December 3, 2017

Ohio State Football Postgame Quotes


Dec. 3, 2017

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Jamarco Jones, Sr., OT
On running the ball so well:
“We had a game plan coming in and knew that we had to run it and be physical up front.”

On J.T. Barrett getting ready for tonight:
“He’s a tough dude and one of the greatest leaders I have ever met. Nothing was stopping him from being there for us tonight.”

Billy Price, Sr., C
On Ohio State’s College Football Playoff chances:
“We are just focused on this win right now. Wins don’t come easy and we are enjoying this moment. That’s Big Ten football, though — it’s as physical as can be, everybody shows up for us. The great thing about college football is that anybody can win it and anybody can lose it, and it’s all about preparation and we came in today prepared. We are excited to be Big Ten Champions.”

Terry McLaurin, Jr., WR
On OSU’s defensive effort:
“It’s championship atmosphere, you know everything has to be earned. They (Wisconsin) didn’t hold back even when we were up. We just had to execute. I thank our defense because they really picked us up when we needed it.”

Dwayne Haskins, Fr., QB
On how this win motivates him for the future:
“I want to do this for the rest of my years at Ohio State. I want to play in this game, the atmosphere here at Lucas Oil and all the fans here and to have my classmates all together is great.”

On developing chemistry with his teammates as the backup quarterback:
“Summer workouts, spring ball and after workouts, I say ‘let’s go throw the ball.’ So they know that whenever they want to throw the ball, they can call me up.”

Sam Hubbard, Jr., DE
On the play of senior QB J.T. Barrett:
“He has had one of the most unique careers at Ohio State football. I am so thankful he is my quarterback. The toughness he showed is what we fed off.”

On Wisconsin’s final drive:
“It’s a different type of energy. We just really want to play of each other.”