All Things Power Spread
All Things Power Spread
FLORIDA STATE 13-0 AUBURN 12-1Read the rest of this entry »
PREGAMEIn a year where the gang (except for Craig) struggled to get to the OSU Bar, watching the “Bowl in the Sun”, in the after effects of the Northeast Snowstorm, seems appropriate. We are all stuck in our homes (I’m still in Pittsburgh), except for, of course, Craig. We are going to have to make it up to Craig during the Basketball Season and next year’s Football. Hopefully the OSU Bar will move back to Times Square (see pic) in a more Sports friendly environment for 2014. I WILL MAKE AN EARLY PREDICTION – there will be a new OSU Bar for 2014, that we will all enjoy on a regular basis and finally get that semi elusive National Championship to officially cement the Urban Meyer era and the Power Spread once and for all!
What we will be doing for years to come!POWER SPREAD AND OSU GREATNESS IS HERE TO STAY! DO YOURSELF A FAVOR, SIT BACK AND ENJOY THE RIDE! Read the rest of this entry »
Clemson 10-2 OSU 12-1Read the rest of this entry »
Ohio State, PS Football Concepts, PS HISTORY, PS Life Concepts
As much as it pains me, this picture above of Charles White about to receive the handoff in the 1980 Rose Bowl out of the Power I says it all. It was the beginning of the end for my beloved Undefeated Buckeyes and their National Championship hopes that season. This was also the beginning of my long running hatred for USC and teams that always seemed to have the Buckeyes number – even unto the present time. It took me a long time to understand why this happened repeatedly to my Buckeyes. I was so excited for the 2008 revenge of the Buckeyes. The debacle that followed fueled even more hatred towards USC, which I finally channeled productively into discovering what was wrong with OSU!? For the first time as a football fan and former player, I had some understanding. Studying this game finally made me realize the part that Concepts, Ideas and Schemes play in the Game of Football as well as the Game of LIfe. It is appropriate that the Offensive mastermind of that ill fated Buckeye loss, Steve Sarkisian, was recently named the new Head Coach at USC. His schemes and game planning had more to do with my wake up call than any other coach out there. Here’s my story… Read the rest of this entry »