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Unlikely Heroes Laurinaitis, Tyree Deliver

James Laurinaitis

Ohio State's win at Michigan last week was a total team effort. The Buckeyes even got strong performances from a pair of players who had not factored much all year as freshman James Laurinaitis replaced injured linebacker Bobby Carpenter and fifth-year senior Andree Tyree served as a blocking tight end. Click here for more on these two unlikely heroes.

It was one week ago today when Ohio State pulled out a 25-21 win at rival Michigan. That victory helped propel the Buckeyes to a share of the Big Ten championship and a 9-2 record on the year. OSU awaits its fate on its bowl assignment. However, we have a chance to look back at the Michigan game and spotlight a couple of unlikely heroes in freshman linebacker James Laurinaitis and fifth-year... Recommended Stories