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Thursday, May 11, 2006

STOOPS LOSES CONSCIOUSNESS AT 7,000 FEET, AWAKES SCREAMING "HEUPEL! HEUPEL!"
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What was Bob Stoops talking about on Wednesday:

"We started doing some maneuvers flying upside down, getting right to the edge of mach speed and doing some loops," Stoops said in a statement issued by Oklahoma. "Then we did the cork screw vertical climb and nose-dived into some turns. It was just amazing."
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"He lost me there. You just black out for a second or two," Stoops said..."Of course, it doesn't faze them a bit. At one point, we were flying upside down at about 1,000 feet just hanging by our straps."
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"I didn't have any problems, but I didn't think I would. I haven't had any trouble with my stomach over the years," Stoops said. "I ate a club sandwich a couple hours before we went up."


If you said he was describing OU's 2005 season - with its early injury to Adrian Peterson, his team's upset loss to TCU, quarterback shuffling and uncertainty, its blowout loss to former bitch Texas and getting gypped at the gun in Lubbock before the Sooners rebounded to a respectable 8-4 team - you're wrong.

He just got out of a really fast airplane - a Blue Angel - on which he blacked out. But his friends would probably tell you his description of last fall's not all that different.

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Scared, hell - with Rhett Bomar, I still black out twice a week...










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