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All-Time Greatest – No. 47: Jim Otis

All-Time Greatest – No. 47: Jim Otis

BuckeyeSports.com counts down the days until Ohio State's 2008 season opener with its list of the 50 greatest Buckeyes of all-time. The series continues today with No. 47: fullback Jim Otis.

Jim Otis was the kind of player that Woody Hayes loved – intelligent, athletic and willing to do whatever it took to gain a victory. During Ohio State's run to the 1968 national championship, other players may have gotten more of the glory, but the Buckeyes usually rode on the back of Otis to 10 consecutive wins. A native of Celina, Ohio, Otis' father and Hayes were college roommates at Denison...

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