Urban Meyer Is Still Insane For Tim Tebow And Won't Shut Up

Urban Meyer is delusional. The synapses in his brain are slowly failing to fire in the proper manner. Or maybe the aliens finally came for him. Those are the only explanations we can possibly give for why Meyer appears to be the last person on Earth who still thinks Tebow can make it in the NFL. Even worse, he doesn't… » 7/29/14 6:02pm 7/29/14 6:02pm

Urban Meyer's Wicked Game

Urban Meyer was unable to lead the Buckeyes to an Orange Bowl win last night, falling 40-35 in an error-prone game that proved to be the first bowl loss for Meyer since the 2007 season. It's also a consecutive loss for the Urbz, something he'd only experienced three times previously in his career. » 1/04/14 2:15pm 1/04/14 2:15pm

Urban Meyer's Former Florida Players Revel In His Failure

Auburn fans (and anyone who hates Ohio State) enjoyed Ohio State's loss to Michigan State in the Big Ten championship last night, foiling the Buckeyes' chance at a national championship. Others with a personal beef—such as, say, some of Meyer's former players and commits at Florida that remained while he left the… » 12/08/13 10:00am 12/08/13 10:00am

Sad Urban Meyer Eats Papa John's After Loss

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Emails: Reporters Pester Urban Meyer About Hernandez (And Tebow)

When Aaron Hernandez became a murder suspect—and news emerged of previously unreported incidents during his time at Florida—journalists naturally turned to his former Gators coach for comments on Hernandez's "checkered" past. But Urban Meyer wasn't having it. » 7/22/13 1:13pm 7/22/13 1:13pm

One Ohio State Player Dismissed From Team, Other Arrested

The Columbus Dispatch is reporting that top Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde has been dismissed from the team by head coach Urban Meyer. Hyde was reportedly named as a person of interest in a case regarding a woman who was assaulted in a Columbus bar this weekend. At this point, Hyde has not been arrested or… » 7/22/13 12:56pm 7/22/13 12:56pm

Teenaged Aaron Hernandez Punched A Bar Employee After Refusing To Pay

Aaron Hernandez sucker-punched a Gainesville bar employee in 2007, injuring the man seriously enough that police recommended felony charges be brought against the then 17-year-old Florida Gators player. » 7/02/13 1:16am 7/02/13 1:16am

Ohio State Forced To Clarify That Woody Hayes Never Let A Turtle Bite…

Urban Meyer was a featured speaker at this weekend's Ohio High School Coaches' Convention. It might never have been noticed, except for one story that grabbed the interest of CoachingSearch.com: » 2/12/13 6:15pm 2/12/13 6:15pm

How Do Recovering Cheaters Comply With NCAA Regulations?

While the NCAA has a vested interest in keeping premier programs strong, the Urban Meyer hire at Ohio State may still have been disheartening to those in charge of keeping the school's football team in line. Five months after paragon Buckeye Jim Tressel resigned in the wake of a non-compliance scandal that vacated a… » 10/13/12 6:15pm 10/13/12 6:15pm

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

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

Bristolmetrics: ESPN Loves Urban Meyer, And The Feeling Is Mutual

This is a regular feature breaking down, minute-by-minute, the content that appears on ESPN's 11 p.m. edition of SportsCenter throughout the week. » 8/29/12 12:15pm 8/29/12 12:15pm

Ohio State Self-Reports 46 Violations, But Really, Who Gives A Shit?

The Cleveland Plain Dealer obtained a list of 46 secondary violations committed by Ohio State over the past 12 months, which they self-reported to the NCAA. They've posted all the documents, but here is a choice sampling: » 5/18/12 3:10pm 5/18/12 3:10pm

Urban Meyer Thinks The Ohio State Job Will Be His Last

Asked if Columbus is his last stop, Meyer replied: "I think so. I'm never gonna make those [comments], I've made some comments before that came back to haunt me because you just don't know. But I hope so." » 12/16/11 4:00pm 12/16/11 4:00pm

Florida Mom Wants To Change The Name Of Her Child, Spurrier Urban Wiley

I want to reveal to you a big secret, that college football would rather not have you know: sometimes coaches don't stay with a single team forever, and sometimes they even take other jobs. Scandalous. » 12/07/11 1:25pm 12/07/11 1:25pm

If You Want To Throw Up, Here's Kirk Herbstreit And Chris Spielman…

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Spoiler alert, they love him and he'll lead Ohio State to six consecutive national titles. » 11/29/11 5:30pm 11/29/11 5:30pm

Urban Meyer's OSU Contract Includes Country Club Membership, Bonuses…

Urban Meyer (who posed for photos this morning with Archie Griffin and Luke Fickell, who will stay on staff) is now officially head coach of The Ohio State University. The deal has been signed (and can be found below), and includes all kinds of fun clauses. » 11/28/11 5:56pm 11/28/11 5:56pm

Urban Meyer's Press Conference Was Interrupted By A Fainting…

Admit it: when you hear them calling for EMS at new Ohio State head football coach Urban Meyer's press conference, your first thought is that it's for Meyer himself (who reportedly suffered a 2009 heart condition). But given what happens to the camera on ESPN's feed of the conference (and reports on Twitter from… » 11/28/11 5:55pm 11/28/11 5:55pm