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Ohio State Cover - Sports Illustrated August 19, 2008

August 19, 2008 | Joe Oestreich
For OSU fans, it's impossible to separate personal highlights from those of the team

August 19, 2008 | Compiled by Mitch Getz
From the program's earliest years to its current era, the Buckeyes have had many historic moments while creating a tradition of winning. Here are some of the most memorable

August 19, 2008
For more than a century, Columbus has been the home of a number of college football's best players, including six Heisman Trophy winners, 130 first-team All-Americas and one iconic coach in Woody...

August 19, 2008 | Robert Shaplen
OSU's winningest coach was still a work in progress in his first few seasons at the helm in Columbus

August 19, 2008 | Ray Kennedy
Archie Griffin walks on water in his home state—because of the way he played and the way he lives

August 19, 2008
Sports Illustrated PRESENTS

August 19, 2008 | Richard Deitsch
MARGARET GRIFFIN'S dream came true: Archie repeated as the Heisman winner in 1975. As a senior Griffin extended his record of consecutive 100-yards-plus games to 31, an NCAA record that still...

August 19, 2008 | Andrew Lawrence
College football's best player has often worn the Scarlet and Gray on the road to the Heisman

August 19, 2008 | Andrew Lawrence
It's a scarlet-and-gray squad that would be unstoppable in any era. Here are Ohio State's gridiron greats

August 19, 2008
BEST IN THE WESTThe 1916 Buckeyes (striped jerseys) capped an unbeaten season in which they outscored opponents 258-29 by beating Northwestern 23-3 in the game that decided the championship of the...

August 19, 2008
Another successful season seems to be a 'Shoe-in, as several top recruits join an already strong Buckeyes team

August 19, 2008 | Mark Beech
A group of talented Buckeyes hope to bring the nation's most coveted trophy back to Columbus

August 19, 2008 | Jason Plautz
Four months before their first game, the Buckeyes were already working hard to prepare for '08

August 19, 2008 | Austin Murphy
Hungry for BCS redemption, James Laurinaitis returns to lead the Ohio State defense once more

August 19, 2008 | Austin Murphy
History and hatred, great games and high stakes, Woody and Bo and the Bowl in the Snow are just some of the reasons that Ohio State-Michigan is the best rivalry in all of football

August 19, 2008 | Andrew Lawrence
The truth is plain to see: From Ada to Youngstown, Ohio's pigskin contributions loom large

August 19, 2008 | Trisha Blackmar
From Archie to Woody, a compendium of some of the Scarlet and Gray's top performers

August 19, 2008 | Andrew Lawrence
BETWEEN HEISMAN WINNERS HOPALONG CASSADY AND TROY SMITH, Ohio State football has been well-covered by SPORTS ILLUSTRATED. Among the other luminous lettermen who have had brushes with front-page...

August 19, 2008 | Chris Spielman
WHEN YOU'RE BORN IN CANTON, OHIO, AND YOU GROW UP ROOTING FOR OHIO STATE, I THINK YOU OWE IT TO YOURSELF TO LOOK AROUND AND SEE WHAT ELSE IS OUT THERE. BUT FOR ME, OHIO STATE WAS SOMEPLACE I...