Urban Meyer has made it clear by offering scholarships to three top quarterback prospects that he is looking to bolster the depth at the position in the class of 2014.
The rush started on Wednesday when Meyer gave a scholarship offer to Scout.com’s No. 1-rated quarterback, Kyle Allen out of Scottsdale, Ariz. He followed that up on Thursday by offering two quarterbacks scholarships: Brandon Harris from Bossier City, La., and Zach Darlington from Apopka, Fla.
Conventional wisdom says the strategy is to get one of them to commit first and beat the others to the punch. That, however, doesn’t seem to be the case for Allen, who could wait until July to decide.
That doesn’t seem to be Meyer’s driving motivation. With several quarterbacks already off the board for the Class of 2014 and the looming concern of the lack of depth behind Braxton Miller, let alone if he decides to leave after his junior season, he has to find a quarterback for depth purposes.
That’s a big reason why OSU got JT…
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