Everybody’s path to the NFL Draft is unique in some way, and former Ohio State cornerback Damon Arnette is no different. Arnette had quite the storied career at Ohio State, but those stories didn’t always have fairy tale endings. There were ups and downs in his five years, but he certainly finished with a flourish and is now about to transition to this next chapter in his life as an NFL player.
Chase Young won’t have to wait too long to hear his name called in Thursday night’s NFL Draft, provided his internet doesn’t buffer at the wrong moment. The former Ohio State defensive end is expected to be selected by the Washington Redskins with the second overall pick. Possibly going third to the Detroit Lions is former Buckeye cornerback Jeff Okudah.
There are 12 different former Ohio State Buckeyes in NFL Mock Drafts. And it looks like the program could be on the verge of doing something it has never done before.
Ohio State cornerback Damon Arnette is now a well-read college graduate, but if you ask him, he might tell you that his favorite thing he’s ever read is Peyton Ramsey’s third-down pass last Saturday inside the Ohio State 10-yard line. Arnette read the Indiana quarterback’s rollout and waited for him to throw the ball back to Hoosier tight end Peyton Hendershot.
COLUMBUS — Prior to Tuesday practice, Ohio State assistant coaches Al Washington and Mike Yurcich will speak with reporters. Also joining the festivities will be quarterback Justin Fields, right guard Wyatt Davis, cornerback Damon Arnette, and nose tackle Robert Landers. We will have live updates from the coaches and players as they happen, so refresh…