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OSU Defense Prepares For Oklahoma State

A.J. Hawk

Some may have felt the Buckeye defense drew an easier task when Oklahoma State landed in the Alamo Bowl instead of pass-happy Texas Tech. But the Buckeye defense is very aware of the thread that the Cowboys pose. Dave Biddle has some thoughts from Simon Fraser, A.J. Hawk and Dustin Fox on the upcoming opponent.

Ohio State's defense will face a stout running team in the Alamo Bowl against Oklahoma State. The Cowboys are the No. 8 rushing team in the country at 245 yards per game. Vernand Morency (5-10, 215, Jr.) has rushed for 1,454 yards and 12 touchdowns, continuing the strong tradition of Oklahoma State tailbacks. "Yeah, he's not a huge guy, but he definitely runs hard and that creates a pretty big...

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