The 23rd-ranked Horned Frogs, the only team from Texas in the Top 25, are a 3-point favorite against an SEC club that beat them in overtime in Fort Worth a year ago.
He may have only brought in two passes for 65 yards and a touchdown, but much like Campbell, Dixon showed off his speed on his touchdown reception.
The Sooners are shooting for revenge this week, following that somewhat embarrassing 45-24 loss to the Buckeyes last season in Norman.
Ohio State's passing game was not good last year and it is still unproven this year.
At 6-foot-5 and 254 pounds, the two-time All-Big 12 selection is coming off career highs of seven catches and 134 yards in last Saturday's 56-7 win over Texas-El Paso.
Ohio State unleashed running back JK Dobbins in its season-opening 49-21 win at in, and all the freshman from La Grange did was rush for 181 yards. While Lagow is a talented pocket passer, IN chose to use quicker passes to help negate Ohio State's pass rush. He had two interceptions, which led to 14 points for the Buckeyes. Mayfield is athletic enough to make plays with his legs, so if Riley draws up variety of rollouts or waggles to get his quarterback on the move, this could force the Buckeyes' defensive staff to counter by using a linebacker as a spy to contain Mayfield, which means one less defender to help in coverage. While they struggled in the first 30 minutes, the Buckeyes dominated in the second half to blowout the Hoosiers, 49-21. Mike Weber produced 123 of those yards, and he will be back in the lineup this week after sitting out the season opener at in with a hamstring injury. Weber sat out the opener with a hamstring issue.
Urban Meyer isn't really saying.
"They're big, very athletic and they're talented up front", Ohio State center Billy Price said. He totaled three tackles, two sacks, and two tackles for loss against Indiana Thursday night. "They're big dudes. Looking forward to a great matchup with them". The redshirt sophomore was forced to miss the season opener at IN, though, dealing with a hamstring injury. "I think with those guys you have to give them a lot of respect".
This version corrects to Oklahoma sophomore cornerback Jordan Parker out for the season instead of Jordan Thomas.
Alabama was ranked ahead of the Buckeyes in both polls after beating Florida State in its first game. Oklahoma has beaten five ranked opponents during its 11-game win streak. There is no way the Sooners will let Ohio State completely embarrass them again in this game.
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