Oklahomans who got away: No. 2
January, 31, 2013
By Jake Trotter | ESPN Insider
NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma has dominated recruiting in its home state. But every now and then, the Sooners have missed out on a key prospect. Either because they’ve overlooked him. Or because, well, that prospect just wanted to go elsewhere.
AP Photo/Wade PayneNew England Patriots receiver Wes Welker, an Oklahoma City native, went to Texas Tech.
As signing day approaches, SoonerNation looks at the top five Sooner State recruits of the Bob Stoops era whose ended up not being Sooners:
Player: Wes Welker
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