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Smith Key to Buckeye Offense

Troy Smith (AP: Tony Ding)

Ohio State isn't exactly known as an explosive offensive team, but they have had a lot of success on the offensive side of the ball this season. The Buckeyes average 32.5 points per game, so they're doing something right on offense. Let's take a look at the key players in the game on offense.

The Ohio State is a pretty balanced team on offense, averaging 195 yards rushing and 215 yards passing per game, but they love to put pressure on a defense with their dual-threat quarterback, Troy Smith. Smith's ability to run opens up a lot of opportunities for the Buckeye offense, and we expect them to try to take advantage of that in the Fiesta Bowl. Smith seems to drive the truck for...

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