SOS: 3.81 (36th of 128) . ; Cardale Jones, Jr.; Braxton Miller, Sr. RB - Ezekiel Elliott, Jr.; Curtis Samuel, So. Between the regular season starter last year in J.T. The 2015 Ohio State Buckeyes football team represented Ohio State University in the 2015 NCAA Division I FBS football season. 12-for-12: Ohio State’s Perfect Season - Game 12 vs. Michigan, Column: I’m excited to get mad online over Ohio State ‘disrespekt’, Georgia-Alabama headlines this week’s college football picks.
No surprise there, but I would expect to see a fair amount of playing time from Baugh as well. Lee played lights out last season as a freshman (and a converted quarterback/safety). WR - Johnnie Dixon, So. At cornerback, Gareon Conley and Eli Apple man the outside edges with Damon Webb and Marshon Lattimore OR Denzel Ward listed as the backups. But when the opener arrives with a roadtrip to Virginia Tech in primetime on Labor Day, Sept. 7, the Buckeyes should be ready. 2. Ohio State has released the first depth chart of the 2015 season as they open play on Monday against Virginia Tech. Copyright © 2000-2020 Sports Reference LLC. Ohio State Football Key depth chart, ‘game-ready’ decisions loom for Buckeyes. So. The team was led by Urban Meyer, in his fourth year as head coach, and played its home games at Ohio Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. K.J. Without Nick Saban and Alabama the SEC... With Washington suspended, he is naturally absent from the depth chart. More special teams intrigue -- an OR between kickers Jack Willoughby and Sean Nuernberger. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement, Privacy Policy and Cookie Statement, and Your California Privacy Rights (each updated 1/1/20). Ohio State has released its first depth chart of the season with three days to go before the season opener at Indiana. ; Marshon Lattimore, R-Fr. See our list of forfeits and vacated games for more details. The Journal Star is looking back at some of the best players, teams and games from the last 20 years... Maryland, Locksley seek stability at QB for 2020 and beyond. Braxton Miller is listed as the starting H-back as an OR with Curtis Samuel. All rights reserved. View the Ohio State Buckeyes roster for the 2015 FBS college football season. If supporting an indie site is your thing, please consider becoming a 12th Warrior, buying our merch, or contributing in other ways. DT - Adolphus Washington, Sr.; Donovan Munger, So. RT - Chase Farris, Sr.; Jamarco Jones, R-Fr. LT - Taylor Decker, Sr; Brady Taylor, R-Fr. As a result, there were a few changes to the team's latest depth chart (likely the final edition of 2015), released Monday, though Ohio State's version says it is as of last Wednesday. Raekwon McMillan, who earned signifcant playing time as a freshman, will slide right in for Curtis Grant at middle linebacker. Ohio State Football Ohio State Football: Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2015 Preview and Predictions Ben Axelrod Big Ten Lead Writer August 25, 2015 Comments James Clark was listed first among the options at the starting outside receiver spot with Johnnie Dixon and Terry McLaurin sharing a three-way OR. H-back - Jalin Marshall, So. ; Camren Williams, Sr. WLB - Joshua Perry, Sr.; Dante Booker, So. The depth chart has senior Corey Smith as the starter who backed up Spencer last season and played meaningful minutes in 2014, showing flashes of his playmaking ability. His status for the game is in question. Senior Adolphus Washington is suspended for the matchup with No. Darryl Baldwin leaves just one hole on the offensive line this time, and there are multiple options, both veterans and young guys. Both will play a lot. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. Published on October 13, 2020 2:30 pm. Tyquan Lewis slides in at the other end against the Hokies. Urban Meyer on Tuesday hinted that he knows who he will send out to start at quarterback against Virginia Tech on Monday night. Breakout potential at the end spot.

Sophomores Donovan Munger, Tracy Sprinkle and Michael Hill are now co-starters at one defensive tackle spot. Everything that led to Ohio State making an incredible run to the postseason and winning a national championship started after the Virginia Tech game. For now, here's a quick guess at the 2015 two-deep with some comments on the possibilities ahead. A young guy like Webb or Lattimore could jump in there. Logos were compiled by the amazing SportsLogos.net. Ohio State is still not satisfied just yet despite having one of the best recruiting classes in the country. But he also came here to compete for the job kicking field goals, and at the moment, he appears to at least be in the mix for that. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. They … CB - Eli Apple, So. At running back, Ezekiel Elliott is the clear-cut starter as he enters his first season as a Heisman contender after the impressive finish in the postseason, where he rushed for over 200 yards against Wisconsin, Alabama, and Oregon. Urban Meyer told the media last week the team is relatively healthy outside of Schutt, so the lone adjustment on the depth chart from the Michigan game is at defensive tackle. The Buckeyes will rotate plenty of players there Monday, with receivers Jalin Marshall, Corey Smith and Dontre Wilson suspended, but it could be Clark who takes the field first. The tight end spot is firmly locked down by Nick Vannett, with Marcus Baugh listed as the backup. Handling kickoff returns, however, is Curtis Samuel and Warren Ball. Find out more. Updated 10/16/12. While the release of the depth chart above doesn't reveal who will get the starting nod at quarterback, Urban Meyer really can't make a wrong decision. Jehu Chesson Voted MVP at 95th Michigan Football Bust (Harbaugh at Bust) Marshall is expected to also be part of the return game once he is back from suspension. Sam Hubbard and Jalyn Holmes, a redshirt freshman and a sophomore, are listed as OR starters at defensive end, replacing Joey Bosa. 1 day ago. 5. Michigan State defeated Iowa for the Big Ten Championship, hardly any chaos ensued on championship weekend, the Buckeyes fell one spot to No. ... Schutt could very well start as a senior, but Hill is determined and Munger has a shot, too. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. The backups at tackle include Donovan Munger OR Tracy Sprinkle and Joel Hale OR Michael Hill.

SO. All of the latest Ohio State news from around the beat and beyond. And the Buckeyes got it done. Need exclusive stories only we can tell? Barrett didn't reveal anything. For special teams, there's a battle for the placekicking spot between Jack Willoughby OR Sean Nuernberger, the starter from last season. Returning starters are in bold, with players listed by the year of eligibility they will be next season.
After the Buckeyes suffered a 35-21 loss on their home field, questions arose about true freshman quarterback J.T. All rights reserved (About Us). Slotted behind Elliott is sophomore Bri'onte Dunn is listed as the backup running back over Warren Ball, after a really strong fall camp. Don Brown to bring Intensity and Constant Blitzing as New Defensive Coordinator (How Boston College Built a Top 5 Defense). Play Like a Girl podcast: Will the Big Ten, NFL make it through a full season? By. In a … Austin Ward. Updated Jan 12, 2019; Posted Aug 27 ... (80) is listed as the starting H-back on Ohio State's week one depth chart. Are you a Stathead, too?

Column: I’m excited for the Ohio State Marching Band to make things feel semi-normal, Ohio State Recruiting 2016: Everything You Need To Know, Ohio State Recruiting 2015: Everything You Need To Know. 2. Ohio State middle linebacker Raekwon McMillan will slide in as a full-time starter as a sophomore next season. Backing up Thomas is Parris Campbell OR Jeff Greene. It has been that way for the latter half of the season, once Schutt returned from his wrist injury. Record: 12-1 (4th of 128) (Schedule & Results) Rank: 4th in the Final AP poll Conference: Big Ten (East Division) Conference Record: 7-1 Coach: Urban Meyer (12-1) Points For: 464 Points/G: 35.7 (28th of 128) Points Against: 196 Opp Pts/G: 15.1 (2nd of 128) SRS: 20.73 (2nd of 128) . We knew Miller was practicing in the return game, but that would be a big new role if he goes back deep to return the first punt of his career at night in Lane Stadium. Michael Thomas was a lock for one of the starting wide receiver spots, but after Evan Spencer graduating, the spot opposite of Thomas was up for grabs. Fresh cotton and other wares at Eleven Warriors Dry Goods. Quarterback. View the Ohio State Buckeyes roster for the 2015 FBS college football season. But Smith is one of four players suspended for the opener against Virginia Tech, so the chart lists James Clark OR Johnnie Dixon OR Terry McLaurin will take his spot for the time being. C - Jacoby Boren, Sr.; Marcelys Jones, So. So the OR between Cardale Jones and J.T. 1 punt returner, with Samuel listed at No. Going into last season, the Buckeyes had to replace two first-round NFL Draft picks at linebacker and cornerback (Ryan Shazier and Bradley Roby), their leading rusher and receiver (Carlos Hyde and Philly Brown) and four offensive linemen, three of whom wound up making starts in the NFL (Jack Mewhort, Corey Linsley, Andrew Norewell and Marcus Hall.). As a matter of policy, Sports Reference only reports the results of games as played on the field. The long-snapping duties stay with Bryce Haynes, and holding for kicks is Cameron Johnston. Bowl Game: Won Fiesta Bowl 44-28 versus Notre Dame More Team Info Joshua Perry enters his final season as a Buckeye at weak-outside linebacker, opposite of strong-outside linebacker Darron Lee. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Do you have a sports website? QB - J.T Barrett, So. But there were still bits of info to glean from the release: 1. Eleven Warriors is where Ohio State fans gather. Community Rules apply to all content you upload or otherwise submit to this site. ; Corey Smith, Sr. Notes: Farris and Jones could wage a nice veteran-newbie battle at right tackle. Making his first start at a position other than quarterback, Braxton Miller returns to the field for Ohio State as the starting H-back OR Curtis Samuel, with Jalin Marshall and Dontre Wilson serving their one-game suspension. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change.

Ohio State is set to host Minnesota on Saturday. Raekwon McMillan is slotted in at middle linebacker with high expectations after a quality amount of playing time last season. 6’2″ And Nick Vannett, as a senior, will just as easily take all the tight end snaps with Jeff Heuerman gone. 3. In other news, two true freshmen made the depth chart: Isaiah Prince as the backup right tackle and Denzel Ward as a backup cornerback OR option with Marshon Lattimore, who is still dealing with hamstring issues. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission.