Ohio State Football 2012: The Top 5 Potential Playmakers for Urban Meyer

Though he hasn’t gone as far as Al Golden and posted wanted signs up around campus, Urban Meyer has made no secret of the fact that he’s in the market for someone to be the butter for the new spread attack that he is breaking the seal on this year in Columbus.
A successful season depends on it.
Here’s a look at the top five most likely players to be the “chosen one” for the Ohio State offense for the 2012 season:
*Disclaimer: Jake Stoneburner will be a big part of the Ohio State offense in 2012, but we’ll focus on looking at guys that fit the Swiss-army knife type of player that Meyer has historically had—and featured.
No. 5: Michael Thomas—WR, Freshman
A freshman on the list—really? Don’t count it out. When the coaching staff nabbed Thomas on National Signing Day this year, they were already clamoring about getting a diamond in the rough to come to the Midwest from California.
So far in practice, the coaches have continued to preach about his…

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