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SMU needs short-term memory with UH looming

This week the Mustangs face the nation's best offense led by the FBS' all-time leader in passing yards, Case Keenum. Houston is riding a 10-0 record and has outscored its opponents so far this season, 547-228. SMU goes from one extreme in seeing Navy's triple option, to the other in the Cougars' pass-happy, hurry-up offense in a matter of seven days. How will the Ponies respond?

Who's afraid of big bad Houston? SMU goes from one extreme in Navy's triple option to the other in Houston's top-ranked passing attack and hurry-up offense in a week. For the Mustangs, the key to this game is much like the gameplan against Navy, in terms of the defense will contain as best it can, but when J.J. McDermott takes the field, SMU needs to take advantage of field position and other... Recommended Stories