Monday, November 24, 2008

Bradford, Lewis earn Big 12 weekly honors

Oklahoma Sooner Football Articles and Notes

Pair of Sooners earn Big 12 honors: Oklahoma's Sam Bradford and Travis Lewis swept the Big 12 Football Player of the Week honors for their efforts in the Sooners' win over Texas Tech last Saturday. Bradford won the offensive award after completing 14-of-19 passes for 306 yards with four touchdowns and no interceptions. Bradford's scoring strikes went to four different receivers and covered distances of 19, 28, 66 and 26 yards. The sophomore also rushed five times for 18 yards to account for 324 yards of total offense. Bradford has thrown four or more touchdowns in seven games this season including the last three in a row. Lewis, a redshirt freshman linebacker, compiled a game-high 13 tackles, one for loss, one pass deflection and one pass interception, which he turned 47 yards to set up the Texas Tech one. OU's DeMarco Murray ran in for a touchdown on the next play. (SoonerSports PR)

Brody Eldridge back: Saturday, the Sooners pounded Tech for 299 yards on the ground. Part of the reason for that was the return of tight end Brody Eldridge, who’s been out with an ankle injury the last month. "Brody is a physical presence in our front," Bob Stoops said. "On those perimeter runs, he's always a major factor in them." (The Oklahoman)

Sooners have edge in BCS standings: The Oklahoman

OU-Texas for the title a possibility: The Oklahoman

Sooners are oh, so close: Norman Transcript

OU's stock rises: Tulsa World

GameDay returns to Stillwater: Tulsa World

Offense must stay strong: Tulsa World

OU Notebook: Tulsa World

Cowboys must put up big points: Tulsa World

Oklahoma State will have a say in Big 12 race: Dallas Morning News

Oklahoma beats Tech, but Texas wins in BCS standings: Dallas Morning News

Only politics can help Oklahoma overtake Texas: Star-Telegram

Sooners, Gators gain ground but have work left:

OU, Texas and Texas Tech all have solid cases to make if they finish tied: NBC Sports

UT leads No. 3 Oklahoma by a thin margin: Austin American-Statesman

Texas wins battle, but Oklahoma might win war: Austin American-Statesman

Big 12 power rankings: Sooners soar to the top:

Longhorns, Sooners hooked up in tight BCS battle:

What we learned in the Big 12, Week 13:
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