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Athlon Archive: Craig Krenzel is a Buckeye Bedrock

Krenzel ushered in Ohio State's return to powerhouse status with the 2002 national title
Athlon Archive: Craig Krenzel is a Buckeye Bedrock

Ohio State’s return to year-in and year-out dominance in the early 2000s was led by the most unlikely of quarterbacks. After a brief audition in 2001, Craig Krenzel became the starting quarterback in 2002. Despite modest numbers, Krenzel led Ohio State to a BCS championship and Fiesta Bowl MVP honors for the Buckeyes’ first national championship in more than 30 years.

 

College Football's 10 Most Intriguing September Non-Conference Matchups of 2015

Connor Cook and the Spartans will get their chance at revenge when they host Oregon on Sept. 12
College Football's 10 Most Intriguing Non-Conference Matchups of 2015

Long before we get to those bitter border and in-state conference wars that have come to define college football, we deal with a slate of non-conference games that, in many years, leave something to be desired.

 

In 2015, however, there are some pretty interesting matchups during the first month of the season that hardcore college football fans should definitely consider must-see TV.

 

Here are the 10 most intriguing non-conference matchups of the 2015 college football season.

 

50 Best Baseball Nicknames Ever

Nicknames and baseball players just seem to go together like bat and ball.
50 Best Baseball Nicknames Ever
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What is it with nicknames and baseball? In high school I played with Doggie, Bird, Soup, Clone, Rooster, T and White Legs. Nicknames and baseball players just seem to go together like bat and ball. For as long as young boys and men have been batting baseballs around, they have given each other descriptive nicknames for facial features, deformed body parts, the way they played the game, hair color and, the most popular, shortening their surnames. In fact, some players with nicknames were given nicknames for their nicknames. 

 

Miami Provides In-Depth Look at Recruiting War Room (Video)

The coaching staff debates whether or not to offer a prospect.
Miami Provides In-Depth Look at Recruiting War Room (Video)

Recruiting is the backbone of any college football program. Every coaching staff spends hours evaluating tape and discussing programs, but recruiting is still an inexact science.

 

And thanks to Miami, we have a pretty good look at what goes on inside the war room at programs while discussing the top prospects.

 

In this video released by the school, the coaching staff is discussing whether or not to offer a prospect that plays safety.

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