As Jordan Hall tries to absorb everything the coaching staff is throwing at him, it only took one day of spring practice for him to show how productive his move to the Pivot position could be.
Senior LB Etienne Sabino is set to return from injury to a unit that has made several adjustments without him.
Urban Meyer sends a loud and clear message to his defense that its effort on Saturday won't be good enough going forward.
Even the bad dream Ohio State was living as Braxton Miller was carted off the field with an apparent head injury couldn't keep the Buckeyes from yet another win as it rallied to an improbable 29-22 victory over Purdue in overtime.
Senior captain John Simon gave his all on the field against Cal then delivered an emotional speech in the locker room.
Big plays, bad reads, turnovers, injuries -- the Buckeyes right now only go as far as Braxton Miller can take them. On Saturday at Michigan State, he took them to 5-0.
Reserve cornerback Doran Grant was a major part of Saturday's victory over UAB with his contributions all over the field, stuffing the stats sheet as Ohio State closed out its nonconference schedule.
Running back Jordan Hall returned from injury against Cal to decent success, and he can expect more of the rushing load going foreward.