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Ohio State – Miami notes and thoughts

Ohio State 2011 Season.
Game 3, at Miami, Fla.

It was just one game.

I tried not to panic after the Buckeyes struggled with Toledo last week. Many were down on OSU quarterback Joe Bauserman, but I gave him the benefit of the doubt. After the Buckeye loss at Miami this evening, I don’t think Bauserman is viable. He isn’t throwing passes that can be caught.

Notes on Ohio State win over Toledo

Ohio State football
2011 season – game II, vs Toledo

This isn’t the type of Ohio State team who you expect to compete for a national championship. There are probably going to be games that they lose this season, but throughout today’s tight victory against the University of Toledo, I found myself thinking, “Fickell cannot afford to lose this game.”

Could Bauserman make Buckeye fans forget Pryor?

2011 Buckeye season.
Game 1 – Akron

People were ready to hand the reigns over to Braxton Miller. “Bauserman is terrible,” some argued, “Let’s get this new star quarterback under center.” In Bauserman’s first start as quarterback since he was a high school student in 2003, the former minor league baseball player looked solid in the Buckeye’s season opener.