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Star Ohio State RB Mike Weber Announces NFL Draft Decision

Mike Weber celebrating with his Ohio State football teammates

COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 26: Mike Weber #25 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates with teammates after scoring a touchdown during the second half against the Michigan Wolverines at Ohio Stadium on November 26, 2016 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Ohio State redshirt junior running back Mike Weber has revealed his NFL Draft decision. He is turning pro.

Weber will skip his senior season and enter the 2019 NFL Draft. He announced his decision on Twitter moments ago.

Additionally, Weber confirmed he will play against Washington in the Rose Bowl. Some NFL prospects have skipped bowls recently to preserve their health leading up to the draft process.

However, it doesn't look like any draft-eligible Buckeyes will be sitting out the Rose Bowl.

"I also will be playing in the Rose Bowl to finish what My brothers and I started," Weber wrote.

Weber has enjoyed an outstanding career in Scarlet and Gray. After redshirting in 2015, he rushed for 1,096 yards and nine touchdowns in 2016, earning Big Ten Freshman of the Year and Freshman All-American honors.

He added 626 yards and 10 scores last year, splitting time with J.K. Dobbins. This season, Weber again was in a timeshare with Dobbins, but has managed to accumulate 858 rushing yards and five touchdowns.

Weber and Ohio State will finish out the 2018 campaign against the Pac-12 champion Washington Huskies in the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Calif. on January 1.

Kickoff is set for 5 p.m. ET on ESPN.