Article Photos: Happy Birthday, Barry Switzer: 75 birthday wishes on your 75th birthday 19/73

<strong>Happy Birthday wish from Joe Castiglione, OU athletic director: </strong><br>
<i>"(Happy Birthday to) a Hall of Fame coach no doubt, but being a champion for the needs of others defines what you're all about."</i><br>
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<strong>1987: Switzer at practice</strong><br>

This photo was taken during an August practice in 1987. Switzer and the '87 Sooners went on to an 11-1 record and a Big 8 championship. The Sooners only loss was to Miami in the Orange Bowl. PHOTO BY JIM ARGO, The Oklahoman Archives