"Rhett Bomar is gone, dismissed from the Oklahoma football team along with roommate J.D. Quinn because the zeros on their paychecks didn’t jive with the hours on their timecards. That’s a big-time NCAA violation, and that’s a ticket on the first train out of Norman."
"But with the Sooners’ starting quarterback goes the high hopes for this season."
"Forget a No. 1 ranking in the preseason polls."
"Forget an undefeated season."
"Forget a national title."
Which was surprising to me since I have never seen a state with so few fair weather fans as here in Oklahoma. The dedication the sports fanatics here in the Sooner state demonstrate for their teams through good times and bad is commendable.
Little more than 30 days to kickoff and the sleeping *giant awakes.
*No, not the OU Football team, I'm talking about the OU Fans in their XXXXXL Sooner T-shirts.