Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/24/12

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 03: Quarterback Landry Jones #12 of the Oklahoma Sooners scrambles away from linebacker Allen Bailey #57 of the Miami Hurricanes at Land Shark Stadium on October 3, 2009 in Miami Gardens, Florida. Miami defeated Oklahoma 21-20. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
Landry Jones critical mistakes against the Kansas State Wildcats show the senior’s season hopes of a championship are just too far-reaching. Jones’ first turnover came near his own goal line, when he was hit by K-State’s Justin Tuggle which jarred free the ball allowing the Cats to pick up a 7-3 lead and most of the momentum for the rest of the game.Jones is not solely to blame for the Big 12 opener loss, Blake Bell, a.k.a the “Belldozer”, also blew a promising drive when he fumbled the snap near to tying the game. Oklahoma's defense had what seemed almost utter confusion and defensive coach Mike Stoops used three of Oklahoma’s timeouts trying to get the line in line.“When you’re inside the 1-yard line on 2nd down and you lose the football, it’s just bad football.” said head coach Bob Stoops.Trying to rationalize the situation, Jones said, “There always seems to be a one-loss team in the national championship, but it will be hard if we lose another one.”Really?  “Lose another one?
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