OKLAHOMA CITY–The Channel 4 Sports archives are a treasure trove of classic college football video with The Big 8 Preview Show: The Chase Is On.
Bob Barry Sr. hosts along with reports and analysis from Robbie Robertson, Bob Barry Jr. and Robert Allen. Oklahoma State sees a coaching change in 1984 as Pat Jones moves up from defensive coordinator to head coach as Jimmy Johnson departs to Miami. In Norman, Barry Switzer adds a future Texas head coach his staff.
Channel 4 Sports covered the Big 8 Conference as part of the well-known “Skywriters” tours, in which reporters and photographers would travel to each university and tape reports on the teams, coaches and players. Enjoy this journey back in time with up close, on the field access to preseason preparations and interviews with some of college football’s best players and coaches on KFOR’s College Football Flashback.