Found November 23, 2012 on Fox Sports Ohio:
Ohio State enters its' season finale on Saturday vs. Michigan at 11-0. The following are the 11 biggest reasons the Buckeyes have avoided defeat so far -- along with a few reasons and notes that pertain to their chances of being 12-0 by late Saturday afternoon. 1. Braxton Miller The sophomore quarterback has been a battering ram -- and very rarely has he been anything but great. His passing is still a work in progress, but he's been both a dynamic runner and a productive, dangerous player who seems comfortable as the focal point of an evolving offense. His future is very bright, and when it comes to the final game of 2012 there's little doubt who will key everything the Buckeyes do offensively. 2. Urban Meyer Is he really No. 1? Probably, considering the way he's reshaped everything around the Ohio State program. But he will neither make or break a tackle on Saturday against Michigan, so he falls to No. 2 here. What Meyer has done this season is both remarkable and d...
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