But think beyond this season, too. If Knight is something special, he could be the starter for the next three or four years. I guess if he's really something special, he could be the starter for the next two years, then bolt for the NFL, but that seems to be getting a wee bit ahead of ourselves here.
A week ago today, everyone thought Knight might run a specialty package, come in for a few plays for Bell, switch things up and give the guy a breather.
Now, Knight is the guy.
Pulling the trigger on this decision took some serious intestinal fortitude by Bob Stoops. But as a result, Sooner Nation got a starting quarterback and an appearance from the Riverboat Gambler.
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