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Buckeyes More Ready If Miller Goes Down

Miller last year at Nebraska

Last year, a young, battered Ohio State team fell apart when Braxton Miller was hurt at Nebraska. This year, the Buckeyes feel like they proved at Michigan State that won't be an issue going forward as the Cornhuskers return for this year's contest.

Signs of growth have continued to build for the Ohio State football team this year. There's the fact that leading receiver Corey Brown already has twice as many receptions as he did a year ago when he split the team lead with two other wideouts. There's the fact that players like Johnathan Hankins and Christian Bryant have developed into All-Big Ten level players. There's even the 5-0 record, a... Recommended Stories