TEAM UP NORTH LOSES THREE RECRUITS IN 48 HOURS; No. 1 PLAYMAKER; 62-YARD FG
By Jim Baird | AM Football Briefing | Wednesday, August 24
TEAM UP NORTH LOSES THREE RECRUITS IN 48 HOURS: In the past two days, three recruits have decommitted from That School Up North: in the class of 2018, four-star guard Jalil Irvin and athlete Leonard Taylor, as well as class of 2017 four-star defensive tackle Aubrey Solomon. A top 100 recruit, Solomon backed off his pledge after receiving a thank you note for a recruiting BBQ event he didn’t attend (which also spelled his name wrong). Mark Snyder with the latest on the surge of decommitments. Meanwhile, after OSU added five-stars Trevon Grimes and Tyjon Lindsey Monday, Andrew Lind takes a look at how the Buckeye’s top-ranked 2017 class measures up to the best of all time.
No. 1 PLAYMAKER: “I think he’s our No. 1 player on offense right now,” Urban said of junior H-back Curtis Samuel Monday. How will the Buckeyes utilize Samuel’s skill-set? Tim May takes a look.
62-YARD FG: What’s the best way to remove your black stripe as a walk-on kicker? If you’re redshirt freshman kicker Tyler Durbinabout, a 62 yard field-goal does the trick, WATCH. OSU also published it’s final scrimmage highlight video of fall camp, WATCH.
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