Including players like Ready's Brady Taylor and Westerville Central's Nick Richardson, central Ohio has produced a vast number of talented offensive line prospects in the 2014 recruiting class.

One of the last members of that class to make his verbal commitment just before preseason drills began to heat up was Hilliard Bradley's Skylar Hartley, who verballed to Buffalo on Aug. 3.

Hartley is about 6-2 and weighs about 300. He started all 10 of Bradley's games each of the last two seasons on the offensive line and also plays nose guard.

He has even thrown the shot put more than 51 feet, according to his profile on

"Before we went up there, we heard a lot of great things about Buffalo," Hartley said. "They showed a lot of interest in me. The facilities absolutely blew me away."