Category: Urban Meyer

Urban Meyer: Braxton Miller is Improving as a Leader and We’re Trying to Develop an Identity on Defense

Friday, April 12th, 2013

The first Ohio State spring game at Cincinnati’s Paul Brown Stadium will occur on Saturday. Urban Meyer is still looking for his starter at right tackle. The Buckeyes' head coach believes quarterback Braxton Miller is much-improved from last season and is excited to see what the future will hold for this ...

Urban Meyer: “The Stars Lined Up” With This Year’s Recruiting Class

Friday, February 8th, 2013

The Ohio State Buckeyes weren't eligible to play for the BCS national championship this year, but wrapped up an undefeated season anyway. Coach Urban Meyer says that success, combined with the fact that his coaching staff maintained consistency, went a long way in building a recruiting class ranked in the ...

Urban Meyer on Braxton Miller: “He’s ridiculous”

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Ohio State has nothing to play for this year in college football except for pride. That, Urban Meyer and quarterback Braxton Miller have been plenty enough. Even though they have had a few struggles and some scares this year, the Urban Meyer era in Columbus is off to a great ...

Urban Meyer On his New Role and the Recruiting Challenges (or Lack Thereof) at Ohio State

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

Urban Meyer is back, and he's in charge of a football program trying to break from turmoil after being slapped with a one-year ban for violating NCAA rules under former coach Jim Tressel. On the same day that his six-year contract became official, new Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer joined ...

Urban Meyer on adjusting to Ohio State Life: “It’s a dream to coach in a place where they expect to win.”

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

After a year hiatus Urban Meyer became the head football coach at Ohio State in late November. For the first time in a long while, Meyer is in unfamiliar territory. At least that's what he claims in the following interview. Meyer hopes the Ohio State job is his last in his ...

Urban Meyer On if He was Mad About the Comments Bret Bielema Made: “Not a strong enough word”

Friday, February 10th, 2012

He has only held the title of Ohio State Head Coach for a little while now, but Urban Meyer has already put his stamp on the Ohio State football program. Taking over for Jim Tressel, Meyer has brought enthusiasm, excitement, and a renewed sense of optimism to Columbus even though ...

Thad Matta’s Ohio State Buckeyes Exact Revenge on Indiana

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

If you thought Ohio State might be out for revenge on Sunday, you were right. The Buckeyes were coming off two losses in their past four games, including a four-point road loss to Indiana last week, and then more recently, a five-point loss at Illinois. They got their chance to ...

Urban Meyer Hopes the Ohio State Job is His Last

Friday, December 16th, 2011

Urban Meyer has had an incredible amount of success at every job he's had during his college football coaching career. He turned around a Bowling Green program that was awful when he got there, he put Utah in the national spotlight and guided Alex Smith to be the first overall ...

Former Buckeyes Are Celebrating the Hiring of Urban Meyer

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

It was a rough year in Columbus for Ohio State. Like every year, the Buckeyes were in the spotlight of college football. However unlike previous years this time the light was shining on Columbus in a negative way. The program was rocked by a scandal that cost them some of ...

Urban Meyer: Pressure Rests More on the Denver Broncos than on Tim Tebow

Thursday, October 13th, 2011

The Denver Broncos have officially handed the reins to Tim Tebow at quarterback, and in the process have reignited all of the same debates that have run rampant since he was drafted by Denver in the first round. Can Tebow succeed at the NFL level? Can he do it as ...