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Mitchell Making Good First Impression

Ohio State freshman middle linebacker Mike Mitchell was among the first newcomers to lose his black stripe, officially becoming a Buckeye this week. Already a member of the two-deep at his position, Mitchell is wasting little time making his presence known.

It has not taken Mike Mitchell long to become an official member of the Ohio State football team. Of course, Mitchell and the rest of Urban Meyer's 2012 recruiting class have all signed national letters of intent and are members of the squad. But the newcomers still must earn the right to be called a Buckeye by having their stripe removed – the black stripe that lays over the red stripe down the... Recommended Stories

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