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Sep
17

Barrett, Offense Show Promise In Romp Over Army

Buckeyes amass 586 total yards in victory … Barrett may have silenced critics with solid outing … Offense looks like it can be effective this year. Read about Saturday’s win from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros.

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Sep
10

Ohio State Suffers Humbling Loss At Home to Oklahoma

Bullseye on Barrett?…Urban Meyer says there isn’t, but the Oklahoma defense certainly had the Buckeyes’ quarterback in their sights Saturday night as second-ranked OSU was humbled in front of a record crowd at Ohio Stadium. Read more on the game from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Sep
4

Barrett Coming Under Criticism, But Meyer Not Panicking

Senior quarterback earns Big Ten accolade but wasn’t always on target against Indiana … His deep passing is still a work in progress, but the Buckeyes may not need a heavy dose of that … Meyer seems satisfied with how Barrett has been looking. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Sep
1

Buckeyes Pull Away From Pesky Indiana…

Ohio State trailed at halftime but found its groove in the second half. … Barrett has a strong game after a so-so start … Dobbins runs for 181 yards and may be tough to pull from the lineup. Read more on the Buckeyes’ opening win in Indiana from Doug Harris in today’s inside feature.

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Sep
1

Buckeyes Pull Away From Pesky Indiana

Fireworks at the end….Ohio State trailed at halftime but found its groove in the second half. … Barrett has a strong game after a so-so start … Dobbins runs for 181 yards and may be tough to pull from the lineup. Read about the opening win from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Apr
16

Buckeyes Unleash Passing Attack In Spring Game…

J.T. Barrett solidifies himself as starter … Back-up quarterbacks Burrow and Haskins have good days … The young receiver corps steps up in big way. Doug Harris was there to see it in person (with 80,000 others) and files his report in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Jan
1

Ohio State Decimated By Clemson In Playoffs

Ohio State can’t muster much offense in 31-0 defeat … Barrett rattled by Clemson defense with heavy rush … Tigers hand Meyer first shutout as a coach….The euphoria gone as season comes to a humbling end. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros feature.

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Nov
27

Ohio State Beats Michigan In Game For The Ages

Buckeyes come back to pull out victory in double overtime … Dormant offense comes alive in fourth quarter and extra sessions … Ohio State should be part of College Football Playoffs. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
26

Ohio State Beats Michigan In Game For The Ages

Buckeyes come back to pull out victory in double overtime … Dormant offense comes alive in fourth quarter and extra sessions … Ohio State should be part of College Football Playoffs. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Nov
12

Buckeyes Dominate Terrapins For Second Straight Blowout Win

Barrett looks sharp as Ohio State starts strong and keeps pressure on … Samuel scores three touchdowns as coaches keep him active … Buckeyes building momentum for stretch run. Read about it from Doug Harris in the latest OSU inside feature.

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Nov
6

Buckeyes Shake Doldrums and Dominate Nebraska

Ohio State offense, defense and play-calling all click … Curtis Samuel active early in big win … J.T. Barrett one of country’s top QBs. Read about it from Doug Harris in the latest OSU inside feature.

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Oct
29

Buckeyes’ offensive line woes aren’t solved in win over Northwestern

Take That…The Buckeyes gave as good as they got in hard-fought game with the Wildcats. Ohio State improves to 7-1, but issues up front are obvious … Buckeyes struggle on offense while pulling out 24-20 victory … Barrett would be fine if he had more protection. Read Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Oct
23

Harris: Buckeyes Exposed…Lose At Penn State

Yeah, it slipped through their hands. Offensive line dismal in every phase for Buckeyes … Barrett has no time, and backs have no room to run … Loss can be overcome, but Ohio State will have to win out to make the playoffs. Read about Saturday night’s loss at Penn State from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Oct
16

Doug Harris: Buckeyes Weren’t Perfect But Pull Out Big Win

After giving up 313 yards in the first half, Ohio State comes alive in second half and overtime … Barrett has gutty performance to lead way for undefeated team … Opponents who have power-rushing attacks give defense problems. Doug Harris writes today’s feature on Press Pros.

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Oct
9

Buckeyes Win Again, But It Wasn’t Pretty

Assistant coach Kerry Coombs (background) was more exciting to watch … Passing game almost non-existent against Indiana … Two-touchdown win stalls momentum for Buckeyes … Closing stretch of schedule suddenly looks a lot more daunting. Read more from Doug Harris in the latest inside feature.

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Oct
1

Buckeyes Improve To 4-0 But Still Have Much To Work On

Ohio State blasts overmatched Rutgers, but offense still needs some fine-tuning … Barrett throws interception but sets record for career TD passes … Are future opponents getting a blueprint for slowing Buckeyes? Read Doug Harris in the latest PPM feature.

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Sep
18

Buckeyes Bag Big Road Win Despite Youth

Just Basic…But the Buckeyes’ defense was more than enough to quiet Oklahoma skeptics. Buckeyes win at Oklahoma to emerge as a playoff contender … Barrett was masterful in leading young offense … Noah Brown pulls off catch of the year late in first half. Impressive, as shared by Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Sep
11

Harris: Buckeyes Still Have Much Work To Do With Tulsa Win

The Played Like ‘Real’ Hurricanes…Ohio State puts away Tulsa but inexperience shows in sluggish first half … Defense comes through with two touchdowns on interceptions … Offense produces just six points in first half. Final assessment from columnist Doug Harris? They’re not man-eaters yet. Read today’s inside feature.

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Sep
3

Buckeyes’ Barrett Bounces Back In Record-Setting Day

O-H, And Ho-Hum…Junior star leads onslaught as Ohio State pounds Bowling Green … Quarterback throws for six TDs, runs for another … Buckeyes have playmakers everywhere after year of spotty offense. Read more on the opener from Doug Harris in today’s Press Pros inside feature.

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Aug
30

Buckeyes Could Be Better Off With Slew Of New Starters

The Buckeyes are the least experienced team in the nation, but that doesn’t mean they lack talent …The 2015 squad actually underachieved despite a 12-1 record … Many are predicting a Big Ten title for Ohio State despite the losses to the NFL. Assessment of a talented Buckeye team for 2016 from Doug Harris in today’s feature.

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