COLUMBUS, Ohio – After the Buckeyes’ 58-0 beatdown of Rutgers, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer met with media Monday morning to break down the rout, discuss the upcoming battle with an improved Indiana team and more.
What did the Buckeyes leader have to say Monday?
- The player of the game against Rutgers? The entire Buckeyes defense. It allowed 116 yards in the shutout.
- Champions for the week: J.T. Barrett, Mike Weber, Curtis Samuel, Parris Campbell, Terry McLaurin, Marcus Baugh, Pat Elflein, Billy Price, Jamarco Jones, Isaiah Prince and Michael Jordan on offense. On defense, it was Jalyn Holmes, Sam Hubbard, Tyquan Lewis, Chris Worley, Gareon Conley, Marshon Lattimore, Denzel Ward and Malik Hooker.
- Damon Arnette was the special teams player of the week.
- Meyer said J.T. Barrett is approaching Tim Tebow levels of leadership.
- Urban Meyer said he doesn’t care about having 1,000,000 Twitter followers unless it “helps us sign a player…If not, then nope.”
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