also duty-free guys falling over and grabbing their shins
Jonas is a linebacker. He's got a badass beard. He hits people. We sit outside Schembechler Hall, me with my pen and my notebook, the light of my recorder burning OSU red. I catch him staring at it a few times. Jonas is tired from his workout. He missed his ride home with teammate and fellow linebacker Obi Ezeh. He hasn't even had time to take the tape off his wrists. Because of me, he's now going to have to ride Obi's bike home. Jonas has gone from being less than excited to being a little pissed.
Man I love this kid. All the kids on this team are so grounded and are growing before our eyes. Here's Tree:
An interesting quick read. Even Boren grunts a few answers. Although the Plain Dealer is normally a horrific OSU homer rag, there's nothing inflammatory, and they are actually fairly complementary about D-Rob's hot start.
He will tackle you. He will intercept you. He will also eat your children. Ladies and gentlemen, your ironman of the week, Mr. Jonas "Donovan McNabb Lookalike" Mouton: