NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 01: An Ohio State Buckeye helmet is seen on the sidelines prior to the start of the game during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Today was the final home game of the season for Ohio State, meaning it was the last game ever at Ohio Stadium for the Buckeyes’ seniors and NFL Draft entrants.Ohio State star defensive lineman Dre’Mont Jones appears to be in that group.Jones, a redshirt junior, has one season of eligibility remaining, but he appears to be set on leaving early for the NFL Draft.The Buckeyes’ star referred to today’s game as his last one at Ohio Stadium.Ohio State’s Dre’Mont Jones wasn’t one of the 12 seniors honored today, but he did refer to the 62-39 win over Michigan as “my last game in The Shoe.” pic.twitter.com/ET8fijyd3i— 105.7 The Zone (@1057TheZone) November 24, 2018Eleven Warriors’ Dan Hope had more on what Jones said:“It’s so much emotions behind this win, because given what people were saying about us, it’s hard to really explain in words how I feel. It’s my last game in the Shoe, and I got 4 Gold Pants now,” Jones told reporters.Dre’Mont Jones, an NFL-eligible redshirt junior, on what today’s game means to him: “It’s so much emotions behind this win, because given what people were saying about us, it’s hard to really explain in words how I feel. It’s my last game in the Shoe, and I got 4 Gold Pants now.”— Dan Hope (@Dan_Hope) November 25, 2018Ohio State has at least two games remaining on the season. The Buckeyes will take on Northwestern in the Big Ten Championship Game next Saturday. Ohio State will then either head to the College Football Playoff or to a bowl game.Stay tuned.
LOUISVILLE, KY – NOVEMBER 07: A general view of the stadium during the Louisville Cardinals game against the Syracuse Orange at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium on November 7, 2015 in Louisville, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)On Wednesday night, Purdue head coach Jeff Brohm announced his intentions to remain with the Boilermakers after flirting with Louisville. The Cardinals fired former head coach Bobby Petrino during the season and were seen as the favorites to land Brohm before his announcement.Brohm, whose alma mater is Louisville, said he thinks it’s important to finish the building process he started at Purdue two years ago. In two seasons as the team’s head coach, Brohm led the Boilermakers to two 6-6 seasons and one bowl win.Most thought Brohm would leave Purdue for his alma mater, but Brohm shocked the college football world with his announcement Wednesday night.Louisville fans took the news especially hard. One alleged Louisville fan burned Brohm’s brother’s No. 12 jersey.Check it out.I was just sent this video from a UofL Fan: pic.twitter.com/DM7FXdHQEy— Mark Blankenbaker (@UofLSheriff50) November 29, 2018Brohm’s brother, Brian, also played for Louisville and currently serves as Purdue’s co-offensive coordinator.Not a good look for Louisville fans. Meanwhile, the school will now re-open the coaching search.