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WR Terry McLaurin gets his black stripe removed

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Per his twitter account, WR Terry McLaurin is the latest Buckeye to club of black stripe-less freshman on the football team. The speedster was the 3rd ranked recruit out of Indiana last year

This Jalin Marshall jet sweep is an auto-first down

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Gary Danielson knew it was coming. So did Navy, probably, and yet they still couldn't stop it.

Ohio State opens as 12-point favorites against Virginia Tech

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Both teams had up and down openers. At least in Ohio State's case, they won't be able to take much of anything from the first contest given Navy's unique personnel and scheme. (via our odds partners, Oddsshark)

FC Barcelona signs Deshaun Thomas

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The Spanish league champions (who finished third place in last year's Euroleague) have signed former JSF Nanterre forward (and Ohio State great) Deshaun Thomas. Thomas' draft rights are still held in the NBA by the San Antonio Spurs, but they declined to bring him stateside on a more permanent basis after the Vegas Summer League. (H/T Sportando)

Evan Spencer is turning into The Incredible Hulk

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Whatever Ohio State strength and conditioning coach Mick Marotti is doing, it's working. (Photo Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)

TBDBITL honors Navy by forming an anchor at halftime

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The Best Damn Band In The Land pays homage to the Midshipmen by forming an anchor.

Former Ohio State defensive lineman John Simon cut by Ravens

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Bad news for former Ohio State star John Simon, as it appears he's been cut by the Baltimore Ravens. Simon was a dominant force playing for the Buckeyes and was one of the hardest workers on the team, earning high praise from head coach Urban Meyer.

Navy takes 7-3 lead over Ohio State on tough call by referees

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Navy has played well on the offensive side of the ball with their quarter-ending drive that resulted in a controversial touchdown.

Jeff Heuerman to wear No. 5 to honor Braxton Miller vs Navy?

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This photo from Twitter appears to confirm Heuerman will wear Braxton Miller's No. 5 against Navy. It's unclear whether this will continue through the season.

Steelers, Panthers do O-h-i-o

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There was an impromptu Ohio State reunion on the turf in Pittsburgh last night as Ryan Shazier, Mike Adams, Cam Heyward and Will Allen of the Steelers were joined by Andrew Norwell, Philly Brown, and Anderson Russell of the Panthers. #GoBucks (H/T @alexgleitman)

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