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Watch: Ohio State makes big news as B1G media days kick off

Big Ten media days started with a bombshell as Ohio State announced the suspensions of four players, including star DE Joey Bosa and H-back Jalin Marshall.

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Austin Ward @AWardESPN

Next to the podium: Ohio State coach Urban Meyer. I wonder if there's anything to discuss with him?

Brett McMurphy @McMurphyESPN

Barry Alvarez said Wisconsin trying to change process on admitting recruits so appeals go thru individual colleges instead of admissions

Kevin Gemmell @Kevin_Gemmell

C Jake Brendel says Stanford was the hardest defense, scheme wise, UCLA faced last year. Credited Cardinal for bringing unscouted looks.

Joe Schad @schadjoe

Urban Meyer will take the podium at Big Ten Media Days in Chicago in a few minutes

Jeff Legwold @Jeff_Legwold

Talked to a few personnel execs today -- they believe if Jake Long is healthy enough to play now, he likely more an RT post ACL surgeries.

Josh Moyer @ESPNJoshMoyer

So why did KF put Beathard as the starter in the winter, to begin with? Says CJ developed very well and thought that was important for Iowa

Josh Moyer @ESPNJoshMoyer

Ferentz on Rudock transferring to U-M: "I think any coach wants what's best for the individual -- and that was Jake's decision all the way."

Ted Miller @TedMillerRK

Ucla coach Jim Mora on being in ESPN set with USC coach Steve Sarkisian: "it's never awkward being around Sark for me"

Ohio State faces added challenge

The game against Virginia Tech was already projected as Ohio State's second-toughest of the season, and now the task gets tougher thanks to the suspensions of four players.

David Hale @DavidHaleESPN

Most yds/play allowed by a 10-win P5 team last decade: 2011 Baylor-6.40 2014 GaTech-6.32 2009 GaTech-6.07 2013 Auburn-5.96 2012 Okla-5.72

Josh Moyer @ESPNJoshMoyer

Kevin Wilson on Harris injury: "It's a tough break for J-Shun ... but this is a significantly more skilled group than last year."

Josh Moyer @ESPNJoshMoyer

Edsall: "In 17 years as a head coach, I've never had the leadership we have right now on our team -- and it's because of Brad Craddock."