Ryan Stano

Ryan Stano

Ryan is the site expert for 8 Points, 9 Seconds. He's an Indianapolis area native, a graduate of THE Ohio State University, and a very passionate fan of all things Ohio State, Colts, and Pacers. He's been writing about the Ohio State Buckeyes since 2020 and also covers the Indiana Pacers.

Gainesville High School Joh Cooper (9) is tackled by Newberry High School's Jarquez Carter (92) as he runs the ball, during a spring football game at NHS in Newberry FL. May 20, 2022. [Brad McClenny/The Gainesville Sun]

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Ohio State football program grabs another stud on the defensive line

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Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Kyle McCord (6) watches as Quinn Ewers (3) throws during football training camp at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center in Columbus on Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2021.

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Former Ohio State football player Quinn Ewers still hates TTUN

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Ohio State coach Ryan Day has yet to name a starting quarterback or right guard.

Three members of the Ohio State football team facing the most pressure

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Newberry High School Panthers    defensive tackle Jarquez Carter poses during the high school football media day at the Hotel Indigo in Gainesville, Fla., on Monday, July 18, 2022. (Lawren Simmons/Special to the Sun)

Ohio State football awaiting decision from four-star defensive lineman

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Mar 26, 2024; Columbus, OH, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes forward Jamison Battle (10) watches a three point attempt during the second half of the NIT quarterfinals against the Georgia Bulldogs at Value City Arena. Ohio State lost 79-77.

Ohio State basketball player uses Summer League to land an NBA contract

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Sept. 9, 2023; Columbus, Oh., USA;  Ohio State Buckeyes offensive lineman Donovan Jackson (74) and Ohio State Buckeyes offensive lineman Josh Simmons (71) play during the first half of Saturday's NCAA Division I football game at Ohio Stadium.

Figuring out the best offensive line combination for the Ohio State football team

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Mar 7, 2024; Columbus, OH, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes safety Ja'Had Carter (3) talks to safety Caleb Downs (2) during spring football practice at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center.

The young talent could carry the day for the Ohio State football team

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Mar 31, 2012; New Orleans, LA, USA; Kansas Jayhawks center Jeff Withey (5) knocks the ball out of the hands of Ohio State Buckeyes forward Jared Sullinger (0) during the second half in the semifinals of the 2012 NCAA men's basketball Final Four at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports

Fomer Ohio State basketball great is playing for Carmen's Crew

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Oct 29, 2022; University Park, Pennsylvania, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes running back TreVeyon Henderson (32) runs for a 7-yard touchdown past Penn State Nittany Lions linebacker Tyler Elsdon (43) and linebacker Curtis Jacobs (23) during the fourth quarter of the NCAA Division I football game at Beaver Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Adam Cairns-The Columbus Dispatch

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Ohio State football team won't have to deal with a white-out at Penn State

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Oct. 7, 2023; Columbus, Oh., USA; 
Ohio State Buckeyes safety Lathan Ransom (8) celebrates with Ohio State Buckeyes cornerback Denzel Burke (10) and Ohio State Buckeyes safety Josh Proctor (41) after intercepting off a pass during the second half of Saturday's NCAA Division I football game against the Maryland Terrapins at Ohio Stadium.

Vegas loves the Ohio State football team's chances to win a national title

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Nov 26, 2022; Columbus, Ohio, USA;  Ohio State Buckeyes defensive end J.T. Tuimoloau (44) yells after making a tackle during the first half of the NCAA football game against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Adam Cairns-The Columbus Dispatch

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One of the Ohio State football team's best players isn't in College Football 25

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Nov 25, 2023; Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA; An official separates Ohio State Buckeyes cornerback Davison Igbinosun (1) and safety Josh Proctor (41) from Michigan Wolverines wide receiver Roman Wilson (1) and quarterback J.J. McCarthy (9) during the NCAA football game at Michigan Stadium. Ohio State lost 30-24.

J.J. McCarthy adds more fuel to the Ohio State football team's fire

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Ohio State guard Duane Washington Jr. (4) is guarded by Cleveland State guard D'Moi Hodge (55) during a game Dec. 13, 2020, at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio.

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Former Ohio State basketball player lights up Summer League

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Dec 29, 2023; Arlington, Texas, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes defensive end Jack Sawyer (33) celebrates a sack of Missouri Tigers quarterback Brady Cook (12) in the second quarter during the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium.

The Ohio State football program is ready to burst back out of the 90s

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Jan 17, 2024; Columbus, OH, USA; Ross Bjork speaks during an introductory press conference for Ohio State University’s new athletic director at the Covelli Center.

Ross Bjork not afraid of high expectations for the Ohio State football team

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Mar 7, 2024; Columbus, OH, USA; Ohio State Buckeyes running back TC Caffey (28) runs during spring football practice at the Woody Hayes Athletic Center.

Ohio State football player is feared to be out for season after knee injury

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