A 10-2 record and co-champions of the Big 12. Don't blame Bob Stoops or the players; blame the Big 12 for sending the Trophy.
In yet another cardiac win, OU showed how much it hates prosperity at times. All year, the Sooners have been unable to combine offensive and defensive success to separate from teams and win games by a comfortable margin.
Still, a win is a win, and this team hit a nice mark despite all kinds of gaps on defense.
*OU's defensive effort in the first half was superb. It should have been a shutout, and TCU could not do anything on the ground or through the air. It was the best defense played by the Sooners since the Texas game. All levels of the Sooner D were making plays. Good individual and gang tackling – it all was on display.
*Damien Williams had a very good bounce-back game. He made big plays in the passing game and ran up a very stout 115 yards in the rushing game, aided by his home run in the third quarter. It was...