CB Colvin's return adds stability for OU 

January, 14, 2013
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Oklahoma’s hopes of fielding a strong defense in 2013 just received a boost.

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Matthew Emmons/US PresswireAaron Colvin had four interceptions for the Sooners as a junior.
Cornerback Aaron Colvin announced he would return to OU on Monday afternoon. The All-Big 12 first-team selection was considering making himself available for the 2013 NFL draft but elected to return for his senior season.

It’s a huge boost for defensive coordinator Mike Stoops’ defense. If Colvin had declared, OU would have had to replace four of five starters in its defensive backfield. With Colvin’s return, the Sooners secondary now has a cornerstone to build around.

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