Dec. 3, 2013
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Braxton Miller was named today as the Big Ten Conference’s Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year – for a second consecutive year – and with the award has become the most decorated Big Ten player in terms of conference-affiliated individual awards.
Miller, named Monday the Griese-Brees Quarterback of the Year as well as a first-team all-conference choice by both the coaches and the media, has now won six Big Ten individual awards to surpass the great left tackle from Ohio State, Orlando Pace, for the most in league history.
Most Big Ten Individual Awards
| Braxton Miller, Ohio State – 6
– 2012-13 Graham-George Offensive Player of the Year
– 2012-13 Griese-Brees Quarterback of the Year
– 2012 Silver Football
– 2011 Thompson-Randle El Freshman of the Year
Orlando Pace, Ohio State – 5
Montee Ball, Wisconsin – 4
Anthony Thompson, Indiana – 4
Charles Woodson, Michigan – 3
Antwaan Randle El, Indiana – 3
Drew Brees, Purdue – 3
Ron Dayne, Wisconsin – 3
Korey Stringer, Ohio State – 3
Note: There are numerous players from around the Big Ten Conference with two individual awards.
Miller is Top 10 nationally and the Big Ten leader in passer efficiency with a 164.3 rating. He leads the Big Ten with 295.0 yards of total offense per game in conference play. The junior from Huber Heights, Ohio (near Dayton) also has…
Saturday night at Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis, Miller and the Buckeyes will take on No. 10 Michigan State for a trip to Pasadena. FOX Sports has the network broadcast. Kickoff is set for 8:17 p.m.