Oklahoma running back DeMarco Murray (7) and Oklahoma wide receiver Ryan Broyles (85) celebrate following a touchdown by Murray against Nebraska, in the third quarter of an NCAA college football game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008. (AP)
Oklahoma’s offense is lightning quick, and amazingly efficient. This was shown in great detail last saturday as the Sooners manhandled the Nebraska Cornhuskers in Norman, OK., to the tune of 62-28.
The game started off with a great kickoff return by DeMarco Murry that set up a very short field for OU. They were then able to capitalize with a two yard touchdown less than three minutes into the game.
When the Huskers got the ball, their first play from scrimmage resulted in a touchdown … for Oklahoma. Oklahoma cornerback Dominique Franks jumped the wide receiver screen and took the ball 17 yards for a quick 14-0 lead.
On the Huskers’ next possession, Nebraska tight end Dreu Young caught a pass for a first down, but subsequently was hit and fumbled the ball at the Oklahoma 48-yard-line.
50 seconds later, Sam Bradford — went 19 for 27 for 311 yards, five touchdowns and an interception — hit Quentin Chaney for a 48-yard touchdown to put the Sooners up 21-0 with 10:31 left in the first quarter.
The game didn’t end there Continue reading