If you were wondering whether we’ve reached the dog days of the offseason yet, the slow-trickling release of the national watch lists for college football’s major awards should give you your answer.
We’re exactly 100 days away from the first 2013 matchup, and with excitement growing for the coming season, so too comes the excitement for the individual players on our favorite teams.
On that note, Ohio State has announced that three Buckeyes have already been named to a pair of national watch lists.
Last week, cornerback Bradley Roby and linebacker Ryan Shazier, both juniors, were named to the Lott Impact Trophy watch list. On Tuesday morning, senior center Corey Linsley made the initial Rimington Trophy watch list.
Ohio State spokesperson Jerry Emig announced the news via Twitter:
Two watch lists revealed and already three Buckeyes being watched: Corey Linsley (Rimington) and Bradley Roby & Ryan Shazier (Lott IMPACT).— Jerry Emig (@BuckeyeNotes) May 21, 2013
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