concerned fans can take a breath now. oklahoma defensive end auston english, the big 12's preseason defensive player of the year, returned to practice and participated in all drills monday in the sooners' second open practice of august camp.
english underwent an appendectomy the third weekend in july. the forecast was then that he would be back for ou's season opening game against chattanooga (aug.30) and with two full weeks to go, he should be close to 100 percent.
-- mike jones.