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Ezekiel Elliott's Father Claims Urban Meyer Told Him His Son Would Be In The Heisman "Conversation" If He Chose OSU

Heisman trophy state in front of high school image of Ezekiel Elliott.

Urban Meyer Ezekiel Elliott

Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott, one of the breakout stars of last year's postseason, is a Heisman Trophy favorite heading into the 2015 campaign. According to Elliott's father, Stacy, it's all according to plan. The elder Elliott took to Twitter Wednesday morning to share something that head coach Urban Meyer reportedly told him during his recruitment of the young Buckeye. Elliott claims that Meyer told him that his son would be in the "conversation" for the Heisman Trophy if he chose to play in Columbus.

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Coaches often have to make bold promises to get big-time players to commit to their program. It's nice when they actually pan out, right?