With less than two weeks until Ohio State kicks off against Navy at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, The Lantern
countdown of the most important Buckeyes enters its final stages.
No. 2: Taylor Decker, junior offensive lineman
On an offensive line littered with competition and unknowns, one bastion of the block stands tall.
When he first arrived on campus in 2012, the 6-foot 7-inch, 315-pound behemoth was described by coach Urban Meyer as glossy-eyed and unsure of his place in the OSU football program.
Now, Meyer uses words like “captain” and “leader” in reference to No. 68.
In what will be his first season as the premier pass-blocker on the… Read more