Ellis Jefferson being patient with Sooners 

June, 15, 2012
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Ellis Jefferson (Denton, Texas/Guyer) left Oklahoma’s football camp with a twinge of disappointment.

“I was hoping I would perform better,” the 2013 receiver prospect said. “I kept slipping because of the rain. But I can’t blame the rain, I have to blame my footwork.”

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Tom Hauck for ESPN.comReceiver Ellis Jefferson has offers from Colorado, Mississippi State, Tulsa and North Texas.
Nonetheless, Jefferson’s subpar showing didn’t take away from his overall experience.
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