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Offense Ready To Communicate Quietly

Boeckman gets a play from Coach Tressel.

As it turns out, you do not need to be in the huddle to know what is going on when playing for Ohio State's offense. Find out how nonverbal communication that has been going on all season among the Buckeyes could pay dividends this weekend against Penn State.

Changed numbers on the backs of a few jerseys are not the only differences between this and last season's offensive huddles. As quarterback Todd Boeckman barks out the signals, his primary targets in the passing game are nowhere close to being within shouting distance. Most of the time, they are already headed to the line of scrimmage and getting ready for the next play. When the huddle breaks... Recommended Stories