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5 Answers: Ohio State at Illinois

Ohio State got its quarterback back, held Illinois' star receiver in check, won up front and dealt with the wind in a 17-7 victory at Illinois on Saturday. We look back at how the Buckeyes handled our five key areas of the game.

1. Will Braxton Miller be available and effective? The freshman quarterback made the start and went the distance for Ohio State, but the coaching staff showed little confidence in his ability to do much more than hand the ball off to tailbacks Dan Herron, Jordan Hall and Carlos Hyde. Miller completed 1 of 4 passes, including a pretty 17-yard touchdown pass to tight end Jake Stoneburner that...

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