Numerous Sooners among Pro Football Focus’ draft-eligible players to watch in Week 7

The twelfth-ranked Oklahoma Sooners will be center stage this weekend when they face Texas for the annual Red River Showdown in Dallas. There will be many players to keep an eye on — for the sake of their draft stock.

Pro Football Focus listed eight Oklahoma players in its list of draft-eligible players to watch in Week 7 – just in the Oklahoma-Texas game alone.

Quarterback Baker Mayfield led the pack of five Sooners on offense, earning a grade of 93.5. Others on offense who made the list included wide receiver Mark Andrews and offensive tackle Orlando Brown.

On defense, defensive end Ogbonnia Okoronkwo sat atop the list of three Sooners with a grade of 87.5. He was joined by cornerback Jordan Thomas and safety Steven Parker.

The Longhorns had five players named to the list — four on offense and one on defense.

Texas and Oklahoma are set for kickoff at 2:30 p.m. CT from the Cotton Bowl in Dallas on Saturday. The game will be televised on ESPN.

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