Rambo Receiver Delivers Best Performance in Career
After a breakout performance in the Orange Bowl in December, Oklahoma wide receiver Charleston Rambo picked up the 2019 opening spot where he dropped, with three career catches, high 105 meters Sunday against Houston.
"It works hard," said associate Nick Baskin on Tuesday. "One of the questionnaires is the group of receivers with the loss of the Marquis (Brown).
“He plays a specific (Brown) position and for him to step up and play a big game, like in the first game, it was really
Rambo, a sophomore, took a short pass from Jalen Herts on Sorence's first run in the second halftime and outstripped Houston for the second half.
"He continues to be better and gain confidence," said coach Lincoln Riley. "He is certainly a threat when he catches the ball to take it the way he did (Sunday night). … He shows himself as the kind of guy who can stretch the field for us. I'm excited about the way he played and his progress. "
The honors present themselves for Hurts after the debut of the Sooners
Hurts was selected as the biggest 1
He was the first to go at least 300 yards and rushed for at least 150 in a game, and he is the only player in Big 12 history to pass for at least 300 and rushing for at least 150 and completing at least 80% of his passes.
The Hurts 251.3 performance rating was the third-best in school history among quarterbacks who have attempted at least 23 passes in a game. His 176 rushing yards were the second-largest by an OU quarterback (Thomas Lot sank 195 yards against Kansas State in 1976)
"There are a lot of things he did well, it's like," That's pretty impressive. for one person the first game in this crime, ”Riley said. "There are also some things you see that you are like, 'You can say that this is his first game. He certainly did great, but we both have much higher expectations of how he will play. "
Assistant Bayer lands in injury report
After Jeremiah Hall's quarterback made his first touchdown on Sunday, OU position coach Shane Bamer got so excited that he hit his head in Hall and needed a headache
"He was actually in our injury report this week and we had a fun little video with the team about it," Riley said. "So when something like that happened, better to have thick skin here. "
Great plays highlight the success of the insult
1 OU leads the nation in yards per game (11.25), rushing yards (9.6), game percentage leading to 10 yards or more (45.9) and plays producing at least 20 yards (11), 30 yards ( seven) and 40 yards (five).