Discussion in 'On The Field' started by Captain Murphy, Oct 17, 2009.

  1. Captain Murphy

    Captain Murphy 250+ Posts

    It's been a busy week and I haven't kept up with the news. I attended the game today and just arrived home. Did Dan Buckner play? I don't recall him playing. Did OU shut him down? Was he injured? Where was Buckner today?
  2. wherzwaldo

    wherzwaldo 1,000+ Posts

    Saw him on the field on TV a few times.
  3. bigbend1812

    bigbend1812 500+ Posts

    He played. I think he had 1 pass throw in his direction. Don't know why. [​IMG]
  4. BrothaHorn

    BrothaHorn 1,000+ Posts

  5. Captain Murphy

    Captain Murphy 250+ Posts

    Thanks for the info. Wow, he was really quiet today. I don't know about everybody else, but I would say before today that Buckner was the most important receiver on the team after Shipley. Strange.
  6. brntorng

    brntorng 2,500+ Posts

    ou did a great job of taking Ship and Buckner out of the game. They weren't going to get burned by the middle of the field or Ship today and they didn't.
  7. Orangesweat

    Orangesweat 2,500+ Posts

  8. ProdigyDub

    ProdigyDub 500+ Posts

  9. Sangre Naranjada

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  10. Aragorn

    Aragorn 250+ Posts

    Buckner drew the big pass interference penalty on 3rd and 10 on the touchdown drive in the 2nd half.
  11. Jim Bob

    Jim Bob 1,000+ Posts

    I believe Dan was the intended receiver on one of OU's dropped pic six plays.
  12. orangebones

    orangebones 500+ Posts

    They kept Greg Smith in the game to help with pass protection. OU brought at least 6 on almost every play.
  13. GHoward

    GHoward 2,500+ Posts

    I said this in another thread, but you could ask the same question for almost every offensive player except fozzy. Where was Childs/Chiles, where was Shipley, where was Monroe? Hell, where was Colt? I'll give some props to Goodwin, he made a circus catch and scored.
  14. swraith

    swraith 250+ Posts

    You could just boil it down and say where was the offense as a group
  15. GoHornsGo90

    GoHornsGo90 1,000+ Posts

    I don't think it's wrong to say they outplayed or outcoached us. Our defense made plays in the second half to get the ball back, theirs didn't. They shut down our offense all day and had a great gameplan. I was impressed with what OU did in that game.

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