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By Matt McCoy
**Listen here for the comments of Buckeye coach Urban Meyer on Wisconsin**
Wisconsin's game plan against Ohio State Saturday is no secret. The Badgers, for two decades, have had the same formula...run the football and win up front.
"You have to be gap sound. They've done a good job with their line displacement," Urban Meyer said. "There's times when there are six offensive linemen in the game and there's four or five on one side and two on the other. We've been spending a lot of time in walk through and practice getting lined up. You've got to get lined up first and number two, you have to tackle."
Indiana did neither last week when Wisconsin ran for a school record 564 yards in a 62-14 blowout of the Hoosiers. Star tailback Monte Ball had 198 of those yards and three touchdowns and needs one more TD to tie the NCAA career record held by former Miami Red Hawk tailback Travis Prentice.
Meyer said Ball will be an excellent NFL tailback but said much of his success and that of the run game is a product of the overall scheme at Wisconsin.
"It's crazy some of the formations," Meyer said. "There were six (offensive linemen) on the right and two on the left and that's fine if you get lined up (correctly) but if you don't you get embarrassed."
Is this fun or what?
In his first season as Ohio State coach, Urban Meyer has taken a team that went only 6-7 last year, and has them 10-0 and ranked sixth in the AP poll. This season must be a lot of fun, right?
"I don't know if fun is the appropriate word," Meyer said. "You don't have time to really enjoy it until you have a chance to sit back. I guess enjoy would be a proper word. I enjoy being around these players and these coaches and representing Ohio State."
Camp Randall Stadium is famous for its 'Jump Around' between the third and fourth quarters. With that in mind, that song has been blaring through the speakers at practice this week.
"I might have to change that," Meyer said with a chuckle. "We always do crowd noise and I told them to get that (Jump Around) out...we'll hear that enough in a couple days."
Jim Tressel's latest moment
Who can talk soccer and football while quoting Aristotle and a former Baldwin Wallace track coach? Jim Tressel, that's who. Here's Coach Tress with his latest "Moment" on Channel 3 in Cleveland.