BUCKEYES LAND BLUECHIP WRs;
URBAN UPDATES DEPTH CHART; BLACK STRIPES FALL
By Jim Baird | AM Football Briefing | Tuesday, August 23
BUCKEYES LAND BLUECHIP WRs: Two of the nation’s best wide receivers five-stars Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey committed to Ohio State’s top-ranked 2017 recruiting class yesterday, Tim May with more. Ohio State now has a nation’s best six five-star recruits pledged for the class.
URBAN UPDATES DEPTH CHART: Coach Meyer met with media Monday and ran down the depth chart, Eric Seger with the depth chart breakdown and press conference highlights. Bill Rabinowitz on the depth chart clearing up. It sounds like Urban thinks these young Buckeyes are ready, writes Doug Lesmerises.
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BLACK STRIPES FALL: “I love this class,” said Meyer, remarking on this year’s freshmen. There was more to love as true freshmen linebacker Keandre Jones, and cornerback Jordan Fuller lost their black stripes. They were joined by redshirt freshman defensive lineman Joshua Alabi, WATCH.
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2) Young team? Urban Meyer’s not worried, Alexis Chassen – Land Grant Holy Land – August 22
3) Kirk Herbstreit Picks Ohio State to Make the Playoffs, D.J. Byrnes – Eleven Warriors – August 22