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Bean Counting Could Net Higher Yield In '08

The numbers show that Chris "Beanie" Wells took a while to grow into his role as the starting tailback at Ohio State last year. Sunday, Wells said the same thing. This season, he is attempting to make sure that the Buckeyes get last year's second-half Beanie for an entire campaign.

When Chris Wells went into the beginning of last season as the Ohio State football team's top running back, he had already piled up a fair share of accomplishments. He had been compared to Jim Brown, perhaps history's greatest rusher of the football, by his position coach, Dick Tressel. He had been ranked a five-star prospect and the No. 1 running back in his class by Scout. He even had a... Recommended Stories

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