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Buckeyes freshman 1st practice.

Ohio State's 2013 season opened Sunday morning with the first practice for newcomers and the incoming freshman class. Images courtesy: Dave Maetzold

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    Urban Meyer addresses the incoming freshman on their 1st day of summer practice.
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    Running back Ezekiel Elliott is one of the most anticipated members of the 2013 recruiting class
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    Running Back Dontre Wilson from DeSoto, Texas, also is expected to do big things at Ohio State.
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    Meyer entering his 2nd year at Ohio State, probably pretty happy to be on the field coaching Sunday.
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    Meyer offering some advice to junior defensive lineman John Holman.
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    Freshman start camp with the black stripe on their helmet. There goal is to get it removed so they can play.
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    For some young Buckeyes, college football is a major adjustment. Linebacker Trey Johnson needs a little pump up here.
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    The braintrust. Strength and conditioning man Mickey Marotti with Meyer.
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    Newcomers will be called upon to have the right answer all through camp. That's junior wide receiver Jeff Greene.
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    Freshman quarterback J.T. Barrett from Wichita Falls, TX
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    Freshman quarterback Luke Morgan from Lebanon, Ohio.
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    Jalin Marshall, a speedy wide receiver who also played some quarterback for Middletown.
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    Freshman bonding on day one.
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    Coach Mike Vrable putting the freshman defensive lineman through some sled drills.
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    Vrable never takes a day off.
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    Newscomers toeing the line at the first practice.
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    Defensive backs coach Kerry Coombs putting some young Buckeyes through some drills.
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    Billy Price, a defensive lineman from Austintown Fitch, gets a quick water break.
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    Vrable working on technique with his group.
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    Vrable watching Worthington native and DeSales graduate, Chris Rock, a transfer from Michigan.
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    Tyquan Lewis, a freshman defensive lineman from Tarboro, North Carolina completes the drill.
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    Offensive lineman will spend a lot of time doing this.
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    Freshman safety Jamie Thompson set to go.
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    Thompson under the watchful eye of Stan Drayton.
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