James Houston won’t live these words down for quite some time.
The Florida Gators did a whole lot of trash talking before their game this week, but that talk did not translate into playing good football against the Oklahoma Sooners in the Cotton Bowl Classic Wednesday night.
Days before the Cotton Bowl, Florida linebacker James Houston said Oklahoma was nowhere close to Florida’s “level.”
“Oklahoma is a good matchup but they’re not on our level, they’re not SEC, they’re not the Florida Gators,” Houston said.
Oklahoma blasted Florida in a 55-20 Cotton Bowl blowout, so naturally, that trash talk was coming right back to him.
Sooners star defensive lineman Ronnie Perkins summed it all up with one tweet: