Urban: “I was a complete nutjob.”

"I was a complete nutjob," Urban Meyer said while laughing. It was Friday afternoon, during our production meetings with the OSU head coach. Meyer's answer was in response to my question about what he was like at Bowling Green, in that first year as a head coach, and in particular on that first gameday vs Missouri back in 2001. The "nutjob" was in reference to the high demands he placed on a Falcon program that …

B1G Football Sideline Fall 2015

[youtube=rZWYIW8UHtg] John Harbaugh watches his brother coach from the Michigan sidelines for the first time, behind-the-scenes look at the injury of Wisconsin's Joel Stave, how Braxton Miller's "spin" move took a tailgate by storm, and honesty from Urban Meyer and Ezekiel Elliott -just some of the B1G football moments from the 2015 season. BTN's Lisa Byington was on the sideline.

Sideline: September BTN Football ’13

[youtube=hmLwZZR3pBY] BTN's Lisa Byington takes you through some of the B1G football moments from September. In Columbus, a backup QB shines as a starter, and two of the Buckeye greats come to visit. Michigan survives a scare to Akron, when Terry Bowden comes to town. And in Evanston, the two-quarterback system continues to thrive, in a battle of the "J" schools -- NU vs. Syracuse! Enjoy....

’12 B1G Football Sidelines September

  Some September football, which recaps Urban Meyer's debut in Columbus, a night game (in an eventual downpour) between Vanderbilt and Northwestern, a rout for Michigan and Denard Robinson (including a 5-year-old's Wolverine dream to visit the Big House & a preseason interview with John Beilein & Tim Hardaway Jr.), to finally back at Ohio State, where Braxton Miller was given more offensive freedoms vs UAB. Lisa Byington shares with you …

Silver Bullet….points

"Here's an interesting storyline from a TV perspective," Urban Meyer told our crew during a Friday afternoon production meeting. It showed his TV savvy. It also showed the need for his quarterback to take that next step. Braxton Miller told me after the game he probably audibled 20 times against UAB. Saturday was the first time the OSU coaching staff had given him the liberty to change the play at the line of …