In the 15 seasons of the Big 12, the talent pool has been deep enough to produce perennial contenders for the national championship, the Heisman Trophy and all other measures of success.
Bob Stoops has a simple explanation for why he decided to silence some of his players as No. 16 Oklahoma tries to tackle a growing problem in Big 12 road games.
Oklahoma's Ryan Broyles and Texas A&M's Jeff Fuller will be on the same field Saturday when the Sooners visit the Aggies.
Welcome to the Shooper Bowl.
With the BCS standings in the back of his mind, Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said Tuesday he decided an against-the-odds comeback at Missouri over the weekend wasn't worth risking a more lopsided loss.
The whistle blows and the play is over, yet there's no time to relax with the way No. 6 Oklahoma attacks on offense.
No. 6 Oklahoma has a perfect record after clearing what's usually the toughest hurdle on its way to the Big 12 championship game and beyond.
Usually, Sam Bradford is quick with a response. This time, the St. Louis Rams' fast-rising rookie quarterback was stumped.
The way Bob Stoops sees it, there is no Sooners slump in the Red River Rivalry.