Ohio State Football: 5 players who earned game balls vs. Rutgers

PISCATAWAY, NJ - SEPTEMBER 30: Quarterback J.T. Barrett
PISCATAWAY, NJ - SEPTEMBER 30: Quarterback J.T. Barrett /
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Ohio State football dominated Rutgers in Week 5, giving the Buckeyes their second conference win this season. Who earned game balls?

When you win a game like the Ohio State football team just did, many players are going to deserve recognition. From offense, to defense and even special teams, there aren’t many negative takeaways from this game for the Buckeyes.

Coming into the game, the Buckeyes knew they were supposed to win. The question was not will they win, but how much they are going to win by. Fortunately for them, all went as planned and any sort of disaster was avoided.

The week 5 victory for Ohio State presented very little challenges. Rutgers is a rebuilding program, and the 56-0 final score is indicative of the monumental differences between the two programs.

For all the players who stood out for Ohio State, some in particular we able to separate themselves from the rest in week 5. It was a complete effort, which included touchdowns, turnovers, big plays and much more.

Here are the players on Ohio State most deserving of a game ball after the win against Rutgers: