Senior captain John Simon gave his all on the field against Cal then delivered an emotional speech in the locker room.
The Buckeyes located their pass rush bot forget how to tackle in the narrow victory over California, which Urban Meyer plans to address with more contact in practice.
Ohio State Buckeyes wide receiver Devin Smith's latest addition to his highlight reel clinched a 35-28 win over California and solidified his status as Ohio State's master of the big moment.
Cornerback Bradley Roby admits he's not always tuned in when the competition doesn't measure up, but that won't be the case against Cal receiver Keenan Allen.
Philly Brown could be called on to help at running back with the ranks there drastically thinned. He says he's ready.
With Carlos Hyde joining the ranks of the wounded and Jordan Hall still uncertain for Saturday, Ohio State is scrambling to get three backs ready for California this week.
California Golden Bears bring solid passing offense to Ohio State
OSU-bound tight end makes commitment despite never making official visit