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Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler Looks to Thrive as a Leader This Season

Oklahoma QB Spencer Rattler Looks to Thrive as a Leader This Season

NORMAN — Spencer Rattler is now Oklahoma’s grizzled veteran.

Last year, not only did Rattler have to navigate the pandemic, but he was making his first pass through top-end college football and the Big 12 Conference slate as a starter.

And while he struggled with turnovers out of the gates, Rattler also put on a show. He proved he could make every throw you can ask of a quarterback, and validated the plaudits laid upon him during his recruitment.

Headed into his second fall camp as as starter, Rattler said he no longer is entering every day blind and is just ready to hone his craft.


To read the complete story, please visit https://www.si.com/college/oklahoma/football/oklahoma-qb-spencer-rattler-looks-to-thrive-as-a-leader-this-season.

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Ryan Chapman covers Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder for 107.7 The Franchise since 2019. In December of 2020, Chapman was named the Deputy Editor of Sports Illustrated Sooners, and he also is a contributor for Sports Illustrated Thunder. Chapman has previously worked for OCCC's Student Newspaper, The Pioneer, where Chapman covered the Oklahoma City Energy, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder. During his time with The Pioneer, Chapman served as the Sports Editor as well as the Editor-in-Chief.

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