Former Buckeyes RB George snares job at Ohio St

Ohio State University says Heisman Trophy winner and former

Tennessee Titans star running back Eddie George is returning to his

alma mater as assistant vice president for business

advancement.

His new duties at Ohio State include promoting health and

wellness initiatives, helping with fundraising and alumni

relations, and mentoring student-athletes about professional

development. The school announced George’s role Tuesday.

He says it’s an honor to work for the university and apply what

he has learned as a student, an athlete and the head of multiple

companies.

George has a degree in landscape architecture from Ohio State,

where he won the Heisman Trophy in 1995. He played for the Titans

from 1996 to 2003 and finished his NFL career as a Dallas Cowboy

for one season.