Sooners got extra motivation before Sugar Bowl

Oklahoma wide receiver Sterling Shepard (3) celebrates his touchdown reception with quarterback Trevor Knight (9) in the second half of the Sugar Bowl.

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Not many gave Oklahoma a chance against Alabama in the Sugar Bowl.

And it worked. Oklahoma dominated the two-time defending national champion Crimson Tide, 45-31.

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"Sooner Magic" was back and coach Bob Stoops is "Big-game Bob," again.