Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  Last updated 4/13/13
CINCINNATI - There wasn't the sizzle of last April, when everything with Urban Meyer was new and flashy and creating momentum and buzz was priority. This is and was about sustaining momentum, to a point, but more about taking the next step. This was spring football, emphasis on football. And emphasis on throwing that football, as in the thing Meyer thinks is most important for his team's development right now. Ohio State's spring game Saturday was a business trip. Meyer, Braxton Miller and the Buckeyes came to Cincinnati's Paul Brown Stadium because renovations forced them out of Columbus, and though they made a day of it, Meyer's intent was to make sure Miller might need to ice his throwing shoulder for the trip home. Meyer wanted something resembling a game as an evaluation point, and the one he got was very forgettable. But it featured Miller -- he hit Evan Spencer for 49 yards on the very first play -- and a passing game that's coming along. A rule designed to keep Miller health...
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