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Elliott Making Most Of Freshman Year Chances

Even in a crowded backfield, Ezekiel Elliott has stood out to Buckeye fans and coaches during his freshman season. How has he gone about doing so? Games like the Purdue contest, during which he had a touchdown and a key special teams tackle, have shown what the St. Louis native can bring to the table.

Urban Meyer had to be excited when he brought in two of the top 10 running backs in the nation in the class of 2013, and he might be even more excited now that he's had a chance to use them. Not only has Dontre Wilson – Scout's No. 10 running back in the last recruiting process – been a key part of the team's recent offensive explosion, but fellow freshman Ezekiel Elliott has showed plenty of...

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