For the last four seasons, no player Ohio State Buckeye showed more heart, motor and energy than John Simon. Simon was the heart and soul of the Buckeye defense, displaying a motor that never stopped and an infectious energy that inspired his teammates. Simon may be gone, but freshman DE Joey Bosa seems like an exact clone of the former Ohio State standout. And if Bosa is a replica, the Ohio State defense will be just fine for the foreseeable future. Bosa was a 5-star signee out of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and already possesses college-ready size at 270 pounds, according to his Scout.com profile. In watching his highlight film and reading scouting reports, it’s hard not to compare Bosa to Simon from a physical perspective, as he has everything you want in a Simon-esque end: he’s physical, fast and relentless. It’s tough to expect kid to have the iron will of a
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