Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield made quite a statement when he planted a maroon OU flag at midfield following the Sooners' win at Ohio State.
The Sooners made a less dramatic, yet still important statement a week later: They showed their team full of rising stars can handle success.
Mayfield passed for 331 yards and four touchdowns, and No. 2 Oklahoma followed its big win with a 56-14 victory over Tulane on Saturday.
"Not every game is going to be 7 at night with the whole country watching." Mayfield said. "That is up to the leaders to get everyone ready. We just have to realize we have to take it one week at time. The Ohio State game was not our...