OU football: Why Sterling Shepard is back in the conversation as one of OU’s all-time greats

BY RYAN ABERNORMAN — In all the hoopla about Lincoln Riley's Air Raid offense and Baker Mayfield's ascent on the quarterback depth chart, Sterling Shepard was a bit of a forgotten man.
Whether it was the injury that kept him out much of the last five games of last regular season or the uncertainty at quarterback, Shepard was much less of a focus.
Saturday night, in the span of about 30 minutes, Shepard inserted himself not only back into the conversation about the best receivers in college football but as one of the all-time OU greats with his “Sooner Magic” moment.
Shepard came to Oklahoma as a legacy, the story of his father's rise from walk-on to NFL player well known.Read more on NewsOK.com

BY RYAN ABER

NORMAN — In all the hoopla about Lincoln Riley's Air Raid offense and Baker Mayfield's ascent on the quarterback depth chart, Sterling Shepard was a bit of a forgotten man.

Whether it was the injury that kept him out much of the last five games of last regular season or the uncertainty at quarterback, Shepard was much less of a focus.

Saturday night, in the span of about 30 minutes, Shepard inserted himself not only back into the conversation about the best receivers in college football but as one of the all-time OU greats with his “Sooner Magic” moment.

Shepard came to Oklahoma as a legacy, the story of his father's rise from walk-on to NFL player well known.
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