The Buckeyes have enjoyed a successful and balanced season on offense in 2014. If that trend is to continue into early 2015, Jacoby Boren must play well.
The Buckeyes went to New Orleans four years ago for the 2011 Sugar Bowl. Four years later, there's far more optimism around the program.
Ohio State and Alabama each entered New Orleans confident in and committed to missions that will inevitably collide in the Sugar Bowl.