We look back fondly to the Class of 2016. Here are the prospects who rose to the top and had huge impacts for their respective teams.
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Lawyers for men who say they were sexually abused decades ago by an Ohio State team doctor should get to see the unredacted findings of a law firm that investigated the claims for the university, a federal judge ruled Friday.
- Judge: Lawyers should see unredacted findings in abuse case
- OSU football players allege abuse on, off campus
- Ex-Kentucky QB Hoak transfers to Ohio State
- QB Haskins after drop: 'League done messed up'
The 2019 class has already made its presence known with a number of spring standouts. Which players could be household names by the end of the season?
An attorney representing more than 50 former Ohio State athletes said sexual abuse by a team physician happened during required examinations at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center and at his off-campus clinic and home.
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The Broncos haven't found a replacement for Malik Jackson since losing him in March 2016, but they might have something in the rookie from Ohio State.
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From role players who could become stars to early-enrollee freshmen who could make an instant impact, these 20 players hope to ride spring breakouts to fall stardom.
From LSU QB Joe Burrow to Texas DE Malcolm Roach, here's the player from each Top 25 team that could be running a program one day.
On the ESPN+ series Draft Academy, Nick Bosa trained with his brother. Joey says Nick will be the best of the brothers.
Former Kentucky quarterback Gunnar Hoak, who last week entered the NCAA transfer portal, announced Saturday that he has accepted an offer to join the Buckeyes.
Mike Wells ESPN Staff Writer
The Colts switched to the other side of the ball, drafting Ohio State receiver Parris Campbell with the No. 59 pick in the second round after using their first two picks on defensive players. Campbell had his breakout season during his senior year at Ohio State. He had a school-record 90 catches for 1,063 yards and 12 touchdowns last season. Campbell is joining a receiving group that features T.Y. Hilton, Devin Funchess and Chester Rogers. Campbell's 4.31-second 40-yard dash was tied for the fastest among wide receivers during the combine earlier this spring. Campbell went to St. Vincent-St. Mary (Ohio) High School, which is the same high school LeBron James attended.
In clutch moments in big games, the former Ohio State QB produced. It's a good thing he can handle that sort of pressure. He's about to receive plenty.
The 49ers dramatically bolstered their defensive line this offseason with the additions of Bosa in the draft and Dee Ford in a trade.
With their quarterback situation in flux, the Washington Redskins drafted Ohio State's Dwayne Haskins with the 15th overall pick in Thursday's NFL draft.
Mel Kiper Jr. Football analyst
The highest-ranked prospect still available on my board is Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins, a 6-foot-3 pocket passer who is the most accurate QB in this draft. He's my No. 7 prospect. Could he fall into Washington's lap at No. 15?
Matt Bowen ESPN Staff Writer
Nick Bosa has the most pro-ready technique of the edge rushers in the 2019 draft class. And in San Francisco, Bosa can pair with Dee Ford to give the 49ers two book-end rushers in sub-package personnel.
Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg & Jake Trotter discuss the rule changes we'll be seeing this year (4:05), high impact transfers (14:20), the ripple effect of a new AD at LSU (25:06) and more. Plus, Walk-Ons (41:40) and Extra Points (54:06).
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
In a statement, Ohio State assistant coach Larry Johnson denies the allegations by financial planner Marty Blazer, who testified Tuesday that a Penn State assistant wanted to pay the father of former PSU defensive lineman Aaron Maybin so Maybin would stay in college. Johnson was Penn State's defensive line coach at the time. "It is a complete fabrication with no proof or basis in fact," Johnson's statement reads in part. "We will take any and all legal actions against Mr. Blazer for making such slanderous statements to protect my name and reputation, which I have worked for 40 years as a coach, mentor, husband, father and grandfather to create."
Former Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins weighs in on the upcoming NFL draft, what he thinks he can bring to the league and if he wants to be drafted by the hometown team.
The Ohio State quarterback bleeds Big Blue. "I do see him one day playing for the Giants," his dad says. Here's why New York shouldn't pass on him.
Over the next two years, they should expect to hear their names called early during the NFL draft. Meet the players on the Top 25 teams who look like NFL stars in the making.