Category: Oklahoma Sooners

Oklahoma Sooners | August 23, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 11 Days!

Dede Westbrook was an early enrollee with the 2015 class. The JUCO transfer took advantage of the spring to earn a starting spot at receiver and went on to be named as the Big 12 Offensive Newcomer of the Year by the conference coaches. He started all thirteen games, for the Sooners, catching 46 passes for 743 yards and four touchdowns.


Oklahoma Sooners | August 22, 2016

Top 10 “Must See” Big 12 Non-Conference Football Games

As the clock continues to turn towards autumn the growing anticipation towards the beginning of the college football season is near the boiling point. Fans won’t have to wait much longer to quick their blood-thirst for gridiron battle and the non-conference match-ups that highlight the beginning of the season for many Big 12 schools will be epic, with some of them even having potential playoff implications.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 22, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 12 Days!

Redshirt junior defensive back Will Johnson (jersey #12) pretty much came out of nowhere to be a contributor for Oklahoma’s defense in 2015. After making his debut against Tennessee, he recorded the first tackle and pass breakup of his Oklahoma career against Kansas State a month later. The next week Johnson drew his first start as a Sooner against Texas Tech on October 24th and recorded a career-high six tackles in Oklahoma’s 63-27 win.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 21, 2016

Sooners Hold Serve In Initial AP Top 25 Football Poll | Two Key Thoughts

When the AP released their initial Top 25 on Sunday there really weren’t any surprises. The top four teams were exactly the same as in the Coaches Poll with Alabama and Clemson taking the top two spots followed by Oklahoma and Florida State. Now that both of the major polls have released, I believe that there are two quick things that should get the attention of Oklahoma fans.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 20, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 14 Days!

Oklahoma’s football resurgence began with Josh Heupel leading the Sooners to the 2000 national championship and OU has consistently remained in the hunt ever since. With a humble swagger to him, along with tremendous poise, Heupel guided OU to the perfect season, which culminated with a 13-2 Orange Bowl win over Bobby Bowden and the Florida State Seminoles.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 20, 2016

Oklahoma Running Back Suffers Season-Ending Injury

Not all of the news that came from Thursday’s intrasquad scrimmage was good. The joy of hearing that guys like Jeffery Mead and Jordan Smallwood were coming along as real contributors in the offense was silenced on Friday evening when the above news was Tweeted out by Mike Houck the Oklahoma Football Department.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 19, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 15 Days!

Junior wide receiver Jeffery Mead has only caught six passes at the University of Oklahoma but we should most certainly expect that to change this fall. Mead has been a key part of OU’s offense through camp (which winds up today) and was one of the standouts in the Sooners second, and final scrimmage, on Thursday morning.