4 to 6 with A&B: A show about the Ohi...

Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis discuss Ohio State football and recruiting. From Ohio Stadium to the Woody Hayes Athletic Center and all the highways connecting Big Ten country, they cover the most important stories surrounding one of the biggest programs in college football.

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Ohio State & Alabama lead NFL draft with 10 pla...
51 min
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Who is QB1?
66 min
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What to watch for at Ohio State's spring game
58 min
4
Bill goes to Ohio State practice
46 min
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Ohio State spring practice, the NFL draft & rec...
60 min
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Is Ryan Day a top 5 coach in college football? ...
59 min
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10 Buckeyes to watch during spring practice + O...
64 min
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The future of Ohio State recruiting in Ohio
54 min
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Which position group is Ohio State's strength i...
62 min
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Dane Brugler scouts Ohio State's draft prospects
39 min
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Is Ohio State maximizing potential based on rec...
68 min
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Ryan Day promotes from within & EA Sports annou...
59 min
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Buckeyes projected 2021 depth chart + Greg Matt...
70 min
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Who is staying & who is leaving?
67 min
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Ohio State's gameplan falls short vs. Alabama
60 min
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National Championship predictions & mailbag que...
65 min
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How do the Buckeyes stack up vs. Alabama?
62 min
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Ohio State gets revenge vs. Clemson. Will play ...
58 min
19
Sugar Bowl Eve
52 min
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Ohio State vs. Clemson preview & predictions
46 min
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It's Sugar Bowl week. Can Ohio State pull the u...
59 min
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Dabo Swinney ranks Ohio State 11th
59 min
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Ohio State vs. Clemson in the Sugar Bowl
54 min
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If the Buckeyes win, are they in?
55 min
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Playoff picture, Big Ten title & national signi...
49 min
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Ohio State will officially play for a Big Ten t...
56 min
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Ohio State-Michigan canceled
9 min
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What did Ohio State's win over MSU prove? Waiti...
36 min
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Buckeyes set to travel to Michigan State
43 min
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Will Ohio State be eligible for the Big Ten tit...
60 min
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Ohio State vs. Illinois canceled. Big Ten Champ...
14 min
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Ohio State ranked behind 1-loss Clemson. Recrui...
58 min
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At least the Buckeyes aren't Nebraska
61 min
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Subscriber Q&A: Is this the worst top 10 game O...
70 min
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Is Indiana fake good or a real test for Ohio St...
62 min
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Former Buckeyes LB Joshua Perry joins the show!
46 min
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Ohio State @ Maryland canceled
17 min
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Buckeyes remain unbeaten
66 min
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Will Justin Fields win the Heisman?
55 min
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Yes, Ohio State is good enough to win it all
54 min
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Ohio State recruiting update, subscriber Q&A, P...
65 min
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Ohio State beats Nebraska: season opener recap
63 min
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Subscriber Q&A, game picks & 5 star DE Jack Sawyer
59 min
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Game week is finally here. Who are the 10 most ...
60 min
45
Runza damn ball
67 min
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2020 season over/unders & position preview: d-l...
65 min
47
Subscriber Q&A: Who are the breakout players on...
63 min
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Practice observations & position preview: WR
63 min
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How long will the Buckeyes reign in the Big Ten?
65 min
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Watching a CFB Saturday with the Buckeyes on th...
55 min
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Will 2020 Ohio State really be better than 2019?
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis answer subscriber questions! This year's Ohio State team is being hyped as better than last year's squad. Is that really the case? What type of production will come from the running back group after losing J.K Dobbins? How will postponements impact Big Ten Championship game eligibility? Plus, more!
68 min
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New schedule, QB breakdown & recruiting update
Ari & Bill break down the new 2020 schedule. The guys start off their position previews with the most important position of the field: QB. Plus, what's the impact of the dead period getting extended to Jan. 1?
63 min
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The Big Ten is back & Ohio State can compete fo...
The Athletic's Bill Landis & Ari Wasserman discuss the news that Big Ten football is back! The season will start the weekend of Oct. 23-24 & the Buckeyes will play a 9 game schedule. What's next for Wyatt Davis and Shaun Wade? Plus, Buckeyes fans get 1 more season of Justin Fields at QB. Subscribe to The Athletic for Ohio State coverage all season long: www.theathletic.com/4-6
59 min
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Breaking News: Wyatt Davis opts out
The Athletic's Ohio State beat writer Bill Landis & The Athletic's National Recruiting Analyst Ari Wasserman discuss Wyatt Davis' decision to opt out the day after Ryan Day made a public plea to the Big Ten to play football this fall. Subscribe to The Athletic for $1: theathletic.com/4-6
10 min
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Subscriber Q&A: Will we hear from the Big Ten s...
The Athletic's Bill Landis & Ari Wasserman answer subscriber questions on what's going to happen with the Big Ten and whether they think we'll get some news in the next week or so, on Justin Fields practicing with the team and what they think that might mean for the chances of him playing in an OSU uniform again, some more on offensive line recruiting and what they think would be the best position battles if they do have to play in the spring.
69 min
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Why can't the Power 5 get on the same page?
The Big Ten vote has been revealed & it was an 11-3 vote to postpone the season. Why can't the Power 5 get on the same page? During the podcast President Trump tweeted "Had a very productive conversation with Kevin Warren, Commissioner of the Big Ten Conference, about immediately starting up Big Ten football. Would be good (great!) for everyone - Players, Fans, Country. On the one yard line!". The podcast is officially off the rails. Plus, the debut of 'On the Trail'.
63 min
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Subscriber Q&A: Could the Buckeyes claim a titl...
Ari & Bill miss on the field football, but recruiting battles are keeping Ohio State in the game right now. Other than Fields, which player that will most likely not play in the winter/ spring will be the hardest to replace? With HS seasons getting cancelled, how many early enrollees do you expect in the 2021 recruiting class? Chicago or New York style pizza? Plus, more questions!
65 min
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Warren: Big Ten decision is final
Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren says the Presidents will not revisit the decision to postpone the college football season and the decision is final. Ari & Bill react and discuss whether the other power 5 conferences that are still scheduled to play will actually take the field. Class of '22 Linebacker Dasan McCollough commits to Ohio State.
59 min
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Looking Ahead To A Possible 2021 Spring Season
The dust has settled, as Bill and Ari wonder what a 2021 Spring college football could look like. What would need to happen in order for that to occur?
65 min
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2020 Big Ten Football Season Has Been Postponed
The Big Ten has officially postponed the 2020 football season. The Athletic's Bill Landis and Ari Wasserman react to the unprecedented decision. How did this decision happen? What does this mean moving forward for the Buckeyes and the rest of college football?
60 min
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Ohio State schedule released; Michigan game mov...
The Big Ten finally released the 2020 conference-only schedule. Ohio State kicks off on Thursday 9/3 vs. Illinois & Michigan game has been moved up to October 24th. The Athletic's Bill Landis & Ari Wasserman react to the news. Plus, Justin Fields has been named a captain & has stated he intends to play his final season in Columbus.
57 min
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Bruce Feldman joins the show + Mailbag!
The Athletic's Bruce Feldman joins Ari & Bill to discuss the Buckeyes that made his annual 'Freaks List'. RB Master Teague landed in the top 10 because of his explosiveness & DT Tommy Togiai was ranked #42 because of his strength. Plus, mailbag questions! SUBSCRIBE to The Athletic: www.theathletic.com/4-6 (40% off)
45 min
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Ohio State vs. Clemson: A rivalry on & off the ...
The Athletic's Bill Landis & Ari Wasserman discuss Jordan Hancock's decision to flip from Clemson to Ohio State. The rivalry on & off the field between these two programs is heating up. Where would Ohio State be right now if they didn't sign Dwayne Haskins? Bruce Feldman's 2020 edition of his 'freaks list' is out! Ohio State RB Master Teague & DT Tommy Togiai both made the cut.
57 min
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Buckeyes back doing voluntary workouts. Mailbag!
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis react to Ohio State resuming voluntary workouts. Bill details exactly what that means for players & coaches. Plus, mailbag questions on recruiting, the defensive line, Tony Grimes, Justin Fields & some fun Big Ten hypotheticals. Subscribe to The Athletic for 40% off: www.theathletic.com/4-6
67 min
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Big Ten cancels non-conference games. Should Oh...
Ohio State's schedule has officially changed. Ari & Bill react to the decision, answer some questions and discuss hypotheticals. Should the Buckeyes open with Michigan? Can Notre Dame be an honorary partial Big Ten member? Plus, what it might look like if things drag on and they have to play in the spring?
61 min
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Urban Meyer vs. Ryan Day
Ari & Bill answer listener questions. What are the 3 most rewatchable non-Michigan non-bowl games in Ohio State history? Who is flying under the radar on the 2020 roster? Will the college football season be played in the spring? If so, will draft eligible players sit out? Plus, the guys compare and contrast Ryan Day & Urban Meyer's strengths & weaknesses. For a 7-day free trial and 40% off a subscription to The Athletic use www.theathletic.com/4-6
67 min
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Can Justin Fields be the best Buckeyes QB of al...
Ari & Bill answer questions from The Athletic subscribers. Will Justin Fields finish his Ohio State career as the best Buckeyes QB of all-time? Will TreVeyon Henderson make an impact his freshman season? Where is Ohio State's most difficult road game in 2020? Who will be a late addition to the 2021 class? What is the best sandwich in fast food? + more! For a 7-day free trial and 40% off a subscription to The Athletic use www.theathletic.com/4-6
52 min
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Bama back on the schedule + a recruiting update
Bill and Ari discuss Ohio State's home-and-home with Alabama, and what we think the programs and coaching staffs might look like then. They they discuss some recent recruiting developments, including J.C. Latham committing to Alabama, and where the Buckeyes might turn to finish out their No. 1 2021 recruiting class.
63 min
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State of the Program: National Title or Bust
The Athletic's Bill Landis & Ari Wasserman discuss their annual 'State of the Program'. The Buckeyes are National Championship contenders and the feeling of 'National Championship or bust' is more prevalent now than maybe ever in Columbus.
64 min
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Best recruiting class...ever?
Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis discuss the latest 2021 commitments for Ohio State, and how the program is trending toward signing the best class of the modern recruiting era. They break down the return of Buckeye football players to campus next month, and what that means for the prospects of a 2020 season. And they tackle this question: If you had to replace Ryan Day with another current head coach in the Big Ten, who would you pick? Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
72 min
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Subscriber Q&A: Will the 2020 schedule be conde...
Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis answer questions from The Athletic subscribers. Where does Justin Fields rank among QBs in the 2021 NFL Draft class? Is it possible the 2021 recruiting rankings are incomplete because of COVID19's impact on talent evaluation? Will the 2020 schedule change due to the pandemic? Is a return to Ohio State in the cards for Urban Meyer in the future? Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
68 min
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Does Ohio State's draft success mean Urban Meye...
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis react to how the NFL Draft played out over the weekend. KJ Hill was projected to go in the 3rd round but didn't come off the board until the 7th. Why? Is Ohio State's draft success a reason to question whether Urban Meyer underachieved in Columbus? Plus, why did Kirby Smart keep 5th round pick Jake Fromm when he could have had potential first round pick Justin Fields?Subscribe to The Athletic (40%): www.theathletic.com/4-6
85 min
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Analyzing draft positioning for Ohio State players
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis react to Ohio State receiver Jaelen Gill entering the transfer portal. The NFL Draft is this week and many former Buckeyes will be selected. How do Ari & Bill rank the OSU prospects compared to the pro scouts and draft experts? Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40%: www.theathletic.com/4-6
61 min
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Subscriber Q&A: Will the Buckeyes play in 2020?
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis answer subscriber questions about Ohio State football past & present. Which Buckeyes will be All-Americans in 2020? What will the offensive scheme look like in year 2 under Ryan Day? Who will be the top 3 pass catchers this season? Are you optimistic about the 2020 season happening? +more! Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
67 min
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Fan Survey Results & Spring Game Mock Draft
Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis review The Athletic's Ohio State fan survey results. Plus, in honor of the spring game, which was supposed to be played this weekend, the guys draft the 20 best players on the Buckeyes roster to play on team Ari & team Bill. Subscribe to The Athletic & get 40% off your first year: www.theathletic.com/4-6
74 min
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Special Guest - Eddie George
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis catch up with former Ohio State great & Heisman Trophy winner Eddie George. Plus, the Buckeyes picked up another key recruit this week and Bill watched the 2002 National Championship game for the first time. Subscribe to The Athletic for 40% off your first year: www.theathletic.com/4-6
61 min
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The Perfect Solution to the RB Problem
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis talk about former Oklahoma RB Trey Sermon and his decision to transfer to Ohio State. Sermon rushed for more than 2000 yards in 3 years at OU and is the perfect solution to the Buckeyes injury issues at running back. Plus, a full breakdown of the best frozen pizzas to enjoy during social isolation & subscriber questions. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
83 min
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Remote Recruiting & Mailbag Questions
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis discuss a busy week on the Ohio State recruiting trail. The guys listen to Ari's discussion with Buckeyes AD Gene Smith about his decision to suspend recruiting travel before the NCAA set their own guidelines. Plus, mailbag questions from The Athletic subscribers. SUBSCRIBE to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
55 min
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Early Enrollees Making Instant Impact
Bill and Ari go player by player with Ohio State's 14 early enrollees and project what we'll see from them this spring, in the 2020 season and long term — with a quick detour to discuss Ari's fast food adventures on his recruiting trip to North Carolina. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
72 min
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Do the Buckeyes have a Crisis at Running Back a...
The Athletic's Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis react to the news that Buckeyes #1 running back Master Teague is out for the remainder of the spring with an achilles injury. The severity of the injury will determine whether Ohio State will pick up a transfer running back. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
45 min
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Spring Football Preview Part II, Ryan Day's New...
Ari & Bill preview the defense for spring football & Bill gets really sad about a position change. Plus, Ryan Day signs a new contract and Ohio State players are at the NFL Combine. SUBSCRIBE to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
53 min
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Spring Football Preview Part I, Luke Fickell Tu...
Ari Wasserman & Bill Landis are back to discuss the latest news on Ohio State football. Ryan Day has dismissed two players from the team. Former Buckeyes coach Luke Fickell turned down Michigan State to stay at Cincinnati. Spring football kicks off in two weeks, what work will get done on the offensive side of the football? Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
60 min
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National Signing Day #2
Now that Cameron Martinez is signed, Ari and Bill dive into which side of the ball he'll play on; and discuss whether or not Luke Fickell should take the Michigan State job and what that would mean for Ohio State. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
56 min
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Buckeyes Defense in 2020
Ari & Bill dive into what Ohio State's defensive unit will look like in 2020 after losing key pieces like Chase Young and Jeff Okudah. Plus, new defensive coordinator Kerry Coombs is already landing top talent on the recruiting trail. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
69 min
85
Buckeyes Offense in 2020
Ari & Bill dive into what Ohio State's offensive attack will look like in 2020. Justin Fields is a returning superstar but who will play around him? Take a first look (and listen) at the Buckeyes 2020 offensive depth chart. Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
61 min
86
To Tweet, or Not to Tweet
Ari regrets sending a tweet during the National Championship game. Is it ok to say Ohio State is better than Clemson even though the Buckeyes lost the head-to-head to the Tigers at the Fiesta Bowl? Bill give his take on how OSU would have stacked up vs. LSU. The Big Ten West is already getting offseason and the guys aren't buying it. Ryan Day's press conference i this afternoon, what question(s) should Bill ask? Plus, a recruiting update as we are 3 weeks away from National Signing Day 2.0 Subscribe to The Athletic (40% off): www.theathletic.com/4-6
59 min
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Roster Update, Coaching Changes & 2020 Predictions
Key Buckeyes have declared for the NFL Draft and others have decided to stay at Ohio State. Corey Dennis is hired as QB Coach. Will the young coach have success coaching Justin Fields in Ryan Day's offense? Ari & Bill make predictions for the 2020 season: Will Ohio State make the playoff again next season? Will Justin Fields wins the Heisman Trophy? Will Kerry Coombs return to Columbus? Will a scholarship QB transfer out of the program? Will Paris Johnson be a freshman starter? Will Baron Browning be a full-time inside linebacker? The Athletic College Football is LIVE in New Orleans on Saturday, January 11th from noon-3ct at The House of Blues. For tickets go to www.theathletic.com/houseofblues Subscribe to The Athletic for 40% off: www.theathletic.com/4-6
57 min
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Season Ends with Controversy
Ohio State's season is over and Buckeyes fans are angry about controversial calls. Ari & Bill discuss all the missed opportunities OSU had in the redzone and how the anger from this one is going linger for awhile. Justin Fields had a very successful 1st season in Columbus, despite throwing a last-minute INT. What will he look like in year 2 under Ryan Day? Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% by using www.theathletic.com/4-6
53 min
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Fiesta Bowl: Part 3 of 3
It's finally time to make predictions. Will Ohio State be heading to New Orleans for the National Championship or does the season end in the desert? Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% by using www.theathletic.com/4-6
47 min
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Fiesta Bowl: Part 2 of 3
Ari & Bill are together in Scottsdale for Fiesta Bowl media day. Ari talks about his convo with Urban Meyer. Jeff Hafley spoke to the the media for the first time since taking the BC job. 3 offensive lineman announce that they will be back in 2020. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% by using www.theathletic.com/4-6
33 min
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Fiesta Bowl: Part 1 of 3
Merry Christmas from Uncle Ari & Cousin Bill! Ohio State is 3 days away from Fiesta Bowl kickoff vs. #3 Clemson. Justin Fields says he's not yet 100% after suffering a knee injury vs. Penn State. How concerned should fans be about those comments? Both Ohio State and Clemson are both playing to disrespect card during media availability in Phoenix. Will the Buckeyes play 2 safeties on the field like they did against Wisconsin and Michigan? Stay tuned, Ari and Bill we back tomorrow for more updates from the desert. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% by using www.theathletic.com/4-6
34 min
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Hafley leaves for BC. Early Signing Day Preview
Ari & Bill discuss Jeff Hafley leaving for Boston College, what it means for Ohio State, who Day might get to replace him — former OSU assistant Kerry Coombs — is at the top of that list; then the guys previewed signing day. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% by using www.theathletic.com/4-6
51 min
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Buckeyes to face Clemson in Fiesta Bowl
Ari and Bill are back from Indy and are at The Woody Hayes Athletic Center. Ohio State will play Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl because the Buckeyes win over Wisconsin wasn't enough to keep Ohio State #1. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% off an annual subscription. www.theathletic.com/4-6
34 min
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Buckeyes Rout Michigan 56-27
Ari & Bill take a deep dive into Ohio State's win at Michigan and discuss the state of the rivalry. The Buckeyes will have a rematch with Wisconsin for the Big Ten title. Subscribe to The Athletic and get 40% off your annual subscription! www.theathletic.com/4-6
52 min
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The 2010s: All-Decade Buckeyes
Ari Wasserman and Bill Landis look back at the last 10 years of Buckeyes Football. The guys remember all the great players, coaches and games over the last decade including Ohio State's famous CFB Playoff National Championship. Subscribe to The Athletic using this special link and get 40% off. www.theathletic.com/4-6
42 min
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Ryan Day and Justin Fields Growing Together
Ohio State made critical mistakes against Penn State but still dominated in all three phases of the game. What does it say about the Buckeyes? It's Michigan week. Ryan Day and Jim Harbaugh will meet for the first time. Ari remarks how fascinating it is to cover a successful program with a young 1st year head coach. Justin Fields showed his true dual threat ability for the 1st time this season. Subscribe to The Athletic and get 40% off your annual subscription. www.theathletic.com/4-6
64 min
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Sleepwalking through Rutgers. Awake for Penn State
Ohio State sleepwalks in New Jersey and beats Rutgers 56-21. Justin Fields continues to look like one of the best QBs in college football. Ryan Day has handled his 1st year starter perfectly. Ari isn't impressed by Penn State's speed and thinks it could be a blowout. Vegas is in agreement and set the line at -18. The guys play out some different CFB Playoff scenarios. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% on your annual subscription. www.theathletic.com/4-6
57 min
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Inside Ohio State Recruiting
A quick update on Ohio State DE Chase Young then Ari & Bill go inside Ohio State recruiting. How is the 2020 class and beyond coming together? Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% your annual subscription by going to www.theathletic.com/4-6
59 min
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EMERGENCY POD: Chase Young vs. NCAA
Ari & Bill react to the breaking news that Ohio State DE Chase Young is out indefinitely due to a possible NCAA violation. Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% off your annual subscription. www.theathletic.com/4-6
19 min
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National Championship Favorites
According to oddsmakers, Ohio State is officially the favorite to win the National Championship. The Florida State head coaching job is now open and USC will potentially come open as well. Would former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer consider taking either job? Subscribe to The Athletic and save 40% on your annual subscription by going to www.theathletic.com/4-6
56 min