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Ohio State senior quarterback Troy Smith enters the upcoming year as the preseason Big Ten offensive player of the year. Smith was in Chicago Monday as part of the Big Ten Kickoff Luncheon proceedings. He discussed his sudden acclaim, earning his degree, working with OSU's ailing assistant coaches and much more.

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...

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