Ohio Stadium hosted the Ohio State Spring Game yesterday and 81,112 people showed up. That’s even more than Alabama, or any of the SEC teams this year. And those places ABSOLUTELY LIVE for college football. Even the preseason exhibition kind.
However, the Buckeyes drew even more fans than any of the Bible Belt powerhouse programs- which tells you just how utterly insane people in Columbus truly are. But enough judging and condescension, let’s get to the football takeaways from today’s Scarlet and Gray game.
-QB1 Braxton Miller threw for 258 yards and true freshman receiver Michael Thomas caught 12 of his passes for 131 yards. Red-shirt freshman tight end Nick Vannett caught five for 52. Miller was 24-of-31 on the day with one pass intercepted by Adam Griffin, and that is indeed the son of the legendary Archie Griffin.
– QB2 Kenny Guiton completed 17-of-26 passes for 191 yards with a 28-yard touchdown reception to Devin Smith.
–By the way Thomas is the nephew of USC great and forme...