Originally written on Dr. Saturday  |  Last updated 10/7/11
A weekly primer. GAME OF THE CENTURY OF THE WEEKOKLAHOMA (-10½) vs. TEXAS • Noon ET, ABC.What's at stake: Most directly, the driver's seat for the Big 12 championship, which Oklahoma currently possesses (along with undefeated Oklahoma State) and Texas can hijack by moving to 5-0. Less tangibly, the Longhorns are another hurdle for Oklahoma to clear to remain at the front of the pack nationally. And most intriguingly, Texas faces the ultimate gauge for measuring just how far its rebuilding project has come — and how far it still has to go — since handing over the offense to a handful of the freshest faces on campus. Oh: And hate, of course. One-hundred and nine years of deep-fried hate. Oklahoma wants: The Sooners are going to do what they always do: Throw it early, often and to every eligible member of the offense, at maximum speed. As usual, OU is averaging more plays per game (82.5) than any other offense in the country except Oklahoma State, and seems to have a found a little r...
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