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12 Buckeyes Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 18:57:00 EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The 2016 NFL Draft was a marquee event for Ohio State football -- in terms of quality and quantity -- as 11 of the first 102 picks were Buckeyes, including five in the first round, and all nine position groups represented with at least one player selected. The final tally from the encore day of the draft, held at the Auditorium Theater in downtown Chicago: two more Buckeyes were chosen in Rounds 4-7 giving Ohio State 12 total draft picks to lead all programs nationally.

NFL Draft Day 2 Tweet-Cap

Sat, 30 Apr 2016 09:45:00 EDT

Ohio State sets modern-day NFL Draft record with 10 selections in first three rounds

10 Selections -- So Far -- Set Multiple NFL Draft Records

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 23:29:00 EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Five more Ohio State Buckeyes were selected on the second evening of the 2016 NFL Draft, held at the Auditorium Theater in downtown Chicago. In the process, the picks helped Ohio State to set an NFL Draft record for most picks through three rounds and tie the NFL Draft mark for most picks in the first two rounds.

NFL Draft 1st Round Tweet-cap

Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:38:00 EDT

A Twitter recap of the first round of the 2016 NFL Draft, where five Buckeyes were selected.

Five Buckeyes Selected in NFL Draft 1st Round

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:51:00 EDT

An Ohio State-record tying five Buckeyes were selected in the first-round of the 2016 NFL Draft Thursday evening at the Auditorium Theater in Chicago. The five No. 1 selections are the second-most ever for a first round at the draft, tying the 2006 Ohio State class for that distinction. The five first-round Buckeyes feature three of the Top 10 picks in the draft, a first for Ohio State's program.

Buckeyes Play Football with Local Kids at PLAY 60 Clinic

Thu, 28 Apr 2016 09:39:00 EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio – The five former Ohio State Buckeyes who are in Chicago this week to attend the NFL Draft played football with local children Wednesday as part of an NFL-sponsored youth clinic. The event was held in Grant Park at the NFL PLAY 60 Clinic Field and was presented by Danimals.

Coaches dish on the draftees

Wed, 27 Apr 2016 10:31:00 EDT

Alford, Coombs, Fickell and Johnson discuss the latest crop of Buckeyes headed to the NFL Draft

QB Burrow, Young Buckeyes Stand Out in Ohio State Spring Game

Sat, 16 Apr 2016 17:10:00 EDT

Last year at this time, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer was enjoying his embarrassment of riches. This year's spring game was all about auditioning inexperienced players and trying to build a depth chart for the fall. With just six starters returning, Meyer needed to see how many of the young players would perform when playing full speed in the annual spring game Saturday - particularly quarterbacks Joe Burrow and Stephen Collier, one of whom will back up J.T. Barrett in the fall and likely succeed him when he moves on.

Ohio State Player Quotes - Spring Game

Sat, 16 Apr 2016 17:07:00 EDT

J.T. Barrett, Jerome Baker, Marshon Lattimore, and Dante Booker discuss the team's performance following the 2016 LiFE Sports Spring Game

Urban Meyer Press Conference Transcript - Spring Game

Sat, 16 Apr 2016 16:57:00 EDT

Ohio State Head Coach Urban Meyer meets with the media following the 2016 LiFE Sports Spring Game

Ohio Stadium Has Reached Capacity for Spring Game

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 19:45:00 EDT

Tickets are no longer available for purchase. Fans who have previously purchased tickets and students with BUCKID will be admitted into the LiFE SPORTS Spring Game, presented by Nationwide Insurance.

Saturday: a Good Day for a Spring Game & Sunshine

Fri, 15 Apr 2016 12:49:00 EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- It's going to be a sun's-out, fun Saturday for the 2016 Ohio State LiFE Sports Spring Game, presented by Nationwide, with the weather forecast nothing short of lovely -- 71 degrees and sunny skies with a slight breeze from the southeast -- and a team of young Buckeyes battling it out on the field in front of hopefully 100,000 fans. By noon Friday, 77,000 tickets had been sold.

Ohio State Spring Football Game to Air on BTN

Wed, 13 Apr 2016 11:32:00 EDT

The Ohio State spring game will kick off at 1:30 p.m. ET Saturday in Ohio Stadium. Fans can watch the action live via television broadcast on BTN or on streaming and mobile devices at In addition, the exhibition will re-air eight times starting at 10 p.m. Saturday evening through April 21.

Ohio State ties NFL Draft Invite Record

Tue, 12 Apr 2016 19:35:00 EDT

The Ohio State football program holds or is near the top of a handful of NFL Draft records, including most draft picks in one year (first with 14 in 2004), all-time first-round picks (second with 69) and all-time draft picks (third with 416), and today the school tied the all-time record with five players invited to the NFL Draft, set for April 28-30 in Chicago at Roosevelt University's Auditorium Theatre. Alabama also had five invites to the NFL Draft, in 2012.

The Appeal: 100,000 Fans for Spring Game

Mon, 11 Apr 2016 16:45:00 EDT

It's spring game week on the campus of The Ohio State University and coach Urban Meyer is hoping for another huge crowd this year that will give the younger members of his team the thrill of playing in front of 100,000 fans in Ohio Stadium.