I'm sure that you are aware by now there are two separate schools of thought regarding Adams' performance so far this spring. Some believe he has been oftentimes overmatched by members of the Ohio State defensive line and that he is rapidly losing his grip on the starting left tackle position that is his to lose. I must admit that was my initial reaction after watching Adams repeatedly get schooled Tuesday by Cameron Heyward and Thad Gibson.
Then this thought occurred to me. I remembered one of Tressel's favorite mantras – "To whom much is given, much is expected" – and immediately thought of Adams. I wonder if the coaching staff is throwing everything but the kitchen sink at the 6-8, 322-pound sophomore this spring because they think he can handle it.
Read the rest by clicking on this link: Rea's Day Blog: April 16.