Buckeyes are already 40 percent through the drills; hadn't even started on this date last year
The team held its third of 15 practices this spring in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center
Team practices in shorts and helmets in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center
Coaches choose sides in early morning draft; four will be captains for the game
Coach Urban Meyer gives players plenty of opportunities to show up and compete
More on Russell: Doup played football (for coach Gary Keller), basketball and baseball at Mt. Vernon H.S. ... his basketball and baseball teams won OCC championships ... he was team captain of the basketball team ... he was also a member of the National Honor Society and student council ... he is the son of Alice and Kelly Doup ... he has one sister, Katie, a producer for Columbus' CBS affiliate, 10-TV.
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