Urban Meyer, former Ute coach, to announce retirement from Ohio State Football

Ohio State head coach Urban Meyer will step down after the Rose Bowl

Michael Thomas, a receiver who plays for the New Orleans Saints, tweeted that he sheds a tear when thinking about the impact Meyer had on his life and others.

Urban Meyer announced his plans to retire as head coach of Ohio State's football team on Tuesday afternoon in a press conference.

He heads into the game with an 82-9 record during his Ohio State tenure, including a ideal record over archrival MI. Much like Meyer's health concerns about his heart were real in the past, there remains a pocket of college football fans who don't believe it and they think Meyer will be back on the sideline in the future.

Ohio State released some of the documents that its special committee used in its investigation, including text messages that raised doubt about how forthcoming Meyer was when news of Smith's past transgressions first came to light this summer. Offensive coordinator Ryan Day will take over as head coach the next day.

Meyer, who also won two national championships (2006 and 2008) at Florida, is in his 17th season as a head coach.

First, if Meyer does come back, it's going to have to be a flawless fit with the potential for him to turn it into a national title contender.

But his time away from the game of football didn't last long when he was contacted about the opening at Ohio State.

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Kelly is now the head coach at UCLA.

Meyer owns an 85-9 record in seven seasons with the Buckeyes.

Carter was concerned the Meyer may have had another incident on the sideline due to the cyst, and said that the 54-year-old likely shouldn't have been in charge of the Buckeyes over the last few weeks. Included in that season was a second straight loss to Saban, a 31-6 beat down that turned a 4-0 season into a morass.

Lesmerises asked if he was fairly certain, "I am certain yes, Meyer said". Day served as Ohio State's co-offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach in 2017 before being promoted to the primary coordinator and playcalling role this season. His time with the Gators was not without controversy, however, as the program saw a boom in player arrests and off-field incidents under his watch.

The school, which was already embroiled in separate scandals involving alleged sex abuse by a now-deceased athletics doctor and a diving coach, put Meyer on leave August 1.

A former defensive back at Cincinnati, Meyer's swift rise to coaching prominence prior to Florida was evident in his two years at Utah.

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