Stoops weighs in on Cowboys video board

Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops is taking a unique stance on the controversy involving punts hitting a massive scoreboard in the Dallas Cowboys' new billion-dollar stadium.
The third-ranked Sooners will play their season opener Sept. 5
at the stadium against No. 20 BYU.
Stoops said after practice Monday that it would be a "plus" if
punter Tress Way were to hit the scoreboard, simply because that
means he'd be "hitting it like you want to."
Stoops joked that last year his punters had trouble hitting the
ceiling of the Sooners' indoor practice facility, which is 65 feet
above the field.
He says any punt that hits the Cowboys' scoreboard 90 feet above
the playing surface would have to be a good punt with a lot of air
time and distance.


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  • by Anonymous on Aug 28, 2009 at 06:11 AM
    He needs to "weigh in" on the end zone.
  • by Anonymous on Aug 27, 2009 at 06:06 AM
    Then choked.
  • by Sooners Fan Location: Texas on Aug 26, 2009 at 01:54 PM
    Those of us that know what he's able to do with a team. He's taken how many teams to bowl games and nat'l championship games...?
  • by Anonymous on Aug 25, 2009 at 12:45 PM
    Who cares what Stoops thinks about anything?
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