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Boeckman Settling Into Starting Role

Boeckman will be a second-year starter.

Ohio State fans openly raised questions about the play of Todd Boeckman as the 2007 season progressed as his production diminished, and those concerns were put to the side when Terrelle Pryor signed to become a Buckeye. However, a more confident and at-ease Boeckman met with reporters on Thursday evening as he approaches his second season as the starter -- and he's not giving up his spot just yet.

Surrounded by a veritable army of tape recorders, video cameras and notepads, Todd Boeckman was a picture of serenity. If he's half as relaxed when he is surrounded by defensive linemen, linebackers and blitzing safeties, it should be a pretty good season for the Ohio State starting quarterback. The returning starter for the Buckeyes who earned all-Big Ten honors one season ago is poised to... Recommended Stories