Sooners bend, but don't break in win over Baylor

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Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops insists that giving up yards in run defense is how you have to defend prolific passing attacks, and said so several times Saturday.

Landry Jones moves into fourth place in NCAA passing-yardage history

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Landry Jones (12) throws during the college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Baylor University Bears (BU) at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

Here is a look at Oklahoma's 42-34 win over Baylor by the numbers.

Mike Stoops says Baylor exposed Sooners' defense

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Sooner defensive coordinator Mike Stoops prepares for the college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Baylor University Bears (BU) at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

Here is a look at what players and coaches were saying after Oklahoma's 42-34 win over Baylor.

Ty Darlington, OU center
Ty Darlington, OU center

Sooners' Ty Darlington relies on faith in filling in for Gabe Ikard

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Ty Darlington played for Ben Habern. He played for Gabe Ikard and Tyler Evans and Nila Kasitati. One of the silicone wristbands he wears told him that he had to be his brothers' keeper.

Fourth time is a charm for Blake Bell and the Belldozer

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Oklahoma Sooner quarterback Blake Bell (10) takes off on a touchdown keeper during the the second half of the college football game where  the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) defeated the Baylor University Bears (BU) 42-34 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

The first three times Oklahoma trotted out the Belldozer on Saturday penalties sent Blake Bell right back to the sidelines. But on the fourth try, Bell busted loose and ran 55 yards for a touchdown.

Sooners' RB Damien Williams makes strong return

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Oklahoma's Landry Jones (12) hands the ball off to Damien Williams (26) during the college football game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and Baylor University Bears (BU) at Gaylord Family - Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, in Norman, Okla.  Photo by Chris Landsberger, The Oklahoman

Two weeks after suffering an ankle injury late in the loss to Notre Dame, Oklahoma running back Damien Williams showed little effects against Baylor.

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