Ohio State officials declined to confirm that the quarterback, a two-time
Miller, a senior, sat out spring practice after surgery on his right shoulder. He had been held out of a scrimmage and practices during fall camp after experiencing soreness. But he proclaimed last week he was healthy and ready to go.
If Miller is unable to play in the fifth-ranked Buckeyes' opener Aug. 30 against Navy, redshirt freshman J.T. Barrett would likely get the start, backed by sophomore Cardale Jones.