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Jones battles improved Barrett in Ohio State heavyweight QB duel

COLUMBUS, Ohio If Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett needed reassurance that he still had his quickness after fracturing his right ankle last November, Joey Bosa provided the ultimate test. In a recent practice, Barrett was running a zone read, and lined up at defensive end was Bosa, a unanimous All-America during OSU's national championship season in 2014. Bosa didn't take the running back, but Barrett decided to pull the ball down and try to get around the edge, anyway. "Went right around him," Barrett said at Ohio State Media Day. "That's what's crazy. I thought I wasn't going to have as much giddy-up. But I've still got it." Barrett...

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