Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after the Rose Bowl

Urban Meyer retiring Ryan Day stepping up as Gene Smith banks on Lincoln Riley plan at Ohio State

Urban Meyer retiring Ryan Day stepping up as Gene Smith banks on Lincoln Riley plan at Ohio State

Ohio State University football coach Urban Meyer is stepping down after the Rose Bowl.

Ohio State will play Washington in the Rose Bowl on January 1 after winning the Big Ten championship over Northwestern on Saturday. Meyer's dealt with a mess of his making in addition to health problems.

Day, in his second year as an offensive coordinator at OSU, led the team through preseason camp and those first three games before Meyer returned full time to the sideline.

Meyer is coming off back-to-back Big Ten championships and is heading into a January 1 Rose Bowl matchup against Washington.

Samsung, Verizon will release 5G smartphone in early 2019
The earpiece itself sits in a separate cutout at the very top of the device, the newly emerged images reveal. Can't connect right now! Not much is known about the Galaxy S10 but there are many reliable leaks to go on.

Marvel is reportedly planning its first movie with an Asian lead
According to Deadline , Marvel hopes to build on it's successes by focusing on diversity and inclusion behind the camera. Deadline reports that Marvel Studios is fast-tracking a Shang-Chi film to be their first Asian-led superhero film.

Back to the Playoff! Clemson learns CFP opponent, destination
If a team's record was the sole criteria, the committee could have made it easy on itself by going with only unbeaten teams. That's not just on B1G commissioner Jim Delany, that's also on the conference's coaches and athletic directors.

Less than a year later, he was hired at Ohio State. The Buckeyes won at least 10 games in each of Meyer's seven seasons with the school, a run that was highlighted by a national championship in 2014 when Ohio State went 14-1 and rolled to the title win over Oregon. This also isn't the first time Meyer has stepped away from coaching.

His time at Ohio State wasn't without controversy. And, of course, Meyer beat hated rival MI all seven times he faced them, including the last three with Jim Harbaugh as head coach. Meyer came under fire for his response - or lack thereof - in regards to allegations of domestic abuse against one of his assistant coaches.

He started his head-coaching career at Bowling Green in 2001 and moved on to Utah two seasons later before taking the Florida job in 2005 and rocketing to the top of the college football coaching ranks, a peer of Alabama coach Nick Saban in terms of respect and ability.

Latest News