Breaking News Bar
updated: 8/25/2014 4:41 PM

Braxton Miller's surgery set for Tuesday

hello
Success - Article sent! close
  • Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller watches from the sidelines last season. Miller, among the top contenders for the Heisman Trophy, reinjured his throwing shoulder during practice and is out for the 2014 season.

      Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller watches from the sidelines last season. Miller, among the top contenders for the Heisman Trophy, reinjured his throwing shoulder during practice and is out for the 2014 season.
    Associated Press/Sept. 21, 2013

 
Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State coach Urban Meyer says standout quarterback Braxton Miller will have season-ending shoulder surgery Tuesday.

Miller tore the labrum in his right (throwing) shoulder a week ago. The operation will be done by noted surgeon James Andrews.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Meyer says Miller was voted one of the team's captains for 2014. Joining him are tight end Jeff Heuerman, defensive lineman Michael Bennett and two unrelated players named Grant -- defensive back Doran Grant and linebacker Curtis Grant.

The Buckeyes open their season Saturday against Navy in Baltimore. J.T. Barrett, a redshirt freshman who has never taken a college snap, will start in Miller's place.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.