WATCH: Brent Venables’ next OC hire is the most important of his coaching career

WATCH: Brent Venables’ next OC hire is the most important of his coaching career

The Lederman Jacket: Oklahoma needs a new offensive coordinator. Todd Lisenbee and I discuss what will be a defining hire for Venables as OU plunges into the SEC.

Eli Lederman

By Eli Lederman

| Nov 27, 2023, 2:30pm CST

Eli Lederman

By Eli Lederman

Nov 27, 2023, 2:30pm CST

Todd Lisenbee returns to the Lederman Jacket in the wake of Jeff Lebby’s departure for Mississippi State. We talk about:

*How Lebby’s exit from OU developed (2:30);

*What this next offensive coordinator hire means for Brent Venables and OU (9:15);

 *Who the Sooners might target for the job (10:30).

We also talk about the Big 12 title game (19:35) and what lies ahead for the Sooners over the next month (32:18) before closing with a game of Lis-in or Lis-out. 

Producer: Jacquelyn Musgrove

Creative director: Michael Lane

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Eli Lederman reports on the University of Oklahoma for Sellout Crowd. He began his professional career covering the University of Missouri with the Columbia Missourian and later worked at the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette before two years writing on the Sooners and Cowboys at the Tulsa World. Born and raised in Mamaroneck, New York, Lederman grew up a rabid consumer of the New York sports pages and an avid fan of the New York Mets. He entered sportswriting at 14 years old and later graduated from the University of Missouri. Away from the keyboard, he can usually be found exploring the Oklahoma City food scene or watching/playing fútbol (read: soccer). He can be reached at [email protected].

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