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Miller Displays Confidence, Not Nerves

Freshman Braxton Miller completed only five of his 13 pass attempts Saturday against Colorado but impressed his teammates with added confidence in the huddle. The first-time starter threw for 83 yards and added 83 more on the ground to go with a pair to TD strikes to fellow freshman Devin Smith.

Freshman Braxton Miller slept well Friday night before making his first collegiate start at quarterback for the Ohio State football team. No nerves. No tossing and/or turning. He just waited to get on the Ohio Stadium turf. "I talked to him last night and asked him if he was nervous," fellow freshman Devin Smith said. "He said he wasn't nervous at all. He was just ready for that game." Miller... Recommended Stories