Despite losing five first-round NFL draft picks, Ohio State is considered one of the favorites to…
OSU's Smith Takes Chicago By Storm
Ohio State quarterback Troy Smith is on top of the world right now. He graduated from Ohio State in June with a bachelor's degree in communication. He came to Chicago for the Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon festivities and was promptly named the preseason conference offensive player of the year. And for good measure, he is also on the short list – with Notre Dame's Brady Quinn and Oklahoma's Adrian Peterson, among others – to contend for the 2006 Heisman Trophy. The old Troy Smith may have let some of the trappings of all this acclaim trap him. But the current Troy Smith seems to have his head firmly on his shoulders. "I still operate out of a sense of hunger and getting better every day," Smith said Monday. "(The awards) are nice things, but I try to give all of the credit to my teammates because without them they wouldn't mention me for those kind of things." The 6-1, 215-pound Smith has earned his place at the head of the class. He has put together a 13-2 record as OSU's starting...
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