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Mike Vrabel leaves Ohio State for NFL's Texans

It looks like Ohio State defensive line coach Mike Vrabel is leaving for a spot on the staff of new Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien, according to reports. Vrabel already was on the staff at Ohio State after Urban Meyer got the job in Columbus in 2012. Vrabel is a former Buckeye who brought passion to the field. Vrabel released the following statement via twitter. I am thankful for everyone assoc with TOSU for 3 great years and my family and I are excited to join the Houston Texans as the LB coach. — Mike Vrabel (@CoachVrabel50) January 9, 2014

BTN LiveBIG: Ohio State athletes make reading fun

If football players at The Ohio State University need an example of the rewards of giving back, they need to look no further than two of their coaches. Defensive coordinator Luke Fickell and defensive line coach Mike Vrabel are among the co-founders of The 2nd & 7 Foundation, which promotes literacy and an active lifestyle among central Ohio youth. What was once a small program based around the three co-founders making appearances to read to second-grade classes has exploded into one of the flagship community outreach programs at Ohio State. Former OSU linebacker Ryan Miller is the third former Buckeyes