Sunday, September 28, 2008

OU vs. TCU: Post Game Articles and Notes

Oklahoma Sooner Football Articles and Notes

Johnson sets receiving record: On an offense loaded with playmakers, Johnson was the most lethal Saturday, finishing with five catches for 206 yards and three touchdowns. The 206 yards set a Sooner record for receiving yards in a game, eclipsing Mark Clayton's 190 yards against Baylor in 2003. "Manny Johnson had such a huge game," coach Bob Stoops said. "I told him I thought that was one of the best performances we've had by a wide receiver here in 10 years." (The Oklahoman)

Bradford's performance: Sam Bradford's career-best 411 passing yards is the third-most all-time by a Sooner quarterback. In addition, Bradford's 202 first-quarter passing yards set an OU record for passing yards in the opening quarter by a Sooner quarterback.

Williams injured: OU right tackle Trent Williams left the game in the second quarter with a sprained ankle, according to OU coach Bob Stoops. Williams was hurt when Bradford was sacked and his momentum carried him onto the side Williams' leg. Williams played in the second half. He limped off the field at the end of the game with his foot heavily taped. (Tulsa World)

Thunder players in attendance: NBA Rookie of the Year Kevin Durant was interviewed on the field during the second half. Durant and several Oklahoma City Thunder teammates like Jeff Green, D.J. White, Kyle Weaver and others watched the game from Thunder owner Clay Bennett's suite. (The Oklahoman)

Sooners rout TCU: Norman Transcript

Big game for Manny: Norman Transcript

No question about it: Norman Transcript

Big stop set tone for OU defense: The Oklahoman

What happened in OU's second quarter?: The Oklahoman

OU report card: The Oklahoman

OU by the numbers: The Oklahoman

Next for OU, No. 1: The Oklahoman

What TCU had to say: The Oklahoman

Sooners rip Frogs, make case for No. 1 spot: Tulsa World

Johnson provides big plays: Tulsa World

Report Card: Tulsa World

Listen to Bob Stoops postgame interview: Tulsa World

No. 2 OU ready to rise after 35-10 win: Dallas Morning News

TCU sees the error of its ways in loss: Dallas Morning News

You Know Who Didn't Lose Saturday? Oklahoma and Texas: Fanhouse

Sooners poised for No. 1 ranking despite Stoops' indifference: ESPN.com

Oklahoma's defense set tone from opening possession: ESPN.com

Bradford takes a licking, but endures to lead Sooner victory: ESPN.com

Sooners pull rank on the Frogs: Star-Telegram

OU's Johnson receives benefits from TCU's defensive plan: Star-Telegram

Too soon to worry, but OU should be new No. 1: Muskogee Phoenix

OU takes TCU win in stride: The Enid News and Eagle
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