Oklahoma football fans couldn’t help but admire one of their former players as he performed a clinic on Monday during Super Wild Card Weekend. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers hosted the Philadelphia Eagles in the first-round finale, with two former Sooner quarterbacks facing off in the nightcap. However, Tampa Bay’s Baker Mayfield outperformed Philadelphia’s Jalen Hurts on the biggest stage. The former first-round pick dominated for four quarters, leading his team to a comfortable 32-9 win. Sooner fans took to social media during and after the game to praise Mayfield’s playoff performance.

Oklahoma Football Fans React To Baker Mayfield’s Outing

TRENDING: Oklahoma Fans React to Former Sooners QB Performance in Playoff Victory Over
TRENDING: Oklahoma Fans React to Former Sooners QB Performance in Playoff Victory Over

Former Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield finished with 22-0f-36 for 337 yards and three touchdowns. He had two carries for 16 yards. Mayfield could have had more efficient numbers if future Hall of Fame wide receiver Mike Evans and the usually dependable Cade Otton hadn’t dropped some key passes. Oklahoma fans rejoiced on Twitter (also known as X) over their former signal callers’ success.

Baker Mayfield: Won Heisman Trophy with Oklahoma Football

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Mayfield started his career with theĀ Texas Tech Red RaidersĀ before transferring to Oklahoma. He spent three seasons in Norman, throwing for a ludicrous 119 passing touchdowns against 21 picks. The Sooners went 34-6 during that span, winning the Big 12 each season. Mayfield won the Heisman Trophy Award in 2017, throwing for 4,622 yards and 43 touchdowns against six picks. He completed 71% of his passes, adding 311 yards and five scores on the ground. However, Oklahoma fell dramatically to the Georgia Bulldogs in the College Football Playoff, 54-48. Mayfield threw 287 yards and two scores with a pick in the loss.Ā 

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