Saturday, Jun 21, 2014 11:02 am
Photos: Ohio State Held A Career Fair For Its Current Football Players, Recruiting Them For Jobs After Football
The classic NCAA commercial that states: “There are over 400,000 NCAA student-
It certainly applies to the Ohio State football team. The Buckeyes are one of the best programs in the country at getting its players to the NFL–Ohio State currently has 47 players on league rosters–but still, the majority of its athletes end up doing something other than football for a living.
Urban Meyer and his staff understand this. On Friday, they brought dozens of companies and corporations to Columbus to meet with their team; to recruit them for careers after their collegiate careers.
Tonight the FB program will hold its 2nd job fair for Ohio State football players and other senior student-athletes. pic.twitter.com/Mf6QCRfZRD
— Jerry Emig (@BuckeyeNotes) June 20, 2014
Urban at Ohio State’s Real Life Wednesday Job Fair. Football team talking to various companies. Feeling underdressed pic.twitter.com/S8QySb5PId
— Patrick Maks (@maksimuspatrick) June 20, 2014
The 2nd Career Fair was today and strides were made for when the cheering stops. Love my school, Love my Coaches and Love my team! Go Bucks!
— Darron Lee (@DLeeMG8) June 21, 2014
Blessed to be a Buckeye. No other team in America has a job fair like we do. Life after football is coming and we’ll be ready for that day.
— Michael Cibene (@Cibene24) June 21, 2014
Felt like we made some moves at the job fair. #WorkingOnPlanB
— Nick Vannett (@N_Vannett81) June 21, 2014
2014 Ohio State Football Job Fair. Great event for our players. Unlike any other program in the country! pic.twitter.com/57w7YgXu2S
— Chris Ash (@CoachChrisAsh) June 20, 2014
Ohio State begins its 2014 season Aug. 30 against Navy in Baltimore.