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FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA – When Austin Box went down with a knee injury in the Oklahoma State game it looked like another catastrophic set-back for the Sooner defense, but after a speedy recovery he should play in the National Championship.

Red-shirt freshman linebacker Austin Box is thankful for any reps that he gets in Thursday's National Championship game against Florida. "Something like this does not come around very often It is a once in a lifetime deal," Box said. "I am just very thankful that I get to contribute and be a part of a National Championship." Box has been held out of practices ever since he suffered a...

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