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Keys to the Cotton Bowl: Slowing Snead

by John Helsley Published: December 29, 2009

by Brandon Chatmon
bchatmon@opubco.com

Over the next few days, I’ll be examining some keys to victory for the Oklahoma State Cowboys when they face Ole Miss in the 2010 Cotton Bowl at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

One main key to victory for Oklahoma State could be forcing Ole Miss quarterback Jevan Snead into making mistakes.

In the Rebels four losses, Snead has thrown nine interceptions and just five touchdowns and just 42.8 completion percentage.

Perrish Cox is one of the nation’s best and most opportunistic cornerbacks, so don’t be surprised if turnovers are the difference on Saturday.

by John Helsley
OSU Reporter Sr.
John Helsley grew up in Del City, reading all the newspapers and sports magazines he could get his hands on. And Saturday afternoons, when the Major League Game of the Week was on, he'd keep a scorecard for the game. So the sports appeal was was...
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