Norvell on Keith Ford: He's Fresh and Ready to Go

Posted by Gilbert Sam on 6:25 PM
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With Damien Williams' recent dismissal from the team, freshman running back Keith Ford likely would've seen more action over the past two games had he not been injured.

Instead, Brennan Clay and Roy Finch were asked to shoulder the load at running back, and Alex Ross was brought in for a couple short-yardage sets while Ford missed the Iowa State and Kansas State wins after suffering a leg injury on special teams against Baylor.

Sooners co-offensive coordinator Jay Norvell said Ford would be ready to go Saturday against Oklahoma State if needed.

“He's fresh and ready to go,” Norvell said. “And we should get some of those fresh legs back for this game. He's been practicing well and hopefully we'll have a fresh body out there Saturday.”  (The Oklahoman)