Happy Birthday from Rex Norris, former OU defensive coordinator:
"(Happy Birthday to) the coach who brought together the staff that became some of my everlasting best friends."
1976: Switzer and the No. 1 Sooners
In this January 1976 photo, Switzer poses with Steve Davis, left, and Joe Washington on the day the Sooners were named the No. 1 team following their Orange Bowl win over Michigan to close out the 1975 season. OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVE PHOTO