Thursday, August 31, 2006 at 2:06 PM
Their season opener is coming up Saturday, but already the Ohio State Buckeyes have a lot to live up to. They're ranked first in the pre-season polls. And two Buckeyes are mentioned as Heisman hopefuls. The Plain Dealer's man in Columbus, Doug Lesmerises, spent the spring and summer in the midst of all those high hopes and ideastream's Paul Cox asked him - what justifies a number one ranking?