As a kid growing up in the eastern Oklahoma town of Sallisaw, Steve Davis had two dreams. He wanted to be a Baptist minister, and he wanted to quarterback the Sooners. He achieved both of those dreams.
Steve Davis, Oklahoma's starting quarterback when it won back-to-back national championships in the 1970s, was one of two people killed when a small aircraft smashed into three homes in northern Indiana, officials said Monday.
They're celebrating in Norman. And in Athens. Don't forget Gainesville, Baton Rouge, Columbia, Tuscaloosa, Austin and State College, too. USC's loss to Oregon State raised championship hopes across the nation, writes Rece Davis.