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Oklahoma Sooners | July 5, 2019

Oklahoma Football | Grinch’s Honesty About The Defense Should Be Challenging, Not Offensive

There’s no denying the depths to which Oklahoma’s defense has fallen. Had they been any good at all then new defensive coordinator Alex Grinch wouldn’t be there. Heck, had they […]


Oklahoma Sooners | May 21, 2019

Athlon Places Oklahoma #6 In 2019 Projections

We haven’t even made it to the month of June yet and we already have our first projections for the 2019 college football season. Athlon released their Top 25 projections on Monday with the Oklahoma Sooners coming in at #6.

Oklahoma Sooners | March 26, 2019

Podcast | The Grinch Defense And The Future Of OU Basketball

Alex Grinch has found a way to motivate his defense with candy bars but spring practice and fall games are often very different. As the Sooners vow to become more aggressive on the defensive side of the ball, fans should prepare themselves for some failures and possible frustrations in the first season. That said, there are some pretty telling signs that the guys have bought in on what Grinch is preaching to them.

Oklahoma Sooners | January 14, 2019

Breaking: Brian Odom Has Change Of Heart, Will Join Oklahoma’s Defensive Coaching Staff

Odom, the younger brother of Missouri head coach Barry Odom, joined the Tigers staff last February as outside linebackers coach and will most likely carry the same title at Oklahoma. Prior to that he served with OU’s new defensive coordinator Alex Grinch at Washington State as the defensive quality control assistant for the 2015 and 2016 seasons.

Oklahoma Sooners | January 9, 2019

Report : Brian Odom Turns Oklahoma Down. Where Should The Sooners Look Next?

As the search moves on, another hot name is UNLV defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Tim Skipper. With previous stints at Florida and Fresno State, Skipper has recruiting connections across the country and could help continue Oklahoma’s success in recruiting both California and Florida.

Oklahoma Sooners | January 4, 2019

Report: Alex Grinch To Become Next Oklahoma Sooner Defensive Coordinator

On Friday, word began to circulate centering around the future of the defensive coordinator position at the University of Oklahoma. Over the course of the season, many speculated Alex Grinch remained the main target for Lincoln Riley and company. After composing quite the resume at Washington State, the young up-and-coming coach landed a job with the Ohio State Buckeyes as Grinch appeared to be the next DC “in waiting.” However, the landscape shifted over the past several months as Grinch is reportedly heading to the midwest.