Sunday, November 15, 2009

Smelling Roses: Ohio State Punches Ticket to Pasadena in OT Instant Classic

by HD Handshoe

The Hawkeyes certainly didn't make it easy, even without Ricky Stanzi, and his replacement, redshirt freshmen QB James Vandenberg played beyond his years.

Of course, the game could have been out of reach if the Buckeyes were not limited by "Tressel-ball," as usual.

They were however still able to pull out the "W" despite Jim Tressel's best efforts to give Iowa the game with his ultra-conservative, play not-to-lose style.

In case you missed the game, or just would like to reminisce on the victory by watching the highlights, here you go:

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  1. Glad to see most Buckeye followers out there are calling a spade a spade. I felt like the team won in spite of the offensive coaching staff's (Tressel) best attempts at giving Iowa the game.

  2. There is now a team from Michigan,

    To beat OSU is their wish again,

    But losing six straight,

    Seems likely their fate,

    That vict'ry, those boys, they will miss again.


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