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Inside The Numbers: James Laurinaitis

The first two installments of "Inside The Numbers" were focused on the offensive side of the ball, but the third and final one is a bit different. This time, it's James Laurinaitis who gets compared to some of the best linebackers in Buckeye history.

The final piece turns its attention to the defensive side of the ball, a much harder place to prognosticate. After all, who would have expected a defense returning just two starters in 2006 to be one of the best scoring defenses in the country? In the same vein, who could have predicted the emergence of James Laurinaitis, a sophomore known more for his father's wrestling profession than for his... Recommended Stories