"If they were swinging for the fences, they flied out. I'm going to have a comment Robert when all of this is over. I haven't slept for four days but after reading that I feel better."
DeForest's happiness was derived from all of the holes in the story, and there were plenty from alumni or boosters in the locker room or on the team plane which is rare and always supervised.
There was the Seymore Shaw story of him receiving money in high school from an OSU booster. Shaw signed with OU and didn't become a Cowboy until mid-August when OU discovered they couldn't take another partial qualifier, which was allowed at that time.
Also, there was the Shaw story of being overpaid to clean a rent house for the late Kay Norris, but her son Chris said the family never had a rent house in Stillwater or nearby, just one in Broken Bow.