Three OSU defensive backs – Donald Washington, Eugene Clifford and Jamario O'Neal – were held out of practice Friday, fueling rumors that the trio had failed drug tests. The Columbus Dispatch, Cleveland Plain Dealer and Canton Repository have stories on the players not practicing and Jim Tressel declining to comment.
The Dispatch has a story on how the Buckeyes are shorthanded right now when it comes to healthy receivers.
Michael Arace of the Dispatch has a column on the drama surrounding Rich Rodriguez at Michigan.
The AP (via the Toledo Blade) has a story on all that future Buckeye Terrelle Pryor will have to learn when he arrives in Columbus.
Finally, the Dispatch has a roundup of how the Buckeyes fared in baseball, softball and women's lacrosse games Friday.