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New Focus Helps OSU DT Reach New Heights

Things have not gone according to plan for Nader Abdallah since his arrival on campus at Ohio State, but that all changed during this past offseason thanks to the help of his big brother. In the midst of a breakout season, take a look at how it all began with an early-morning wakeup and some quality family time.

At the halfway point of his career at Ohio State, Nader Abdallah realized something had to give. In two seasons marred by inconsistent play and off-the-field struggles, the former three-star defensive tackle prospect had seen playing time in just eight games and had accumulated a grand total of one tackle. As he pondered his future with the Buckeyes in the immediate aftermath of the team's 42-3... Recommended Stories