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Holmes Not Hanging His Head

Lendy Holmes

MIAMI GARDENS, FLA -- Lendy Holmes played a terrific game in Thursday's 24-14 BCS Championship loss to Florida. After the game he was broken hearted about his team's loss, but he will leave the University with his head held high.

There were an abundance of doubters in the Oklahoma defense prior to the National Championship Game. But as the game unwound it was obvious that the defense deserved more credit than disapproval. "The only thing I have to say is that we proved ourselves tonight," Lendy Holmes said of the defensive performance. "We proved that we deserved to be out there. Many teams would love to be there, but... Recommended Stories