After battling injuries throughout his Ohio State career, redshirt junior wide receiver Johnnie Dixon is finally healthy and ready to go. On Sunday wide receivers coach Zach Smith called Dixon’s mom to let her know that her son would be starting against Indiana — Eleven Warriors has the video of the call here. Dixon will get the start alongside fellow receiver Austin Mack in a rotation that is expected to see Binjimen Victor, Terry McLaurin, Parris Campbell, and KJ Hill all share time as downfield threats.
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