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OSU Senior 'Backers Are Best Of Friends
In what Jim Tressel calls his Ohio State family, they might be the two closest brothers. James Laurinaitis and Marcus Freeman have plenty in common. Both are senior linebackers who turned down millions of dollars in the NFL to return for their final seasons as Buckeyes. Both put together standout junior seasons and figure to feature heavily into the team's leadership situation this season. And both have a love for professional wrestling. Of all the similarities between the two, the latter reason proved to be the stepping-off point that got the friendship between Laurinaitis and Freeman off to a glowing start. "It's funny because when I first met James, it was all about meeting his dad," Freeman said. "I didn't care about James – I wanted to meet the Animal. I think our relationship has truly grown from acquaintances to teammates to truly best friends." Laurinaitis arrived on campus for the 2005 season. Freeman, who...
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