Found December 21, 2012 on Fox Sports Southwest:
NORMAN, Okla. OK, so there's no national title or Big 12 title or even a BCS game this year. But man, Oklahoma got a huge break when it found out Texas A&M is next on the schedule. Uh, huh. A break. Good fortune. The Jan. 4 Cotton Bowl on FOX is the best-possible situation for the Sooners, and outside of playing for the national championship and that pretty much has been out of reach since a September loss to Kansas State a trip to Dallas is a serendipitous opportunity to save a season many considered has been lost. Because Johnny Manziel is a pretty great parting gift. A year ago, the Sooners turned Baylor's Robert Griffin into a Heisman winner when the star quarterback threw for 479 yards, four touchdowns and no interceptions in the 45-38 win. This time, they don't face a Heisman candidate, they get the Heisman winner, and an absolute golden ticket for redemption. OU gets a chance to face off against the nation's best player and the nation's hottes...
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