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ESPN's Trent Dilfer calls the OU offense 'a joke' and its playcalling 'brutal'

by Anthony Slater Modified: April 27, 2013 at 4:00 pm •  Published: April 27, 2013

Moments after Landry Jones was drafted by the Steelers on Saturday, ESPN brought Trent Dilfer in to analyze the former OU quarterback.

But Dilfer seemed a bit more interested in torching the OU coaching staff and talent level, as a way to evaluate Jones.

Here are his candid and unfiltered comments. Tell us how you really feel, Trent.

“I went through all Landry Jones’ 2012 film and I just disregarded it. I do not hold him accountable for what happened last year. The offense is a joke. It’s spitball. The receivers are brutal. The playcalling is brutal. They take him out in the red zone, they never let him get into a flow. My final grade on Landry Jones is go back to 2011, he’s a high-ceiling guy. I like a lot about him. I hate what they did with him in 2012…The whole offense is built around getting flashy numbers and not scoring points.”


by Anthony Slater
Thunder Beat Writer
Anthony Slater started on the Thunder beat in the summer of 2013, joining after two years as NewsOK.com's lead sports blogger and web editor. A native Californian, Slater attended Sonoma State for two years before transferring to Oklahoma State in...
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