• Meet Joe Burger: Ohio St captain who isn’t on depth chart

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Ohio State announced its seven captains, the names were familiar and fairly predictable. Except for one: Joe Burger.

  • Ohio State suspends wide receiver Torrance Gibson

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State’s depth at wide receiver took a hit Monday when the university announced Monday that Torrance Gibson has been suspended from school for unspecified reasons.

  • In this March 8, 2016, file photo, Ohio State offensive linemen stretch during their Spring NCAA college football practice, in Columbus, Ohio. When Ohio State opened training camp earlier this month, coach Urban Meyer said it was “open season” for starting jobs. With about a week to go before the season opener, some of those spots have yet to be locked down. (AP Photo/Jay LaPrete, File)

    Some starting jobs still not locked down for Ohio State

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Ohio State opened training camp earlier this month, coach Urban Meyer said it was “open season” for starting jobs. With a little more than a week to go before the season opener, some of those jobs have yet to be locked down.

  • In this Dec. 29, 2014, file photo, Ohio State wide receiver Noah Brown going through drills during practice at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans. The departure of the Ohio State’s 3 best receivers makes for a jumbled depth chart as the Buckeyes prepare for the 2016 season. There is lots of talent and potential, definitely _ this is Ohio State, after all _ but not a lot of guys who have highlight videos yet. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert, File)

    Inexperienced WRs trying to make an impact with Ohio State

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — When Ohio State receivers Michael Thomas, Jalin Marshall and Braxton Miller departed for the NFL, they took with them 80 percent of the team’s passing-game production from last season.