Oklahoma football: Sooners' David King a product of a promise kept between two mothers - Article Photos 8/11

Above: David King, center, stands with Stacy and John McVaney, of Houston. Stacy McVaney promised King’s dying mother, Gladys, the couple would finish raising him. PHOTO PROVIDED Top: David King, defensive end for the University of Oklahoma football team, chases down Lache Seastrunk on Nov. 10 in the game against Baylor at Gaylord Family — Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman. PHOTO BY CHRIS LANDSBERGER, THE OKLAHOMAN ARCHIVE