Sooners' Kenneth Murray: Lack of turnovers 'a huge disappointment'
NORMAN – The emphasis hasn't changed for the defense.
Oklahoma's defense hasn't gotten a turnover in three games, and junior linebacker Kenneth Murray said there's no excuse not to meet this defense's standard.
Before the season, defensive coordinator Alex Grinch said the Sooners' defense had a goal of two turnovers a game this season, but, so far, they've only recorded six through seven games.
"For us, obviously it's a huge disappointment that we haven't had turnovers in the past three games," Murray said. "And I think that for us, it adds more fuel to the fire to go out there and get it done."
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There are a lot of factors that lead to turnovers, but Murray said it is really just about mindset. The Sooners' mindset needs to be all about the ball.
"I think that's really where we have to grow as a team is just that mindset that you make a play, I make a highlight," Murray said. "You may make a catch on me, you may be able to run down field, but I'm going to run you down and I'm going to get the ball out."