Once again, the Oklahoma Sooners managed to rally from a slow start and pull out a tough win on Saturday rallying from a 4th quarter deficit to knock off the Kansas Jayhawks 35-23 to remain undefeated on the season at 8-0.
With today’s win over KU, the Sooners extend their overall winning streak to 16 games. On a weird visit to the Sunflower State, the No. 3 Oklahoma Sooners stumbled to a 35-23 victory over the Kansas Jayhawks (1-6, 0-4).
John Hoover: Jaden KnowlesJaden Knowles knows how to read a radar. But Saturday at Kansas, the thought here is that he’ll be performing under the radar. Oklahoma will get a big lead against KU, and Kennedy Brooks and Eric Gray will be sheltered on the sideline.
John Hoover: Spencer Rattler Oklahoma backup quarterbacks usually get a chance to shine against Kansas. This time, that’s Spencer Rattler’s role. Rattler, who’s reportedly endured health issues this week, should be OK to go when Lincoln Riley decides Kansas has seen enough of Caleb Williams.
The Oklahoma football team will be wearing the “Rough Rider” alternate uniforms for the game with Kansas on Saturday. The Sooners are 9-2 when wearing the “Rough Rider” alternate uniforms since they were introduced in 2014.
Unleash the Beast Oklahoma’s offense has gotten right since Caleb Williams became the quarterback. In one start against TCU and the second half of the Texas game, he’s 34-of-48 (71 percent) for 507 yards with six touchdowns and no interceptions.
The No. 3-ranked Oklahoma Sooners head to Lawrence this weekend looking to move to 8-0 for the first time since 2004. OU quarterback Caleb Williams is expected to make his second start, as the true freshman has revitalized the Sooner offense.