Oklahoma’s defensive lapses less concerning than in years past

There weren’t as many red flags for OU’s defense versus Iowa State this year.

Last week’s matchup with the Iowa State Cyclones had to conjure up all kinds of bad memories for fans of the Oklahoma Sooners. Once again, a backup quarterback threw for a boatload of yards against OU’s defense as Cyclones slipped through the arms of would-be Sooner tacklers.

This wasn’t a replay of