If he must, Riley knows how to make a case

November 6, 2017

It wasn’t very long ago — a week, actually — that Lincoln Riley said he shouldn’t have to campaign for his team.

And, as it happened, one day later, the season’s original College Football Playoff poll made Riley a right-thinking coach, placing the Sooners No. 5, in front of Ohio State, the team it beat 31-16 in Ohio Stadium the second week of