Ohio State is going into Week 6 with a 5-0 record and likely its toughest challenge yet: Michigan State.

People have said the Buckeyes haven’t played anybody yet, but Ohio State can’t control the team that is in front of it. So far, no team in the country has looked better.

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On Friday, ahead of the game Saturday night against the Spartans — scheduled for a 7:30 p.m. kickoff on ABC — the Buckeyes released their status report.


  • WR Kamryn Babb
  • DT Noah Donald
  • WR Ellijah Gardiner
  • Safety Ronnie Hickman
  • LB Teradja Mitchell
  • DT Taron Vincent

Game-Time Decision:

  • TE Rashod Barry
  • DE Tyler Friday
  • WR C.J. Saunders

It should be noted that Saunders, a fifth-year senior pass-catcher, has not played yet this season. Being labeled as a game-time decision is a step in the right direction.