Ohio State Football: Can They Keep Their Dominance Going?
The Ohio State University Buckeyes are the most successful team in the Big Ten Conference and have appeared in nine national championships, winning 8. The Michigan Wolverines had been the most accomplished team in the Big Ten until winning their first National Championship in 2004.
Ohio State Football is one of the most followed sports teams in the world. This article will explore the history and recent events that have helped develop Ohio State’s football team. .The Ohio State Buckeyes are the winningest football program in Division I-A history. Ohio State has won six national championships since 2002, and had winning seasons in all but two, 1935 and 1942. Their last losing season was 1949. They have also made 27 bowl appearances, including 8 Rose Bowls, 7 Cotton Bowls and 4 Sugar Bowls.
The Buckeyes have sold out every home game since 1968, a streak that includes 124 straight sellouts.
The Ohio State Buckeyes football team has a long and storied history of excellence in Division I football. The school has won eight national championships, nine conference championships, and six divisional championships. .The Buckeyes have also won two “unofficial national championships” by the Colley Matrix. Ohio State has had only three coaches since its first season in 1890: John Wilce, Paul Brown and Woody Hayes. The Buckeyes have played in over 800 games in their history, including 735 consecutive home games between 1968 and 2016.
OSU has played in a total of five Rose Bowls, one Sugar Bowl, one Orange Bowl, and two Cotton Bowls.
Ohio State Buckeyes – The Ohio State Buckeyes represent The Ohio State University in the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). Their chief rival is Michigan, whom they meet annually in the Big Ten Conference football championship game. Ohio States official colors are scarlet and gray. Their mascot is Brutus, and their stadium is Ohio Stadium.
This past season the Buckeyes were ranked number 4 nationally with an 11-2 record. OSU will be playing in the 2018 Rose Bowl after winning the Big Ten conference title.
OSU is led by head coach Urban Meyer who is entering his seventh season at the helm for the Buckeyes after winning three national titles with Florida, including two BCS Championships in 2006 and 2008. . Ohio State finished the 2009 season ranked #2 in the AP Poll and #3 in the Coaches Poll, after defeating Arkansas 42-14, who was ranked fifth. The Buckeyes have had a 1,000+ yard rusher in each of Meyer’s first five seasons at Ohio State and return Heisman Trophy winner and #1 pick overall in April’s NFL Draft