Mike Brewster and John Simon were the two Buckeyes represented on the conference's Watch List which came out this morning. See the official release below:
July 28, 2011
CHICAGO - The Big Ten Conference released its inaugural Legends Division and Leaders Division Players to Watch list today and two Ohio State Buckeyes are among the 12 players selected by a media panel.
Senior All-American center Michael Brewster and junior defensive lineman John Simon were named to the Leaders Division list, a list that includes tie vote totals. The pair are joined by Illinois quarterback Nathan Scheelhaase, Indiana receiver Damario Belcher, Penn State linebacker Michael Mauti and Wisconsin running backs Montee Ball aned James White.
The Legends watch list is comprised of Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson, Michigan State quarterback Kirk Cousins, Nebraska defensive tackle Jared Crick and linebacker Lavonte David, and Northwestern quarterback Dan Persa.