I guess Robiskie missed class on the day they taught the definition of 'arbitrary.'
There's nothing figurative about Ray Small's fall from grace -- he wears it on his back. As part of his punishment for a mystery transgression, the Ohio State receiver this spring was stripped of his No. 4 and given No. 82. That hurts, much more than the physical conditioning Small has been forced to endure while his teammates have practiced the past few weeks.
"That would be hard," teammate Brian Robiskie said. "You definitely wear your number with a lot of pride."
19 April 2008
Any Wonder Why Atheletes Are Screwed Up?
Changing a uniform number equals punishment: