Longhorn fans Sarah Harder, center, and Sergio Rangel watch as the Oklahoma Sooner mascot, Boomer, walks by the crowd at the Cotton Bowl in Dallas, Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016. (Stephen Spillman / for American-Statesman)

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Vince Young, Brian Bosworth square off at the Texas State Fair

Posted October 8th, 2016


One of the best parts of the Red River Showdown is the deep history and tradition shared by Texas and Oklahoma.

Prior to this year’s Showdown, Fox Sports pitted two of the programs’ biggest legends against each other in a series of competitions.

Former Longhorns quarterback Vince Young and Sooners linebacker Brian Bosworth squared off in a series of Texas State Fair-themed pursuits, with the loser being forced to listen to the other team’s fight song at the end.


See what happened in the video below:

You can see a full breakdown of the showdown here:

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