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Heuerman Paces Tight End Renaissance

Heuerman Paces Tight End Renaissance

It was a banner day for Jeff Heuerman and the Ohio State tight ends against Purdue. Heuerman had one of the best days in recent memory when it came to receiving while Nick Vannett added his first career score as the Buckeyes' offense continued to spread the ball around.

Ohio State tight ends coach Tim Hinton is a cooperative fellow, but over the 2013 season, he's found defenses to not feel the same way when it comes to getting passes to his charges. The "When is the tight end going to be a factor in the passing game?" story at Ohio State is as old as the top two tight ends on the Buckeye squad – more on that later – but the fact that Jeff Heuerman and Nick... Recommended Stories

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