OU will go into 2013 without its record-setting quarterback, two of its best receivers and several of its best defenders off a defense that was a disaster anyway the second half of the season. The schedule will be unforgiving, as well.
Eric Striker, a three-star safety from Florida, knew as a freshman that he'd play at Oklahoma.
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