Joe Burrow
Joe  Burrow

RS Sophomore

The Plains, Ohio

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 215



11 Buckeyes Graduate; 34 Named Academic All-Big Ten

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38 From Football Team Named an OSU Scholar-Athlete

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2018 LiFE Sports Spring Game pres. by Nationwide

The Buckeyes conclude spring drills with the annual Spring Game


No. 2 Ohio State vs. Rutgers

Scenes from the Buckeyes' Big Ten opener against the Scarlet Knights.


No. 6 Ohio State vs. Bowling Green

Scenes from the Buckeyes' season opener at Ohio Stadium on September 3, 2016


LiFE Sports Spring Game

Ohio State Football concludes spring practice with the LiFE Sports Spring Game at Ohio Stadium on April 16, 2016.


#1 Ohio State at Rutgers

The Buckeyes travel to Piscataway, NJ for the first time to take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on October 24, 2015.

Overview: Joe Burrow is a red-shirt sophomore who is in his third season with the program and heads to 2017 fall camp in a competitive battle for the No. 2 quarterback position ... after red-shirting the 2015 season as a true freshman, he was the back-up quarterback to junior J.T. Barrett throughout the 2016 season ... he is the only quarterback besides Barrett with collegiate game experience ... he played in five games last season, completed 78.6 percent of his passes - 22 of 28 - and threw for 226 yards and two touchdowns ... he is majoring in business

Notable: Burrow was 6-of-6 passing for 62 yards, plus scored his first rushing touchdown, in the game against Nebraska last year ... Nebraska is the school for which his father, Jimmy, and two older brothers, Jamie and Dan, played football and lettered.

Honors & Awards
2016: Academic All-Big Ten Conference, OSU Scholar-Athlete

More on Joe: A 4-star prospect by ESPN, Scout and 247Sports, he led coach Ryan Adams' Athens H.S. teams to three consecutive state playoff appearances (2012-14) and to all seven of the state playoff wins in school history ... his 2014 team was state runner-up in Division III and Burrow was selected as Ohio Mr. Football, first-team Associated Press all-state and the Division III co-offensive player of the year after throwing for nearly 4,500 yards with 63 touchdowns and only two interceptions ... threw for over 11,400 yards with 157 touchdowns in his career plus rushed for over 2,000 yards with 27 more TDs ... ranked on the ESPN 300 (298) and a Top 25 quarterback by Scout (13) and Rivals (25) ... named the 2013 Ohio Gatorade player of the year and AP all-state ... is the son of Robin and Jimmy Burrow ... father is in his 13th season as the defensive coordinator at Ohio University under Frank Solich.




Game Att. Comp. Int. Pct. Yards TD
Bowling Green 8 6 0 75.0 68 1
Tulsa 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rutgers 5 4 0 80.0 21 0
Nebraska 6 6 0 100.0 62 1
Maryland 9 6 0 66.7 75 1