Ohio State football podcast: Key games ahead for Buckeyes’ waning playoff chances

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Get insight and reaction to Ohio State football on the Inside the Shoe podcast, brought to you by Land of 10. On the latest edition, Kyle Lamb salivates at an impressive slate of football games this weekend and tries to speculate how they might impact the Buckeyes’ last glimmer of hope in the College Football Playoff race.

Also discussed on the show Friday is a last preview of the game Saturday against Michigan State, two weekend basketball games ahead and why fans should be encouraged by Chris Holtmann’s first full recruiting class. Jeremy Birmingham joins the show to give an update on several key football recruits.

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Other topics discussed on Inside the Shoe Friday include:

  • The lofty 17-point spread given to the Buckeyes against Michigan State this weekend by oddsmakers and whether Ohio State is poised to meet the challenge.
  • Pivotal games across the country, including a pair of top-25 clashes in the Big 12 and a top-10 showdown in the SEC that might be vital to the Buckeyes’ playoff chances.
  • The latest on Emory Jones, Jarren Williams and another possible quarterback recruit the Buckeyes are courting as signing day draws nearer.
  • Wide receiver prospect Chris Olave’s visit this weekend to Columbus and the Buckeyes’ chances for this emerging recruit.
  • If Ohio State has much of a chance for No. 2-rated offensive tackle Cade Mays, the Tennessee de-commit who will make an official visit this weekend.
  • Updates on Tyreke Smith, Jayson Oweh, Palaie Gaoteote and others.
  • Why baskeetball coach Chris Holtmann’s first full recruiting class was a success and how he’s way ahead of where Thad Matta was upon taking over the Ohio State job in 2004.

On Monday, Kyle Lamb and Austin Ward will review the Buckeyes-Spartans game and the rest of a huge weekend of college football.

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