Why Ohio State Buckeyes Jim Knowles is Tinkering With Defense During Spring Practice

Locked On Buckeyes - Daily Podcast On Ohio State Buckeyes Football & Basketball

Mar 9 2023 • 30 mins

Jim Knowles is no stranger to using spring practice to tinker with the defense he's in charge of. With yearly personnel changes brings different challenges for a coach. It can also allow a coach to find fun ways to disrupt the opposing offense. Ohio State needs to put each player in places they can be successful so the team can accomplish all their goals. Which is why Jay Stephens isn't shocked at a decision Jim Knowles made about what the defense won't utilize often this time of year. During today's show, Jay Stephens discusses why he likes a decision Jim Knowle made to help the defense be better. Jay also goes over why he disagrees with Jaxon Smith-Njigba's Ohio State wide receiver Mt. Rushmore. You might disagree with his list too. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON15,” and you’ll get 15% off your next order. FanDuel Make Every Moment More. Don’t miss the chance to get your No Sweat First Bet up to ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS in Bonus Bets when you go FanDuel.com/LOCKEDON. FANDUEL DISCLAIMER: 21+ in select states. First online real money wager only. Bonus issued as nonwithdrawable free bets that expires in 14 days. Restrictions apply. See terms at sportsbook.fanduel.com. Gambling Problem? Call 1-800-GAMBLER or visit FanDuel.com/RG (CO, IA, MD, MI, NJ, PA, IL, VA, WV), 1-800-NEXT-STEP or text NEXTSTEP to 53342 (AZ), 1-888-789-7777 or visit ccpg.org/chat (CT), 1-800-9-WITH-IT (IN), 1-800-522-4700 (WY, KS) or visit ksgamblinghelp.com (KS), 1-877-770-STOP (LA), 1-877-8-HOPENY or text HOPENY (467369) (NY), TN REDLINE 1-800-889-9789 (TN) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices