Friday morning, Urban Meyer gave an incredible gift to two of his hardest working players.
Linebackers Joe Burger and Craig Fada, now former walk-ons, were presented with full-ride scholarships in front of the team. They signed their scholarship papers in the same area that shows off the programs Heisman Trophies in the Woody Hayes Athletic Center on campus.
— Joe Burger (@jburgs37) January 15, 2016
Urban Meyer had this to say about the two, via Tim Shoemaker:
Urban Meyer on awarding Craig Fada and Joe Burger with scholarships. pic.twitter.com/0nsMWmBP9b
— Tim Shoemaker (@TimShoemaker) January 15, 2016
Both Burger and Fada are heading into their Senior seasons with the Buckeyes.
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