Trip will feature overload of game action plus Cincinnati sights, sounds and tastes. And bling!
Team practices in shorts and helmets in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center
Earliest start, perhaps, in school history comes after a 103-day break in practices
Buckeyes and Wolverines meet for the 109th time and for the 95th consecutive year
Buckeyes claim Leaders Division outright with win; Badgers already in the B1G title game
Ohio State Overview: Adam Griffin is a fourth-year junior whose hard work on and off the playing field is resulting in increased playing time and a leadership role on the team ... a key member of multiple special teams, he played in all 12 games for the undefeated Buckeyes in 2012 and recorded 13 tackles ... he made one of the outstanding special teams plays of the season in the third quarter against Penn State, reading a fake punt attempt and batting down a potential first-down pass on fourth-and-nine from the OSU 43 and the Buckeyes leading, 14-10 ... had a career-high three tackles vs. Penn State, as well ... was one of two Buckeye skill players (CB Doran Grant) to earn the Iron Buckeye Award for winter 2013 ... the award is given to the student-athlete(s) who best exemplifies unquestionable physical training dedication, determination, discipline, toughness and leadership in his third year with the football program ... Griffin was a reserve on special teams during the 2011 season and played in four games ... saw his first collegiate action against Penn State, making one tackle in the game ... red-shirted the 2010 season as a true freshman.
More on Adam: Adam Griffin is majoring in consumer and family financial services ... he was an all-district and all-metro performer for coach Ryan Wiggins' DeSales H.S. Stallions ... never came off the field as he played as a running back, defensive back and return specialist ... also a basketball starter for DeSales ... on the school honor roll ... is the son of Bonita and Archie Griffin ... father is the Buckeye Hall of Famer and the only two-time winner of the Heisman Memorial Trophy ... Archie lettered at Ohio State between 1972-75 and still holds the school record with 5,589 career rushing yards.