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Sunday Rewind: Gundy Says Defense Was Good

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It was as you would expect when visiting with Oklahoma State head coach Mike Gundy following a first game. He wasn't claiming his team was anywhere near the finished product but there were things that pleased him. To start with, much like he was after the game, Gundy was impressed with the defense and how the Cowboys controlled the game, especially after the first couple of series.

In the Cowboys defense's first game with Glenn Spencer as coordinator, the unit gave up just three points and 333 yards. Take away the first two series and the number is 228 yards. "I was really pleased with the way our defense responded and our coaches made adjustments, our effort running to the ball," said Gundy. "One of the more pleasing aspects the entire game was the way we were able to...

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