The Indianapolis Colts signed offensive guard Jack Mewhort, a second-round draft pick, on Friday.
Mewhort was selected 59th overall. He played 49 games at Ohio State University, making 39 consecutive starts. He lined up at left tackle for a combined 26 starts as a junior and senior. He also started five games at left guard and eight more at right guard his sophomore season.
Last year as senior, Mewhort served as a team captain and was part of a Buckeyes offense that set school records for most points scored (637), rushing yards (4,321) and total touchdowns (83).
Mewhort was a consensus All-America selection and added second-team accolades from Walter Camp, The NFL Draft Report, The Associated Press, CBSSports.com, Sports Illustrated and the Football Writers Association in addition to being a first-team choice by ESPN. Mewhort was named a First Team All-Big Ten Conference choice and was a candidate for the Outland Trophy.