"I know how you guys, just the media in general, can lead guys down a path as young guys they are not used to handling," Stoops said Monday at media day for the BCS Championship Game at Dolphin Stadium.
"And in the end, you know we all, Dom and the whole team, have great respect for Tim Tebow and a bunch of their players. In the end, it gets down to experience as young guys handling questions that lead him into something that he really didn't intend to say."
Franks placed Tebow behind three Big 12 quarterbacks: Oklahoma QB Sam Bradford, the Heisman Trophy winner, Texas Tech QB Graham Harrell and Texas QB Colt McCoy.
"Yes, I did hear it, a few …