Urban Meyer’s Ohio State Buckeyes have their targets set on a national championship in 2013, and incoming freshmen like Eli Apple have a chance to make a big contribution toward that goal.
Apple isn’t the only freshman capable of earning some serious playing time this upcoming season, either.
Meyer scored a major haul of talented players during the recruitment period, and chances are a few of them will be key players for the Buckeyes in 2013.
Here are the three incoming freshmen with the best chance to play meaningful minutes for Ohio State this year as the team attempts to replicate its undefeated record from one season ago.
Eli Apple, Cornerback
Scoring Apple was a major coup for Meyer, as this young man was heavily recruited by some of the top teams in the nation, including Notre Dame and Alabama—the two teams in last year’s BCS title game.
Apple enrolled early in January to get a head start on his college studies, and he’ll be participating in spring…
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