Tony Jefferson of the Oklahoma Sooners celebrates with Tony Jefferson #1 of the Oklahoma Sooners after sacking the Texas Longhorn quarterback for a loss at Cotton Bowl on October 13, 2012 in Dallas, Texas.
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DALLAS (AP) -- Take Oklahoma's latest Red River Rivalry blowout as an example of the power of positive thinking.
Quarterback Landry Jones says he sees a difference in the Sooners' approach since their surprising home loss to Kansas State three weeks ago.
Instead of worrying about what could go wrong, Jones believes Oklahoma's players are now "cutting loose" and playing the game freely.
It showed in a 63-21 rout of Texas on Saturday that catapulted Oklahoma (4-1, 2-1 Big 12) up three spots to No. 10 in The Associated Press' new poll.
Pictures from the game can be seen in our Sooners beat Longhorns 63-21 photo gallery at http://bit.ly/outx2012
The Longhorns fell all the way out of the Top 25 from No. 15.
Jones believes if the Sooners can harness how they played against Texas, "we can go however far we want to go."
The first BCS standings of the season were released Sunday evening with the Sooners ranked #9.
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