meet Friday. Click here for how they fared. More

  • Position Battles: Cornerback

    Position Battles: Cornerback

    Our first installment in this series takes a close look at the players vying to be the starting "field" cornerback for Ohio State. Can junior Doran Grant hold on to the job? More

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