Jacob Reynolds, right, cheers as Texas arrives while Damon Owens flashes the Horns down before an NCAA college football game between Texas and Oklahoma at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Texas, on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

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It’s a sign: Texas, Oklahoma fans clamor for TV time as Red River Showdown takes national spotlight

Posted October 6th, 2018


Upon entering the State Fair of Texas, fans of the Longhorns and Sooners had a choice to make.

They could do the usual scavenger hunt for various fried foods, or they could crowd in front of one of the many cameras blasting the scene to the nation. ESPN and Fox Sports pitted their pregame shows head-to-head, a rare treatment even for one of the sport’s greatest rivalries.

Our social reaction feed brings you all the best fan videos, photos and musings, starting with the craziness of ‘College GameDay’ and ‘Fox College Football Pregame.’


FOLLOW LIVE: It’s the Red River Showdown as No. 19 Texas plays No. 7 Oklahoma



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