Bob Stoops and Lane Johnson on detours that led to a Super Bowl

Bob Stoops and Lane Johnson on detours that led to a Super Bowl

Conversations with Coach: Stoops and his former Sooner offensive tackle discuss the journey that led Johnson journey to an NFL career in its 11th year and includes multiple All-Pro teams and a Super Bowl ring.

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| Nov 22, 2023, 9:00am CST

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Nov 22, 2023, 9:00am CST

In the transfer portal era of college football, players are moving around more than ever. Lane Johnson did the opposite. He faced all types of adversity while changing positions four different times between high school, junior college and his days as an Oklahoma Sooner. On this episode, Bob Stoops and Johnson recount his perseverance in difficult times serves him as a mainstay of the Philadelphia Eagles.

Among other topics:

* What Stoops remembers about moving Lane to the offensive line; 

*Lane’s role in recording a Christmas album with Eagles teammates;

*Stoops and his “East Popcorn State” line.

Producers: Jacquelyn Musgrove and Michael Martin

Creative Director: Michael Lane

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