Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Buckeye Rebirth: Urban Meyer, an Inspired Team, and a New Era at Ohio State” as Want to Read:
Buckeye Rebirth: Urban Meyer, an Inspired Team, and a New Era at Ohio State
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Buckeye Rebirth: Urban Meyer, an Inspired Team, and a New Era at Ohio State

by
4.27  ·  Rating Details ·  52 Ratings  ·  8 Reviews
Ohio State University's remarkable 2012 season--and the beginning of a new era at the Big Ten school are recalled in this fascinating account. It tells the story of Urban Meyer, who accepted the job as head coach at Ohio State just before the NCAA banned the Buckeyes from postseason play in 2012, rendering them ineligible for the Big Ten Championship and bowl games. Meyer ...more
ebook, 272 pages
Published October 1st 2013 by Triumph Books (IL)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Buckeye Rebirth, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Buckeye Rebirth

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
John
Dec 24, 2015 John rated it really liked it
On one level, I enjoyed revisiting Meyer's first season at Ohio State, going back through the games (though I didn't get to see all of them, because I was coaching tennis and missed several) and getting the highlights of the season. But the deeper, more interesting level was the behind-the-scenes look that it gives of big-time college football in general and Ohio State football in particular, finding out more about the players and coaches, their backstories and their growth through the season.

G
...more
Nathan
Apr 03, 2016 Nathan rated it it was amazing

Buckeye Rebirth by Bill Rabinowitz is a nonfiction work that tells the unbelievable story of Urban Meyer, the 2012 Ohio State Buckeye Football team head coach, and the struggles he faced coaching. Ohio State was known for having a great football team; however, they were thrown a curveball when the NCAA banned the Buckeyes from postseason play on account of several scandals leaving the players angry and unmotivated. Meyer ultimately rose to the challenge of convincing the players to give it their
...more
Tom
Jan 18, 2015 Tom rated it it was amazing
Great book that gives insights into Meyer's successes at Florida and OSU. Lots of interviews with people on the 2012 Buckeye team that went undefeated, and a personal look at what makes him tick. Perfect timing reading this just as they won the national championship.
Brant Starkey
Mar 29, 2014 Brant Starkey rated it really liked it
A lot of insight into one of the greatest single seasons in Ohio State football history. From not really trusting Urban and his staff despite his prior successes to buying in completely and laying the foundation for the future. Good read.
Rick Hosey
Feb 19, 2014 Rick Hosey rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
OH.....IO

OH.....IO

This was an inside look at at football season that I closely followed. It is a must read for any Buckeye fan, and would be enjoyed by any college football fan.
Michael William Rehl
For true buckeye fans

This is a great read for anyone that wants to dive deeper into the memorable 2012 ohio state buckeye season
Tom
Jan 26, 2014 Tom rated it it was amazing
A great book for an Ohio State fan, a football fan, a sports fan, or a fan of life - or all of the above! Lots of great insider sports detail, well told in a very human story.
barranma
barranma rated it it was amazing
Jan 04, 2015
Francie Decarlo
Francie Decarlo rated it really liked it
Apr 25, 2014
John M. Dohner
John M. Dohner rated it really liked it
Jan 08, 2016
Greg
Greg rated it liked it
May 25, 2014
Jonathan Meckler
Jonathan Meckler rated it it was amazing
Feb 23, 2015
Tim Thompson
Tim Thompson rated it really liked it
Apr 17, 2016
Darron
Feb 28, 2015 Darron rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2015
Great read. Urban is that dude.
Len Peterson
Len Peterson rated it it was amazing
Apr 01, 2015
Zayin Richards
Zayin Richards rated it liked it
Jan 04, 2015
Vickie
Vickie rated it it was amazing
May 16, 2016
Michael J Henricks
Michael J Henricks rated it really liked it
Jan 16, 2015
Nate Durst
Nate Durst rated it really liked it
Sep 04, 2014
Matt
Matt rated it really liked it
Jan 01, 2016
Seth
Seth rated it really liked it
Jan 13, 2014
Brian
Brian rated it really liked it
Jun 14, 2016
Dan
Dan rated it really liked it
Mar 08, 2016
Scott Wolny
Scott Wolny rated it really liked it
Jan 17, 2016
Scott Valentin
Scott Valentin rated it it was amazing
Mar 25, 2014
John
John rated it really liked it
Dec 17, 2013
Ben Van
Ben Van rated it it was amazing
Sep 14, 2014
mark a brown
mark a brown rated it it was amazing
Feb 01, 2015
Jeff Wallace
Jeff Wallace rated it really liked it
Dec 19, 2013
Anthony Smith
Anthony Smith rated it really liked it
Nov 24, 2015
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book