2018 Ohio State Buckeyes Football Season In Review

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

In this post, we’ll look back on the 2018 Ohio State Buckeyes football season in review. The team finished with a 13-1 record.

This was Urban Meyer’s final season as the Buckeyes head coach. He was replaced by Ryan Day following the Rose Bowl.

Former Ohio State Buckeyes quarterback Dwayne Haskins looks to attempt a pass against the TCU Horned Frogs
Dwayne Haskins looks to attempt a pass against the TCU Horned Frogs (Getty Images)

In the Rose Bowl Game, the Buckeyes won 28-23 over the Washington Huskies in Pasadena, California.

Dwayne Haskins went 373 of 533 for 4,831 yards. He also threw 50 touchdowns and eight interceptions.

Tate Martell also went 23 of 28 for 269 yards. He also had one touchdown pass.

J.K. Dobbins lead the team in rushing with 230 carries for 1,053 yards and 10 touchdowns.

Mike Weber also made a significant contribution with 172 carries for 954 yards and five touchdowns.

Parris Campbell led the team in receiving with 90 receptions for 1,063 yards and 12 touchdowns. K.J. Hill also had 70 receptions for 885 yards and six touchdowns.

Terry McLaurin also had 35 receptions for 701 yards and 11 touchdowns. Johnnie Dixon also made a significant contribution with 42 receptions for 669 yards and eight touchdowns.

Both Jordan Fuller and Malik Harrison with 81 tackles. Fuller also had 2.5 tackles for a loss.

He also had an interception with two fumble recoveries and four pass deflections.

Harrison also had 8.5 tackles for a loss. He also had 2.5 sacks, one interception, one fumble recovery, and four pass deflections.

Chase Young led the team with 14.5 tackles for a loss. Dre’Mont Jones also had 13.0 tackles for a loss.

Both Young and Jones led the team in sacks. Young had 9.5 sacks, while Jones had 8.5.

Shaun Wade led the team with three interceptions.

Tuf Borland and Pete Werner led the team with two forced fumbles. Jones also led the team with three fumble recoveries, while Jordan Fuller had two.

Werner also led the team with nine pass deflections. Jeffrey Okudah had eight pass deflections, while Wade had seven and two had six.

Dru Chrisman had 61 punts for 2,636 yards. He averaged 43.2 yards per punt.

Blake Haubeil converted all 37 extra points. He also made 10 of 13 field goal attempts.

Sean Nuernberger also converted all 39 extra point attempts. He also made 3 of 5 field goal attempts.

Hill also had 14 punt returns for 76 yards. C.J. Saunders had eight punt returns for 50 yards, while Sevyn Banks had a 33-yard punt return for a touchdown.

Dixon had 13 kickoff returns for 240 yards. DeMario McCall also had 10 kickoff returns for 195 yards.

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