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Bobby Carpenter (Evan Mercer pic)

With Robert Reynolds out this week, it's time for sophomore Bobby Carpenter to step in and make his mark at LB, and it sounds like he is ready to go.

Linebacker Bobby Carpenter has been a solid contributor off the bench this season, but Saturday against Iowa, he will make his first career start in place of the suspended Robert Reynolds. It's not the way Carpenter wanted to crack the lineup, but that doesn't take away from his excitement. "Any kid that grows up in central Ohio, their dream is to grow up and play for the Buckeyes and start one... Recommended Stories

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