Justin Fields says words can’t describe excitement about Ohio State football season

Staff Writer
The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio State quarterback Justin Fields throws a pass against Wisconsin on Oct. 26.

When the chance for a season looked bleakest, Justin Fields refused to bow to the odds.

The Ohio State quarterback started an online petition asking the Big Ten to play that received more than 300,000 signatures. Now that the conference has reversed its position and a season will start in five weeks, Fields vows to take advantage of the opportunity for a second season as a Buckeye.

“I don’t think there are words to describe how determined I am,” Fields said in a conference call with reporters Friday.

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