Oklahoma football: Offensive lineman Gabe Ikard says QB Landry Jones was 'right on the money'

Here is a look at what players and coaches were saying after Oklahoma's 41-20 victory over Texas Tech.
by Stephanie Kuzydym Published: October 6, 2012

OU defensive back Javon Harris on his run to the end zone:

“Once I knew I was in and I knew no one was going to catch me from behind, there was a little swagger in there.

OU defensive coordinator Mike Stoops on Sooners DB Aaron Colvin:

“He's got that ‘it' factor. He shows up every game and is ready to play.”

Texas Tech's Sadale Foster on difficulties of the first half:

“Third down conversions ... It starts with the running game and protecting Doege so he can get the ball off faster.”

OU offensive lineman Gabe Ikard on quarterback Landry Jones:

“He made some throws, some perfect throws. You just wanted to stop and watch. He just put them right on the money today.”

Mike Stoops on the difference of a year:

“We got beat on a lot of vertical passes a year ago, and we didn't want to give up big vertical throws today. Our containment overall today was pretty good in the secondary.”

by Stephanie Kuzydym
Stephanie Kuzydym learned at a young age that life is a game of inches. That's just one reason why she loves football. Kuzydym joined The Oklahoman in July 2012. Before arriving in the state, Kuzydym was an intern for the sports departments at...
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