- Austin Ward, College Football
In the second part of a series breaking down the Ohio State roster as it works through offseason conditioning and prepares for its first fall camp under coach Urban Meyer, BuckeyeNation takes a peek into the offensive backfield.
Summer shakeup: Hall's foot tendon, which got cut on a piece of glass June 27, required surgery, and Ohio State projects that will keep him on the shelf for 10 weeks. That would knock him out of the lineup for at least two games, which would bump Hyde into the starting role ahead of either Rod Smith or Bri'onte Dunn.
Breaking down the 2012 Ohio State running backs: Jordan Hall, Carlos Hyde and others