Oklahoma seeks replacement for Biletnikoff winner Westbrook
August 23, 2017
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — For the second straight year, Oklahoma must replace a star receiver.
And again, the seventh-ranked Sooners feel they have the talent on the roster to get it done.
Back in 2015, Sterling Shepard posted one of the best seasons in Oklahoma history. He often made big plays as a senior and wound up ranked second on the school's all-time career lists in receptions and yards. When he joined the NFL's New York Giants, no one was sure who would fill the void.
Dede Westbrook got off to a slow start last season, but eventually posted a more prolific season that Shepard's senior...