September 22, 2010

Sanders surprises everyone, shows up in Norman

For the past two years not a lot was known about how Barry Sanders' recruiting would go. However, if there was one thing that was certain, the son of the most prized possession of Oklahoma's State football would never end up in Norman. So when the 5-foot-11, 190-pound back from Oklahoma City Heritage Hall made his way to Oklahoma's 27-24 win over Air Force more than a few people were surprised.

Growing up Sanders has never made any denials about growing up a fan of his father's alma mater, Oklahoma State, but now that his recruiting rubber is meeting the proverbial road he is working to separate any personal feelings from what is in his best interest as a player.

In fact his trip did a lot to dispel some of the images he had in his head.

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