2017 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 42 Days!

As we continue counting down to kickoff, today we chose to spotlight a former defensive great who starred for Bob Stoops through the mid-2000s. With 42 days left until the Oklahoma Sooners take the field against UTEP, here’s a look back at standout linebacker Rufus Alexander.

The Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year and a first-team consensus All-American in 2006, Alexander became the first Sooner to