Paraphrasing the late Dennis Green, the 2021 Ohio State Buckeyes are who we thought they'd be. Now, it took half the regular season to get there, but there is no doubt Ryan Day's squad has rounded into form. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle on today's show to discuss the 66-17 rout of Maryland and what can be expected from the Buckeyes moving forward this year. How great is this Ohio State offense and quarterback C.J. Stroud? What is standing out about the Buckeyes' defense? Also, what is the toughest remaining game on OSU's schedule? Dare we say it's The Game? Or might it be Penn State or someone else? All of that and much more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On a Reaction Monday, we discussed Buckeyes, Browns and Bengals victory...talked about the dismissal of OSU's K'Vaughan Pope...listened to Ryan Day's postgame comments...Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts joined the conversation...and Jeff Risdon of BrownsWire and LionsWire talked about Cleveland's win and Detroit's heartbreaking loss.
It's Part 2 of this Thursday Buckeye Talk podcast on covering the Ohio State Buckeyes. If you haven't yet listened to Part 1, do that first, then come back here. Featured on this episode talking about covering Ohio State football:Austin Ward, Tim May and Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row (3:27 to 35:19)Dan Hope of Eleven Warriors (35:21 to 54:00)Steve Helwagen, Dave Biddle and Pat Murphy of Bucknuts (54:01 to 1:21:22)Doug Lesmerises, Nathan Baird and Stephen Means of Buckeye Talk and cleveland.com (1:21:24 to 1:55:07)Thanks for listening to this two-part episode about the beat, message board culture and life covering the Buckeyes. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
We heard from Kerry Coombs talking about the Ohio State defense from last week's game. Our first Fantasy Minute of the season with Rick Ricart. The USMNT took down Honduras 4-1 in last night's World Cup qualifying match. Steve Helwagen (247 Sports) joined us to talk some Buckeye football. NFL Week One picks against the spread. Cincinnati is officially applying to join the Big 12. Our first He's Money segment of the fantasy football season. Joshua Perry (Big Ten Network) hopped on the show to talk Big Ten football from week one, including Indiana and Wisconsin's struggles, Iowa at Iowa State this coming Saturday and more.
Game week has arrived for Ohio State as the Buckeyes will open their 2021 season at Minnesota on Thursday. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to discuss a bevy of topics, including: * Who will be the Buckeyes' starting linebackers this season? Teradja Mitchell is a safe bet to be one of them. But who will join him? * What will the rotation at running back look like? * What are Steve's expectations for C.J. Stroud as the Buckeyes' starting quarterback? * Might the offensive line do some rotating? * Thoughts on the matchup with the Golden Gophers. Ohio State is favored by 14. All of that and more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Ohio State opens its season at Minnesota in just two-and-a-half weeks and there is much to discuss on today's show as Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle. What is the latest with the Buckeyes' quarterbacks? What about the running backs and linebackers? How about safety? And we close the show taking a look at OSU's kickers and punters this season. All of that and more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
On Wednesday's edition of The James Crepea Show on Fox Sports Eugene, James examines the faulty notion of a weak nonconference schedule being a path to the CFP, Ohio State beat reporter Steve Helwagen of BuckNuts shares the latest from Columbus as the Buckeyes continue fall camp, the latest from fall camp for Ducks & Beavers, Cal beat reporter Jim McGill of BearInsider returns to discuss the first week of camp
Talking Buckeyes football on The Kenny & JT Show with Steve Helwagen from Bucknuts.com. Steve takes us back to Media Days from last weekend and what stood out. With Texas and Oklahoma planning to move to the SEC, could the Big ten expand? How did the Big Ten writers' predictions poll shake out? Did Ryan Day drop any hints on who will be the starting quarterback? Who does Steve think has the edge in that battle? Does the NCAA have any plans in place if there are unfortunately any major coronavirus issues?
The Tuesday Kenny & JT Show is underway. First off, a preview of our interview with GlenOak head football coach Scott garcia coming up. JT was at the Golden Eagles practice and watched Coach get pretty fired up. Busy show today as we'll talk Browns Training Camp with Daryl Ruiter and Buckeyes camp with Steve Helwagen. So we talk a little Browns and Buckeyes here, including a discussion of the extended College Football Playoffs. And Olympics news as star gymnast Simone Biles withdraws from team USA.
Mark The Shark was in for Beam this morning. It seems when, not if, Oklahoma and Texas will leave the Big 12. We heard from Kevin Warren from the Big Ten Media Days and Carpenter didn't hold back his feelings about the commissioner. LeBron became one of the few athletes to earn $1 billion in his career. Jim Harbaugh told the media that Michigan was going to beat Ohio State or die trying. Steve Helwagen (247 Sports) joined us from the B1G Media Days in Indy. The NFL has put strict restrictions on unvaccinated players. AJ Hawk joined the show in the final hour, as he does every Friday.
The college football season is almost here. Big Ten media days will be held Thursday-Friday in Indianapolis this week and we are fired up about it on the Bucknuts Morning 5. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to preview media days, including: * What are the biggest storylines for Ohio State? * What's the biggest storyline for one of the other 13 teams? Could it be whether this will be Jim Harbaugh's final season at Michigan? * What kind of questions will Kevin Warren be asked? Will he actually answer them? All of that and much more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Steve Helwagen talks about Ohio State being the overwhelming favorite in the Big Ten this season, the favorite to win the quarterback competition at this point, the defensive questions for this team entering the season and more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Talking Ohio State football on The Kenny & JT Show with Steve Helwagen from Bucknuts.com as the Buckeyes landed top recruits JT Tuimoloau and Kojo Antwi. Just how good will this incoming class be? How is the quarterback battle going? Plus hoops news as well.
Nearly seven months after the December signing period -- when most of the 2021 prospects signed with a college football program -- Ohio State landed the No. 1 player in the country. Defensive lineman J.T. Tuimoloau selected the Buckeyes yesterday, giving quite the 4th of July gift to Buckeye Nation. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to talk all things JTT, plus we take a look at OSU likely adding to their 2022 class today as high 4-star WR Kojo Antwi is expected to select the Buckeyes when he makes his announcement today. Yes, the rich keep getting richer. All of that and more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Crew is shutout for the sixth time in 10 MLS matches this season...JT Tuimoloau cancels his trip to Tuscaloosa...Indians outfielder Josh Naylor is taken off the field on a stretcher...Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts talked OSU football with us...and Bill Bender of The Sporting News talked college football.
We talk Ohio State Buckeyes football on The Kenny & JT Show with Steve Helwagen from Bucknuts.com. We discuss how and when the Supreme Court siding with former college players in their dispute with the NCAA about compensation will affect things at Ohio State. Plus, other Buckeye news including the prospects camp that took place this week.
Happy Wednesday! Suns win a wild one, replay can be the worst thing in sports, pitchers start stripping down to avoid sticky situations, NFL Playbook w/ Adam Schefter at 12:33pm, PFF Top-50 players 30-21, Wisconsin Basketball players confront Greg Gard, NBA Draft Lottery results, CBJ's pursuit of Jack Eichel & Bucknuts' Steve Helwagen joins at 2:33pm!
Roll, roll, roll your red carpet. That's been Ohio State's mode this month. Today is no different. Ohio State will host several key official visitors: Class of 2022 standouts Tyler Booker and Terrance Brooks. Impressive duo? Absolutely. Wait until you see the list of expected unofficial visitors: Caden Curry, Malik Bryant, Brandon Iniss, Braylon James, Ethan Nation, Payton Kirkland and Carnell Tate lead the group. And they aren't alone. Our Bill Kurelic, Steve Helwagen and Pat Murphy are on the scene and will be all day. Follow their exploits on The Front Row. Duane Long is here to discuss all of the above plus offer up his thoughts on Dallan Hayden's possible commitment and Palaie Gatoeote's status. Spend 5ish with us this a.m., 'Nutters! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
It is Memorial Day, so first and foremost we thank all the men and women who gave their life in the line of duty for our country. It is also an Ohio State football podcast, so Steve Helwagen and Dave Biddle delve into the huge recruiting weekend the Buckeyes will gave next weekend, plus the fact that is the 10-year anniversary of Jim Tressel's departure from Ohio State. All of that and more is coming your way on the Memorial Day 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Lefty wins the PGA Championship for his 6th victory in a major....Gene Smith says there's no place he'd rather be than right here...Mark Scheig of The Hockey Writers joined us for some Blue Jackets talk...and Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts let us know what's going on with the Ohio State football team this summer.
Sunday brought some bad news for Ohio State as 4-star 2022 recruit Dasan McCullough decommited from the Buckeyes and committed to Indiana to play with his brothers and for his father. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle on today's show to discuss that, plus: * Why is Justin Fields perhaps falling in the eyes of NFL teams? Where will he go in this week's draft? * Who will be OSU's starting center and left guard this season? And just how good will this offensive line be overall? * What are our expectations for the 2021 Buckeyes? All of that and more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
A tough loss for the Reds...a serious medical condition for Justin Fields...Rick Ricart joined us for our weekly "They're Dealin'" segment as the guys all chose their players-of-the-week...Jackets Insider Jeff Svoboda previewed the Blue Jackets/Lightning game with us...and Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts talked OSU football.
Steve Helwagen of BuckNuts.com tells Garrett Bush he's having a hard time finding what the negatives are around Justin Fields as they try to figure out his dropping draft stock and how the Buckeyes will be looking this spring on the Monday edition of "Chico After Dark." See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ohio State kicked off its final week of spring practice Monday morning and our Steve Helwagen is there covering it for us. We will also speak with head coach Ryan Day following practice. In the meantime, Patrick Murphy joins Dave Biddle for the Monday 5ish to delve into what has stood out most to us during spring ball thus far. Topics include but are not limited to quarterback, running back, linebackers and defensive backs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
What is the state of Ohio State's basketball program after the shocking loss to 15th-seeded Oral Roberts? What is the latest on spring football practice for the Buckeyes? Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle for the Monday 5ish to delve into all of that and more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The Buckeyes bowed out of the NCAA Tournament in quick fashion, as they were upset in the First Round against 15-seed Oral Roberts. The CBJ picked up two big wins in Carolina. Looking through the rest of the bracket as half of the Sweet 16 spots have been claimed. EJ Liddell was on the unfortunate end of some horrible messages on social media after Friday's loss. Steve Helwagen (247 Sports) joined the show to look back at OSU's loss to Oral Roberts. A look around some of the NFL free agent signings & latest on the Deshaun Watson front. Field Yates (ESPN) hopped on to give his insight on everything happening in the NFL this offseason.
We listened to Chris Holtmann's postgame comments following Ohio State's loss to Illinois in the Big Ten tournament...The Jackets lose to Dallas in a shootout...Drew Brees is hanging up his cleats...Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts joined us to talk OSU hoops...and Buckeye Show host Tim Hall checked in to go over the NCAA Tournament bracket with us.
Lon and Derek are joined by Steve Helwagen from Bucknuts.com to discuss Saturday's matchup between No. 4 Illinois and No. 7 Ohio State. Later, the guys hear from Brad Underwood and Giorgi Bezhanishvili.
Spring football will kick off for Ohio State sometime in mid-March and Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to discuss the main storylines for the Buckeyes from a personnel standpoint. In particular, what can fans expect at quarterback, running back, linebacker and cornerback? Also, will there be fans at the spring game? What about during the 2021 season itself? And we close the show talking about OSU basketball. The Buckeyes fell just short against Michigan on Sunday, but it was a great game. All of that and more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Welcome to another episode of Ohio State Buckeyes LIVE as Mark is joined by Steve Helwagen of 247 Sports' Bucknuts, Kevin Noon of Rivals' Buckeye Grove and Tony Gerdeman of Buckeye Scoop. For complete college football coverage join us at markrogerstv.com.
The Blue Jackets got pummeled in Raleigh...we heard postgame comments from Torts and Cam; the Chris Holtmann Show aired yesterday on the Fan so we listened to some of the coach's comments...Spencer Holbrook of Lettermen Row talked OSU football with us...and Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts talked Buckeye hoops.
Snow is falling in Ohio and Dave Biddle is on vacation. But the show must go on! Steve Helwagen joins Dan Rubin to predict how Ohio State's offensive and defensive lines will look once the pads come back on. Also, Chris Holtmann and Co. are cruising. Current projections have the Buckeyes as an NCAA Tournament No. 1 seed. Can they win it all? Spend 5ish with us this a.m, 'Nutters! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Who will be Ohio State's starting quarterback in 2021? Will the Buckeyes actively look at the portal to try and find a player that can boost their secondary? Is Tennessee courting Al Washington for their defensive coordinator job and will he stay at OSU? These are some of the many topics Steve Helwagen and Dave Biddle tackle on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
MarkRogersTV, "The Voice of College Football", is joined by Steve Helwagen of 247 Sports Bucknuts, Tony Gerdeman of Buckeye Scoop and Kevin Noon of Rivals Buckeye Grove to discuss Ohio State's recent personnel and coaching changes. For complete college football coverage visit markrogerstv.com.
Justin Fields is gone but Olave is sticking around...the Blue Jackets get their first win...Chris Holtmann previews OSU/Purdue...Jeremy Birmingham of Lettermen Row talked OSU football with us and Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts talked Buckeye football AND basketball.
We are already big fans of 2021. The year of course began with Ohio State's 49-28 beatdown of Clemson in the College Football Playoff at the Sugar Bowl on Friday. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to look back on that glorious game, look ahead to the national championship matchup with Alabama and more. All of that is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
The rematch featuring Ohio State and Clemson in the College Football Playoff semifinals is just four days away. Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle on the Monday 5ish for a deep dive on the matchup between the No. 2 Tigers (10-1) and the No. 3 Buckeyes (6-0). Plus, would Urban Meyer do well as an NFL head coach? All of that and more is coming your way. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
We mourned the cancellation of THE GAME while celebrating OSU's basketball victory at Notre Dame. Urban Meyer joined us to discuss a variety of topics and Steve Helwagen of Bucknuts checked in to give his take on Ohio State football and basketball.
Ohio State-Michigan is scheduled for this Saturday. Will "The Game" get played? If it doesn't and the Buckeyes can't find another opponent to play this week, will the Big Ten waive the six-game minimum rule to make the Big Ten Championship Game? Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle on the Monday 5ish to talk in detail about all of that and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
MarkRogersTV, "The Voice of College Football", welcomes Steve Helwagen of 247 Sports' Bucknuts, Kevin Noon of Rivals' Buckeye Grove and Tony Gerdeman of Buckeye Scoop for Ohio State Buckeyes LIVE. This week the guys breakdown Ohio State's upcoming game with Michigan State, CoVid threats to THE GAME, and more. For complete college football coverage go to markrogerstv.com.
Ohio State is 4-0, ranked No. 3 in the country and is coming off a win of a top-10 team. Therefore, everyone in Buckeye Nation is of course ... complaining? Yes, that's right. And you can add us to the list of spoiled brats because we wonder aloud on today's show what is wrong with the Buckeyes' defense this season and whether it can be fixed. However, the good news is that Ohio State looks like an elite team -- especially an elite offense -- for large chunks of games. They also appear to have the Big Ten title on near lockdown. The Buckeyes will travel to Illinois this Saturday, and Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle on today's show to talk about OSU's defense, how Kerry Coombs is doing as defensive coordinator, the upcoming matchup with the Fighting Illini and much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
There is plenty to talk about on this extended version of the Bucknuts Morning 5 as Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle. Among the many topics on the agenda is the unbelievable story of Ohio State defensive tackle Haskell Garrett, who didn't just play on Saturday against Nebraska; he dominated. Also on the docket: * Overall impressions of Justin Fields and the Buckeyes' offense. * Thoughts on OSU's defense in Kerry Coombs' first game as coordinator. * A look-ahead to this Saturday night's matchup at 0-1 Penn State. All of that and much more is coming your way on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
It is a glorious day in the world of Ohio State and Big Ten football, and we are not even close to being done talking about it yet. On this emergency edition of the podcast, Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to discuss everything that has happened so far with football back on in the Big Ten this fall, and what questions remain unanswered. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
Just when you thought things could not get more ridiculous in the Big Ten, word leaked that the conference is now considering starting its football season in late November of this year. Because, obviously if it's not safe to play in September it would be safe to play in late November. Do you feel the sarcasm there? Steve Helwagen joins Dave Biddle to discuss the latest craziness in the Big Ten, the great job by Ohio State's football parents at Saturday's rally outside Ohio Stadium, and senior defensive tackle Haskell Garrett thankfully being in stable condition after suffering a gunshot wound to the face on Saturday. All of that and more is on the Monday 5ish. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices