WATCH: Is OU undisciplined, unlucky or not getting calls from Big 12 refs?

WATCH: Is OU undisciplined, unlucky or not getting calls from Big 12 refs?

The Lederman Jacket: Controversial Bedlam officiating decisions only stoked the flames on the rising narrative of an anti-Sooners refereeing bias among OU fans as the program nears its exit for the SEC. Is the conspiracy real or just another college football myth?

Eli Lederman

By Eli Lederman

| Nov 9, 2023, 12:36pm CST

Eli Lederman

By Eli Lederman

Nov 9, 2023, 12:36pm CST

Todd Lisenbee returns to the Lederman Jacket and we’re joined by Steve Winkler, a lifelong OU fan and the host of the “Two Homers and Realist” podcast. After Bedlam stoked the flames on Big 12 officiating, we debate the myth vs reality on the narrative of perceived anti-Sooners refereeing bias rising among OU fans. From there, we dive into Brent Venables’ comments ahead of West Virginia and the Sooners’ Week 11 matchup with the Mountaineers under the lights in Norman. 

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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