Perfect moments: No. 4 

December, 11, 2012
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John SimonAP Photo/Jay LaPreteJohn Simon gave a passionate speech in the locker room after a tight win over the Golden Bears.
BuckeyeNation counts down the five biggest moments on the march to perfection for Ohio State, from the biggest games and plays to the locker room speeches and celebrations -- continuing today with the emotions from a two-time captain.

No. 4: John Simon puts his heart on his sleeve

Nobody knew just how close John Simon was to missing a nonconference contest with California, not even his coach.

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