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Wells Injury Dampens Opening Day Mood

Wells Injury Dampens Opening Day Mood

The Ohio State football team defeated Youngstown State 43-0 Saturday to start its 2008 season, but the bigger story might be the fact that star running back Chris "Beanie" Wells went out with a foot injury. BuckeyeSports.com learned more about the malady during postgame interviews and also talked to Wells' teammates about the situation.

Disaster averted, or so it appears. Though no official prognosis was available after the No. 2 Ohio State football defeated Youngstown State 43-0 Saturday afternoon in the season opener, the vibe during postgame at Ohio Stadium is that what at first appeared to be a significant injury to tailback Chris Wells isn't as serious as it looked on first glance. Wells crumpled to the turf during a third...

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