COLUMBUS, Ohio — The wait is almost over.
Ohio State opens its eight-game regular season Saturday at home against Nebraska.
Ryan Day is holding his weekly press conference Tuesday at noon to discuss the return to play. Watch live in the video player above or on the 10TV Facebook page.
The Buckeyes and Cornhuskers are meeting for the ninth time overall, the seventh since Nebraska joined the Big Ten in 2011. Ohio State has won seven of eight matchups and five in a row.
Ohio State is favored to win a fourth straight Big Ten title and return to the College Football Playoff. Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields, with his wide array of weapons around him, is among the Heisman Trophy front-runners after finishing third in last year’s voting.