Ohio State’s Star QB Had A Message For Urban Meyer

first_imgA closeup of Urban Meyer during an Ohio State football game.GLENDALE, AZ – JANUARY 01: Head coach Urban Meyer of the Ohio State Buckeyes on the sidelines during the BattleFrog Fiesta Bowl against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at University of Phoenix Stadium on January 1, 2016 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)Ohio State looked just fine without Urban Meyer on Saturday, as the Buckeyes thumped Oregon State, 77-31, to open the 2018 college football season with a victory.It was the first-career start for Dwayne Haskins. The former top recruit very much played up to the hype, throwing for 300-plus yards and five touchdowns.Haskins was asked after the game about his head coach, Urban Meyer.The Ohio State quarterback said the team was playing for Meyer – and each other – on Saturday.“We’re playing for coach and we’re playing for each other and we took it out on the field today,” he said.Dwayne Haskins on Urban Meyer’s absence today: “We’re playing for coach and we’re playing for each other and we took it out on the field today.”— Eleven Warriors (@11W) September 1, 2018Ohio State obviously can’t be at its best without Urban Meyer on the sideline, but the Buckeyes proved on Saturday that they should be able to handle things until he returns.Meyer can be back at practice this week, but can’t coach in a game until Week 4.Ohio State is set to host Rutgers in Columbus next Saturday.last_img

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