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September 15, 2012
Simon's postgame speech motivates Buckeyes
Follow Noon | Givler | Axelrod | Birmingham
COLUMBUS, Ohio - After recording just one tackle against California on Saturday, very few would nominate John Simon for Ohio State's defensive player of the week award. But according to his coach, what the senior defensive end did off the field on Saturday had a greater impact than anything he did during the Buckeyes' 35-28 victory over the Golden Bears.