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Bradford was never close to leaving Oklahoma

Jake Trotter Modified: April 18, 2013 at 4:30 pm •  Published: January 20, 2009

Blair Kerkhoff had a story in the KC Star about Sam Bradford’s decision to come back:

A final word on last week’s deadline for underclassmen announcing their NFL draft intentions: Oklahoma quarterback Sam Bradford was never close to leaving college.
“He wanted to come back to OU for at least one more year all along,” said Sam’s father, Kent Bradford.

Sam Bradford’s decision caught some by surprise. He was being touted as one of the top two quarterback prospects, along with Georgia’s Matthew Stafford, and depending on his draft position would have signed a contract with a set-for-life guarantee.

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By Jake Trotter