Chris Olave and Garrett Wilson grew accustomed to terrorizing defenses as teammates at Ohio State. Though no longer teammates, both wide receivers turned in a strong campaign as rookies in the NFL.

At the conclusion of their Week 18 games, Olave and Wilson ended their rookie seasons with 1,000+ receiving yards. That makes the duo the first set of rookies from one program with 1,000 yards in the same season.

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Playing with the New Orleans Saints, Olave ended 2022 with 5 catches for 60 yards and a touchdown on Sunday. That gives him 1,042 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns as a rookie.

For Wilson, he had 9 catches for 89 yards for the New York Jets to bring his rookie totals up to 83 catches for 1,103 yards and 4 touchdowns.

We’ll see what the future holds for these Buckeyes, but they are off to a flying start in the NFL.