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Ohio State Fans Have An Incredible Nickname For QB Tate Martell

Tate Martell at a practice.

Tate Martell might not be the focal point of the Ohio State offense, but he's still adored by fans. The redshirt freshman quarterback sits behind Dwayne Haskins on the depth chart yet he's seen the field plenty already this season.

Ohio State fans like what they've seen so far. In fact, Martell has already garnered a nickname.

After coming into the game against Tulane and leading the Buckeyes to a touchdown, one Ohio State fan dubbed Martell: Vanilla Nice.

You can thank Twitter user Colton Denning for that one.

What do you think fans, is "Vanilla Nice" an appropriate nickname for your backup quarterback?

Martell is 1-of-2 passing today for 24 yards. Entering today's game, the sophomore quarterback was 13-of-14 passing for 154 yards and one touchdown through the air. He also accounted for 99 yards and a touchdown on the ground.

Not bad for a backup.

The Buckeyes currently lead the Green Wave 42-6.