This Is No Way To Act In A Buffalo Wild Wings, Ohio State Fan

From The Big Lead comes this video of a very loud and presumably very drunk Ohio State fan basking in the glory of his team's national championship victory, all in the service of education his fellow Buffalo Wild Wings patrons. » 1/15/15 2:18pm 1/15/15 2:18pm

Ohio State's Loss To Va Tech Was The Worst Ever By A National Champ

It's nearly inconceivable that a national championship team, one that defeated the top two teams in the country with its third-string quarterback, lost earlier in the season to a school that had a losing conference record and barely qualified for a bowl game. But somehow Virginia Tech defeated Ohio State, by two… » 1/13/15 5:10pm 1/13/15 5:10pm

CrossFit Sues "Competitor" For Revealing Its Injury Rates

CrossFit, America's high school weight room for adults, is suing the National Strength and Conditioning Association for publishing a study it says is "based on data that is objectively false" and "intended to scare participants away from CrossFit." » 7/10/14 5:47pm 7/10/14 5:47pm

Jared Sullinger Gets Sad About Ohio State Losing, Trey Burke Rubs It In

Jared Sullinger went to Ohio State, so he was understandably upset to discover that his alma mater just got upset by Dayton. Trey Burke went to Michigan, so he was understandably eager to push the retweet button. » 3/20/14 2:59pm 3/20/14 2:59pm

Sad Urban Meyer Eats Papa John's After Loss

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Michigan State Beats OSU, Saves Us From One Final BCS Controversy

Michigan State beat Ohio State 34-24 in the Big Ten championship and will go to the Rose Bowl. Above all else, this saves us the grief of having to listen to an aggrieved SEC or BIG Ten fan base had it come down to an unbeaten Ohio State or Auburn against Florida State. It's going to be Auburn and everyone… » 12/08/13 12:37am 12/08/13 12:37am

Evan Turner Is Ready For The Big Ten Championship

Former Buckeye and current 76er Evan Turner is sporting a Marcus Hall-inspired shirt in anticipation of Ohio State's game against Michigan State later tonight. » 12/07/13 1:50pm 12/07/13 1:50pm

"Mark May, Suck On These Nuts": Your OSU-MSU GameDay Sign Roundup

ESPN brought the College GameDay crew to freezing-old Indianapolis for the Big Ten Championship game today between undefeated Ohio State and one-defeated Michigan State. Turns out people don't like Mark May. Who knew? » 12/07/13 12:40pm 12/07/13 12:40pm

Ohio State Reacts To Auburn Upset Over Alabama

Whether Ohio State will actually get to, or deserves to play in, the BCS Championship is a debate we only have to endure for a few more months. Nevertheless, OSU is undefeated and Alabama no longer is. The Buckeyes are in a better position than they were when they barely survived Michigan and they're pumped up. » 11/30/13 8:25pm 11/30/13 8:25pm

Ohio State Band Performance Reenacts Civil War, Gettysburg Address

The Ohio State marching band is back doing fun stuff. This time it's celebrating the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address, and it's complete with marching soldiers and firing cannons. Very cool! » 11/24/13 2:53pm 11/24/13 2:53pm

The Illinois Student Section Is The Saddest

So much sadness for the Illini faithful these days. The latest insult came today as Illinois hosted Ohio State and did not go well. The Buckeyes rolled 60-35 and the student section was so barren it couldn't even spell shit out with signs. » 11/16/13 6:30pm 11/16/13 6:30pm

Women's College Hockey Brawl Sets NCAA Record

On Friday night, after the final horn sounded on a not-particularly-chippy game between Bemidji State and Ohio State, the teams clashed in a massive brawl that saw 287 penalty minutes and 19 game disqualifications, both NCAA records for any division or gender. » 11/11/13 10:35am 11/11/13 10:35am

Show Us Your Tats: Northwestern-Ohio State GameDay Sign Roundup

The nerds near Chicago are hosting Ohio State tonight and also ESPN's College Gameday this morning. Be sure to grab your dictionary and the, uh, the-other-one-with-the-different-words-that mean-the-same-thing-ary. You'll need them both to get most of these signs. » 10/05/13 10:09am 10/05/13 10:09am

Ohio State School For The Blind Performs Script Ohio

This is pretty cool. The Ohio State School for the Blind performed the famous Script Ohio halftime performance at Buckeyes games in braille. » 9/21/13 2:40pm 9/21/13 2:40pm

Are You A Wash-Out Football Player Who Feels Like Going To Rio In 2016?…

Maurice Clarett, 11 years ago a great running back for Ohio State and a cautionary tale for the last decade, feels like going to the Rio Olympics in 2016. By learning how to play rugby, he may be giving himself a legitimate shot at getting there. » 3/23/13 6:12pm 3/23/13 6:12pm

Reports: The Big Ten Wants Maryland And Rutgers

Pat Forde and ESPN are reporting that serious talks are afoot to fold Maryland and Rutgers into the Big Ten. Not only would that create a 14-member conference that'd surely be the biggest Ten in the world, it would reopen the scabby wound of major conference realignment. The ACC, the Terps' current home, would be… » 11/17/12 6:58pm 11/17/12 6:58pm

Sign Of The Apocalypse: Mass Child Lead Poisoning

For nearly two decades, Sports Illustrated has stirred the tea leaves to discern a weekly Sign of the Apocalypse. Deadspin salutes the magazine's ongoing effort to cover the end of times but declines to cede the scoop on the biggest event in world history. » 10/06/12 2:25pm 10/06/12 2:25pm

Michigan State Coaches Say Ohio State Gave Them Selectively Edited Game…

After Ohio State beat Michigan State today 17-16, the Spartans coaches' bellies ached loudly enough that reporters heard them and wrote that Michigan State's coaches were upset with Ohio State's coaches. Apparently the game film that Ohio State provided in advance of their game was not up to Big Ten conference… » 9/29/12 9:47pm 9/29/12 9:47pm

This Week's Sign Of The Apocalypse

For nearly two decades now, Sports Illustrated has stirred the tea leaves to discern a weekly Sign of the Apocalypse. Deadspin salutes the magazine's ongoing effort to head off the end of times, but declines to quietly cede to SI the scoop on the biggest event in world history. » 9/29/12 1:30pm 9/29/12 1:30pm

Gordon Gee, Ohio State's "Best Recruiter" Of Uncompensated…

On August 1, The Toledo Blade published a story about Gordon Gee, Ohio State's president, and likely the most prominent university president in the country right now. The article says that Gee's enthusiasm for the Buckeyes extends to hands-on football recruiting: » 9/29/12 10:00am 9/29/12 10:00am