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Eddie George Praises Ezekiel Elliott After Ohio State Running Back Passes Him On All-Time List

Elliott George praises Ezekiel Elliot on Twitter.

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Ezekiel Elliott is now the second leading rusher in the history of Ohio State's football program. The Buckeyes' sophomore totaled 214 yards during the win against Michigan Saturday, improving his career total to 3,812 yards, good for second all-time in Columbus. 

Ohio State's all-time leading rushers: 1. Archie Griffin 2. Elliott 3. Eddie George. 

After the contest against Michigan, George praised Elliott on Twitter. 

">@EzekielElliott.Running with purpose!!

— Eddie George (@EddieGeorge2727) November 28, 2015

">@EddieGeorge2727 appreciate the love. It was an honor being able to pass you in all time rushing ! Just continuing the great legacy

— EzekielElliott#⃣1⃣5⃣ (@EzekielElliott)

@EddieGeorge2727 appreciate the love. It was an honor being able to pass you in all time rushing ! Just continuing the great legacy

— Ezekiel Elliott (@EzekielElliott) November 28, 2015

">November 28, 2015

">@EzekielElliott Salute.

— Eddie George (@EddieGeorge2727) November 28, 2015

Few college football programs can boast a more talented running back trio than Ohio State with Griffin, Elliott and George.