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These Oklahoma Fans Are Naming Their Son After Baker Mayfield

A closeup of Baker Mayfield wearing a white headband.

NORMAN, OK - NOVEMBER 25: Quarterback Baker Mayfield #6 of the Oklahoma Sooners speaks to the media after the game against the West Virginia Mountaineers at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on November 25, 2017 in Norman, Oklahoma. Oklahoma defeated West Virginia 59-31. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images)

The dad got the mom to agree to name their child after the star Oklahoma quarterback.

How many of you have tried to get your significant other to let you name your child after your favorite athlete? Don't lie...

Well, it's happened again, this time with now-former star Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield. A Sooners' fan couple revealed on Twitter on Saturday that they'll be naming their son after the Heisman Trophy winner.

It looks like it took some convincing from the dad, too. He posted a video on Twitter showing him shaking hands with the mom.

"Why are we shaking hands right now?" he asks. "Because we agreed on the name 'Baker.'"

"Yes," the wife replies with a smile.

Baker Mayfield seems to be happy with it. Oklahoma's star quarterback responded to the video on Twitter.

"Congrats to y'all Mike!!" he said.

Naming your kid after your favorite athlete is nothing new, after all. The state of Ohio saw a 300 percent increase in the name "Braxton" during Braxton Miller's time in Columbus.

You can watch the heartfelt Oklahoma fan's video below: