Oklahoma football: Sooners' first-team defense has given up 7 points in last three games

by Jenni Carlson Published: October 20, 2012
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Here is a look at Oklahoma's 52-7 win over Kansas by the numbers:

* 0: Turnovers for Landry Jones against Kansas. That keeps his three-game total at just one. Over that same time period, which includes wins against Texas Tech, Texas and Kansas, he has amassed 871 yards and seven touchdowns.

* 2: First downs for Kansas on its first possession of the game.

* 2: First downs for Texas in the entire first half a week ago.

* 7: Points that OU's first-team defense has allowed in the past three games combined.

* 3.6: Yards per play for Kansas.

* 7.8: Yards per play for OU.

* 90: Yards on Justin Brown's punt return for a touchdown. It was the fifth-longest punt return for a touchdown in school history.

* 100: Yards on Roy Finch's kickoff return for a touchdown. It was the third time in school history that a kickoff return went 100 yards.


by Jenni Carlson
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Jenni Carlson, a sports columnist at The Oklahoman since 1999, came by her love of sports honestly. She grew up in a sports-loving family in Kansas. Her dad coached baseball and did color commentary on the radio for the high school football...
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