Norman, OK (Sports Network) - Oklahoma redshirt sophomore quarterback Kendal
Thompson suffered a fractured right foot during Thursday morning's practice.
"We're optimistic that Kendal will return early in the season," coach Bob
Stoops said. "Kendal will undergo a surgical procedure today. He has a very
positive outlook and is eager to rejoin his teammates on the field as soon as
The son of former Oklahoma quarterback Charles Thompson, Kendal did not play
The starting quarterback job is now likely between Blake Bell and redshirt
freshman Trevor Knight. Bell played in 13 games last season and completed 9-
of-16 passes for 107 yards.
The Sooners open the season on Aug. 31 against Louisiana-Monroe.
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