NEW ORLEANS, LA – JANUARY 01: An Ohio State Buckeye helmet is seen on the sidelines prior to the start of the game during the All State Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 1, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)Ohio State has officially added a former five-star quarterback recruit to its roster.The Buckeyes announced this afternoon the arrival of Georgia freshman quarterback Justin Fields.The five-star dual threat quarterback was one of the top recruits in the country coming out of high school last season. He played sparingly for Georgia behind Jake Fromm during the 2018 season.Fields was linked to several major programs – Oklahoma, Florida State – but committed to Ohio State.It looks like Fields will be wearing No. 1 at Ohio State.? New player joining…#BuckeyeNation, please give a warm welcome to the newest addition to the QB room @justnfields! #GoBucks #Dynasty19 #NSD19 pic.twitter.com/d7GUmMoeuE— Ohio State Football (@OhioStateFB) January 7, 2019Fields will be competing for the starting quarterback job at Ohio State, assuming he gets immediate eligibility.The Buckeyes will have quite the quarterback competition between Fields, Tate Martell and Matthew Baldwin.As always, Ohio State will be one of the most-intriguing programs in the country this spring.
On the markets at 9:50 a.m. (ET):In Toronto, the S&P/TSX composite index was down 21.16 points to 15,098.75.The Dow Jones industrial average was up 10.55 points to 22,004.26.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was down 0.48 of a point to 2,465.36.The Nasdaq composite index was down 7.81 points to 6,332.42.The Canadian dollar was trading at 78.43 cents US, down from Monday’s average price of 78.71 cents US.