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Urban Meyer On His Eventual Ohio State QB Decision, "I'm Ignoring It"

College football coaches are certainly jealous of the talent Urban Meyer has to work with at Ohio State, but they're surely not envious of a decision the Buckeyes' coach will have to make in the coming months. 

Who will be OSU's starting quarterback come Sept. 7, the day the Buckeyes open the season against Virginia Tech in Blacksburg?

That decision will come after what could potentially be one of the greatest quarterback competitions in the history of college football. National champion Cardale Jones, record-setter J.T. Barrett and two-time Big Ten MVP Braxton Miller will battle for the starting job this summer. Only one of them can win it. That means two of them will be sitting on the bench. 

As of right now, Meyer is "ignoring" the fact that he'll have to make a decision. 

Meyer discussed the quarterback competition and much more in a Q&A with SI.com's Pete Thamel.

SI: Obviously, that’s the magic question until you start the season. Who plays at quarterback? Where are you with that decision?

UM: I don’t want to say I’m ignoring it, but I’m ignoring it. The hardest thing is going to be that there are two people that have done a lot for me, our program, Ohio State. They’re going to be watching the other guy play, and that’s going to be hard. That’s the only negative of the situation. Because they get along, they push each other, they’re completely different. They’re not cookie-cutter quarterbacks. Cardale can’t be more different than J.T., more different than Braxton.

You can read the full interview here. Meyer also says there has been "no talk" of any of the quarterbacks making a position change. 

The Buckeyes spring game is set to take place this Saturday. 

[SI]