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Missing The Man In The Middle

Larimore is out this weekend.

Ohio State lost a key cog from its defensive line while playing on the road against Indiana last weekend. Now with tackle Dexter Larimore sidelined for the Wisconsin game, a pair of faces will see increased playing time this weekend as one of the nation's top rushing teams comes to town in what should be another Big Ten slugfest.

This was not the week Austin Spitler would have chosen to lose teammate Dexter Larimore. Granted, there are never good weeks for a starter to miss action, but with Ohio State set to host Wisconsin this weekend, the Buckeyes could use a player like Larimore. The fourth-year junior has been playing nose guard in OSU's defense this season and has proven himself to be a key reason why the Buckeyes... Recommended Stories