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Urban Meyer Has Won The National Title Coming Off His Bowl Losses

Dabo Swinney hoists the trophy for Clemson.

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Ohio State appears to be in-line for a national title this upcoming season.

Urban Meyer has lost two bowl games during his coaching career. The seasons that followed those bowl losses ended well.

At Florida in 2007, the Gators fell in the Capital One Bowl. The following season, Florida won the national championship, beating Ohio State.

At Ohio State in 2013, the Buckeyes fell in the Orange Bowl. The following season, the Buckeyes won the national championship, beating Alabama and Oregon in the College Football Playoff.

At Ohio State in 2017, the Buckeyes fell to Clemson in the Fiesta Bowl. The following season, the Buckeyes...will win the national championship? History is on OSU's side.

OSU opens its 2017 season on Thursday, Aug. 31 against Indiana.