Nick Saban and Alabama purposefully schedule elite-level opponents to open seasons, because the exposure and experience the team garners is priceless.
Landry Jones is gone to the NFL, bringing a new chapter to OU football. And a new quarterback regime. With the new quarterback could come a new energy to the Sooners.
Landry Jones started his Oklahoma career at Cowboys Stadium. Now Jones, the most prolific and potentially the most polarizing QB in Sooners history, gets to conclude it at Jerry World.