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Sweeting Not Sweating It Out

The state of Georgia has proven to be a beneficial one to Ohio State in past years with both Cameron Heyward and Antonio Henton leaving home to become Buckeyes. This year, the OSU coaching staff has targeted Roderick Sweeting, a cornerback prospect from the Peach State, to potentially keep that pipeline flowing north.

Although finding defensive backs in high school is one of the most difficult challenges for college coaches, that fact has not stopped Ohio State this year. The Buckeyes have extended nearly a dozen offers to defensive backs for their class of 2009, but one of the most recent offers went to Roderick Sweeting, an unranked cornerback prospect from Locust Grove (Ga.) Luella. A 6-0, 170-pound...

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