The offensive and defensive line positions have flip-flopped from 2012 in terms of experience
Coaches choose sides in early morning draft; four will be captains for the game
Coach Fickell met with the media to talk about last week's game at Purdue and the upcoming game vs. Penn State
Ohio State vs. Michigan State
Ohio State Overview: Tommy Brown is in his fourth year with the program ... after red-shirting the 2011 season as a true freshman and not seeing any playing time during the 2012 season, he earned his first Varsity O letter in 2013 by being on the field for 208 plays and seeing action in all 14 games ... most of his plays came on special teams, but he did play a career-high 51 plays on offense vs. Florida A&M and he had a Big Ten-game best 34 plays on offense vs. Purdue plus 20 vs. Penn State ... Brown is majoring in sociology.
More on Tommy: Brown was all-Ohio, all-city and all-district as an exceptional two-way lineman for Akron Firestone H.S. and coach Tim Flossie ... recorded 58 tackles, 22 sacks, one safety on defense as a Falcon senior ... all-academic and team's most valuable lineman ... city champion in shot put and discus ... two-year bowling letterman ... yearbook staff leader ... is the son of Tommy and Theresa Brown.
Elflein Takes Home 2016 Rimington Trophy