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Texas, OU Fans Compete in Plane Pull at Love Field

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    The Southwest Airlines plane pull tradition has been kicking off festivities around Texas-OU weekend for years with airline employees, cheerleaders and athletes taking turns pulling an 83,000-pound Boeing 737. (Published Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017)

    Who can pull a jet faster: Texas or OU?

    The Southwest Airlines plane pull tradition has been kicking off festivities around Texas-OU weekend for years with airline employees, cheerleaders and athletes taking turns pulling an 83,000-pound Boeing 737.

    The 50-yard races began at 9 a.m. Friday from Southwest's maintenance hangar at Dallas Love Field.

    And the winner was... Texas!

    Texas, OU Fans Fight for Bragging Rights Before Big Game

    [DFW] Texas, OU Fans Fight for Bragging Rights Before Big Game
    Fans of the Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners are fighting it out for bragging rights at two big events before the game -- the 14th annual Pigskin Plane Pull and the NROTC will compete in a run that ends at the steps of the Cotton Bowl Stadium.
    (Published Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015)

    Legend has it, whichever team wins the plane pull will lose on game day

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