Lincoln Riley and Oklahoma will face off against Garrett Riley and Kansas this week.
In a mega matchup between the nation’s best offense against one of the nation’s top defenses, the Oklahoma Sooners looked like a complete team and a solid contender for the College Football Playoff after trouncing the TCU Horned Frogs. Earlier in the week, Baker Mayfield asked the crowd to be loud and the fans responded emphatically. Now the challenge is to keep their momentum going for the final true road game of the season as OU travels to Lawrence, Kansas to take on the 1-9 Jayhawks.
This week it’s also Riley Bowl, pitting Lincoln Riley against his brother Garrett, the QB coach for KU.
Riley on facing his brother this week: “I almost try to put it out of my mind a little bit. I want them to win every single game besides this one.”
— The Franchise Sports (@FranchiseOK) November 13, 2017
With this being Kansas week, there was naturally a lot of talk about games outside of this one. Riley was his usual focused self, answering questions about coaching against his brother, the TCU game, and dealing with some of the …read more