Buckeyes lacking a championship defense at the moment

Matt BuckeyeBuzz

On a Columbus sports talk show a couple of weeks ago, a discussion of the Ohio State defense developed. One of the hosts asked “is this defense good enough to beat an Alabama?” The conclusion reached was that it probably wasn’t.

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For OSU wide receivers, blocking is mandatory

 

Matt BuckeyeBuzz

Ben Victor made a dazzling play in the late stages of Saturday’s game against Penn State, weaving his way through the Nittany Lions’ defense for a 47-yard touchdown. It changed the complexion of the game and paved the way for the Buckeyes’ comeback win.

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Linebacker play remains a question mark

Matt BuckeyeBuzz

Inconsistent linebacker play was a big criticism for Ohio State’s defense a year ago. Through four games of the 2018, that concern persists.

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Meyer plans to ease back into his role

Matt BuckeyeBuzz

A reporter asked Urban Meyer during Monday’s press conference if he planned to return to his head coaching position like a “bull in a china shop.”

“That’s a good way of putting it,” replied Meyer.

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