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Thursday, April 25, 2013
Rising stock: Rod Smith

By Austin Ward

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- With spring practice in the books and Ohio State heading into its offseason conditioning program, BuckeyeNation is looking at the players who boosted their stock with the program the most during those 15 workouts. The offense will go first this week, followed by a handful of defenders who will be in line for heavy workloads this fall as well.

Rod Smith
Rod Smith really stood out this spring in the race to become Carlos Hyde's primary backup.
No. 2: Rod Smith