Bedlam Coming: On Thin Margins and Orange Lenses

When I got in the elevator to go down to the field on Saturday, my 10 Thoughts were done. I’d written glowingly about several aspects of a game that was 85 or 90 percent over. When I got back after postgame interviews I had to re-write the entire thing. It took me nearly two hours. All because of one play.

Against Texas, Oklahoma State’s defense gave up 35 points on