Sunday, January 11, 2015

BUCKEYES WILL OUTMATCH DUCKS IN INAUGURAL CFP CHAMPIONSHIP GAME

DALLAS — If you would have told me in mid-August — following news that senior quarterback Braxton Miller would miss the entire season — that Ohio State would make it to the inaugural College Football Playoff Championship game in Dallas some five months later, I would have been scurrying for my bag of magic beans to sell you.

Following the Buckeyes' two-touchdown loss to Virginia Tech in September, if you would have told me the Buckeyes were still going to the title game, I would have reserved a room for you, equipped with padded walls and 24-hour surveillance by top medical professionals.

But ... here we are.