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Urban F. Meyer (THE CLOSER)

Discussion in 'Buckeye Football' started by MD Buckeye, Aug 28, 2018.

  1. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.

  2. MililaniBuckeye

    MililaniBuckeye The satanic soulless freight train that is Ohio St Staff Member Tech Admin

    Helluva DL when Nick Bosa isn't even a starter...
    Cratylus and brodybuck21 like this.
  3. sparcboxbuck

    sparcboxbuck What happened to my ¤cash?

    Was just going to post the same. Unreal.
  4. OregonBuckeye

    OregonBuckeye Semper Fi Buckeyes

    Simon at DT makes no sense
    MGMT, Jagdaddy, bukIpower and 3 others like this.
  5. zincfinger

    zincfinger Gert Frobe-approved

    You wouldn't think so, given that the guy weighs 260 lbs and played DE in college (and LB in the NFL). Then again, he's probably not too far off of Luke Fickell's playing weight. But I'm going to need Cam Johnston as my punter.
  6. TheMightyQuinn

    TheMightyQuinn "The future is bright at Ohio State."

    Simon at DT instead of Bennett is dumb.
  7. OregonBuckeye

    OregonBuckeye Semper Fi Buckeyes

    Also, Olave over Devin Smith? Maybe after next year but as of now you gotta go with Smith
  8. bukIpower

    bukIpower Senior

    No Lattimore? Pshh...

    If this was an Urban team there would be ORs at every position anyways. I'll take a shot..

    WR- Smith
    WR- Thomas
    OT- Jones

    DE- Joey Bosa
    DT- Bennett
    DT- Washington
    DE- Chase Young
    OLB- Shazier
    OLB- Lee
    DB- Lattimore
    DB- Ward
    S- Bell
    S- Hooker
    Last edited: Apr 8, 2020
  9. pianobuck46

    pianobuck46 pianobuck46

    Helluva team. Too bad we'll never get a chance to see it on the field.
  10. Wells4Heisman

    Wells4Heisman Fifth Year Freshman

    One of the only positives about this quarantine has been watching numerous Buckeye replays from 2012-2018.
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  11. mendensa

    mendensa Senior

    Watched the OSU vs. Cincy game today
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  12. ShowMeBuck

    ShowMeBuck You know what? Chicken butt.

    IDK man. Olave has a wider array of skills to me

    Smith had the deep ball, yes but I think I’d take Olave of the two.
  13. OSUBasketballJunkie

    OSUBasketballJunkie Never Forget 31-0

  14. OregonBuckeye

    OregonBuckeye Semper Fi Buckeyes

    I'm just basing it on overall body of work. Smith's is hands down better at this point. I agree that Olave seems to be a more well-rounded receiver and could surpass Smith after this season.
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  15. ScriptOhio

    ScriptOhio Everybody is somebody else's weirdo.


    Joe Burrow just capped off arguably the best season from any college quarterback ever with a Heisman Trophy and two blowout wins in the college football playoff before he's selected No. 1 overall in the NFL Draft.

    He didn't do any of that as Ohio State's starting quarterback, because Urban Meyer ultimately rode with Dwayne Haskins instead. But even in hindsight, Meyer's at peace with that decision.

    “Dwayne Haskins is probably the best quarterback ever to play at Ohio State,” Meyer said.

    Still, Meyer thinks highly of Burrow, saying that he did a good job of catching up and improving despite not being at Haskins’ level when the two were both in Columbus.

    “Joe was a little behind. You know why? Joe was also Mr. Ohio in basketball and they had a great team in the state championships, and he’s just one of those all-purpose tough guy leaders,” Meyer said. “Joe Burrow is a no brainer. Absolute no brainer. Can he throw as accurately as Dwayne? He’s improved, but he wasn’t that way. But his leadership skills, his toughness, competitive — you talk about a competitive maniac, that’s who Joe Burrow is.”

    We can debate this till the end of time, but at the end of the day, if every decision in my life was like deciding between Joe Burrow and Dwayne Haskins, I would be an extremely happy individual.

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