Urban Meyer

COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Jags teammates salute Meyer, their former coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Latest on Ohio State coach Urban Meyer‘s retirement: (all times Eastern): 5 p.m. As former Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde gushed about coach Urban Meyer in the Jacksonville Jaguars locker room, former Florida defensive end Lerentee McCray walked by and shouted “Urban Legend! Urban Legend!” Both players felt the same … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Jags teammates salute Meyer, their former coach

COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Urban Meyer news conference set

COLUMBUS, Ohio— The Latest on Ohio State coach Urban Meyer‘s retirement: (all times Eastern): 1:40 p.m. Rutgers coach Chris Ash was defensive coordinator for Urban Meyer for two seasons at Ohio State, including the 2014 national championship team. He says Meyer was a great leader and was clear with both his expectations and the “culture … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Urban Meyer news conference set

COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Brown says Meyer retiring for health reasons

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — The Latest on Ohio State coach Urban Meyer’s retirement: (all times Eastern): 12:45 p.m. North Carolina coach Mack Brown says Ohio State coach Urban Meyer told him he is stepping down for health reasons. Brown told reporters that Meyer called him on Monday morning to tell him about his decision to retire … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | The Latest: Brown says Meyer retiring for health reasons

COLUMBUS, Ohio  | Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State says Urban Meyer will retire after the Rose Bowl and assistant Ryan Day will be the next head coach. After seven years and a national championship at Ohio State, the 54-year-old Meyer will formally announce his departure Tuesday at a news conference. The university didn’t say why he was retiring, but … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio  | Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 4 Ohio State routs Tulane in Meyer’s return to sideline

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Ohio State gift-wrapped a blowout for Urban Meyer in his return to the sideline, making sure the coach didn’t have to get too stressed or too mad at anybody and didn’t have to make any monumental decisions. The No. 4 Buckeyes played like, well, like they played while Meyer was watching the … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | No. 4 Ohio State routs Tulane in Meyer’s return to sideline

COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State: Meyer met with team after suspension announced

COLUMBUS, Ohio  — Ohio State coach Urban Meyer‘s current suspension and previous paid leave have restricted him from talking football with his staff and athletes during August with one exception — a team meeting the day after the suspension was announced. Meyer and athletic director Gene Smith were allowed to meet with the players and … Continue reading COLUMBUS, Ohio | Ohio State: Meyer met with team after suspension announced

AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN’s Rece Davis on preseason polling

Putting together a preseason Top 25 for The Associated Press college football poll is more art than science for ESPN’s Rece Davis. Davis said on the AP Top 25 College Football Podcast that he tries to blend his preseason assessment of a team with how that team might develop. As each week of the season … Continue reading AP Top 25 Podcast: ESPN’s Rece Davis on preseason polling

Ohio St’s Day the latest interim coach tapped amid trouble

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer is on administrative leave as the school investigates claims his wife knew about allegations of domestic violence against former Buckeyes assistant Zach Smith, who was fired last week. Co-offensive coordinator Ryan Day will run the team during the investigation. Here are some of the coaches who took interim roles at … Continue reading Ohio St’s Day the latest interim coach tapped amid trouble