COLUMBUS, Ohio — Urban Meyer says he loves the effort from his players and coaches, but it’s the consistent, in-game execution he still needs to see. Ohio State hosts Maryland Saturday at Noon for Homecoming, and the Buckeyes enter the game as the nation’s #1 ranked and, perhaps, most scrutinized team.
Ohio State ranks among the bottom 20% of the teams in FBS in several important categories, including turnovers, 3rd down conversions and red zone offense. Cardale Jones, while 8-0 as a starting QB at Ohio State, has been sharply criticized for many of the offensive problems.
Here’s Meyer’s comments following Wednesday night’s practice addressing those topics.