Film room: Five key plays from OU-UTEP


It wasn’t pretty, but it was a win.

Oklahoma began its 2012 season with a 24-7 victory over UTEP at Sun Bowl Stadium on Saturday night. Some questions were answered and some questions arose while everyone agrees the Sooners have work to do if they plan to compete for a national championship this fall.

Here’s a closer look at five key plays from Saturday’s season-opening win:

Nathan Jeffery’s 24-yard blocked punt return

Where do we begin? First off, the Miners had 10 defenders at the line of scrimmage; they didn’t try to mask the punt block call at all.