September 10, 2009

Thompson can relate to Sooner woes

Whether it was the situation of Sam Bradford last Saturday night, or Landry Jones Moore Okla. Southmoore junior quarterback Kendal Thompson could relate to the difficult times that were there for both quarterbacks during Oklahoma's difficult defeat last weekend.

In the case of Bradford and the intense pressure he lived under prior to his injury late in the second quarter Thompson knows what it's like to spend a night running for your life in fact Thompson spent much of his sophomore season doing so.

However he also knows what it's like to be throw into the fire as the new quarterback as Jones was.

Thompson says after the injury he simply hoped Jones could stay calm and make his way through his first real college action.

"I was just hoping he'd make a play, that's why it's so important in practice to prepare yourself because you never know when your number may get called," Thompson said.

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