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Former Buckeye Fullbacks Get Their Shot
Two players. Two new teams. One position. One dream. In the immediate aftermath of last weekend's NFL draft, two Buckeyes who did not see their names flashed across the television screen did not have to wait long to find that their dreams of playing professional football had not been dashed. Dionte Johnson and Tyler Whaley, both fullbacks by trade from Ohio State, soon found themselves agreeing to terms with NFL teams. In the process, they capped a draft weekend that was low on expectations but high on final results. Neither player was projected to be drafted, and neither was invited to the NFL scouting combine. Instead, both players worked out at OSU's Pro Day in March and hoped they had caught the eye of at least one NFL team enough to merit getting a tryout. Mission accomplished, as Whaley signed a free-agent deal with the Cincinnati Bengals and Johnson with the Arizona Cardinals. "When I got that phone call, it's hard to describe the feeling that I had," Whaley told...
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