Landry Jones is the Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week
Landry Jones (Oklahoma), Joe Williams (Baylor) and Zack Craig (Oklahoma State) have been selected Big 12 Football Players of the Week, as selected by a media panel. Jones (offense) was honored for the sixth time in his career while Williams (defense) and Craig (special teams) picked up their first recognition.
Landry Jones, Oklahoma, ,QB, Sr, Artesia, N.M.
Landry Jones led Oklahoma to a 50-49 comeback victory at West Virginia with a school-record 554 passing yards. He held the previous record of 505 set against Kansas State (10/29/11). The senior's six touchdown passes tied a school record he set against Tulsa (9/19/09). Jones threw the game-winning touchedown to WR Kenny Stills on fourth down with 0:24 remaining. He is now fifth in NCAA history and second in Big 12 annals in career total offense with 15,262 yards. Jones has 117 passing touchdowns for sixth all-time in the NCAA and second in the Big 12. He has thrown for 3,245 yards this season, becoming just the third QB in FBS history with 3,000 passing yards in four different seasons, joining Kellen Moore (Boise State) and Timmy Chang (Hawaii).