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Smith Faces Media, Discusses Off-Season

Media members flocked to talk to OSU junior quarterback Troy Smith at Thursday's media day. Smith discussed his various off-the-field problems and how he is coping as he must still sit out the Sept. 3 season opener with Miami (Ohio).

A subdued but confident Troy Smith met with the media Thursday afternoon at Ohio State's photo day at Ohio Stadium. Since leading Ohio State to an upset victory over Michigan last November, Smith's name has been in the news too many times for the wrong things. He will miss the team's Sept. 3 season opener against Miami (Ohio) as he serves the second of a two-game suspension for receiving illegal... Recommended Stories