The Ohio State vs. Michigan rivalry is undoubtedly one of the most intense, long-standing college football rivalries of all time, and with every rivalry comes its fair share of traditions. In Columbus, Ohio, not only is the matchup highlighted on game day, but in a week-long celebration of Buckeye pride and Wolverine demise. While these week-long festivities do quite a bit of poking fun at U of M, the two teams come together for worthy causes to help out both of their communities as well. Below are some of the traditions that have developed in Columbus over the years during one of the biggest rivalries in the nation:
From charitable work to jumping into a freezing lake, Ohio State fans certainly make the most of their rivalry with the Wolverines. It will certainly be a game to watch this year, as both are in years of transition. As for my pick of who will win? O-H…!
About: Kelly Rogers
Kelly Rogers is a Senior at The Ohio State University and is majoring in Strategic Communications. She is originally from Moline, Illinois, but her loyalty remains to the Buckeyes. She is involved with sorority life, campus programming, and undergraduate research at Ohio State. She plans to pursue a career in Public Relations and Journalism.