Hybl touched by letter from OU great Davis

Updated: November 1, 2002, 11:58 AM ET
By Pete Thamel | Special to ESPN.com

NORMAN, Okla. -- When the typed, two-page letter arrived at the Oklahoma football offices a few weeks ago, Nate Hybl opened it and found a kindred spirit.

Steve Davis wrote Hybl after an innocuous line in a local newspaper compared the OU quarterbacks. Writing the letter brought back Davis' memories of boos cascading down from Owen Field's bleachers and vile hate mail he's kept for 30 years.

The letter moved Hybl. He found it ridiculous that Davis, who went 32-1-1 as a starter from ...

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