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Players In Chicago Ready To Move Forward

Orhian Johnson talks Thursday.

The three players representing Ohio State at the Big Ten Media Days this week in Chicago are ready to turn the page and get back to the gridiron when fall camp starts next week. In the meantime, though, the players have a lot of talking to do in the Windy City, and questions about football never sounded so good considering the NCAA mess that hit the program is still a hot topic.

The questions at the Big Ten Media Days can get pretty stale after a while. First, each program's head coach is given 15 minutes at the ballroom lectern to address hundreds of reporters about the state of his team and the league. Then the coach is whisked into the hallway to elaborate on his comments – all while surrounded by up to 50 more writers. Then the real fun starts. Each coach and three... Recommended Stories