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Oklahoma State Cowboys | September 2, 2016

2016 College Football Countdown To Kickoff | 2 Days!

Oklahoma State’s Mason Rudolph has everything a coach would want in a quarterback. He’s confident and level-headed. He has a cannon for an arm, and accuracy to go with it. At 6-5/235 he’s got the size coaches look for. However, the best thing that Mason Rudolph has going for him is that he gets to be the trigger man in an offense that likes to sling the ball all over the field. All of these factors combined is what will make him the best NFL quarterback prospect to take the field for a Big 12 school this season.

Oklahoma State Cowboys | August 31, 2016

2016 College Football Countdown To Kickoff | 3 Days!

Oklahoma State senior receiver Marcell Ateman is making his last ride as a Cowboy. The 6-4/215 Dallas, Texas native has made a habit of being more athletic and more physical than the defensive backs who tried to cover him in 2015.

Oklahoma State Cowboys | August 30, 2016

2016 College Football Countdown To Kickoff | 4 Days!

Tulsa junior running back D’Angelo Brewer led the team in rushing last season with 837 yards, six touchdowns and a 5.2 yards per carry average. A two-year letterwinner and returning starter, Brewer has played in 23 of 25 games since arriving on campus and is close to 1,000 career yards, with an average of 4.8 yards per carry, through two seasons.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 29, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 5 Days!

Geno Lewis wore jersey #7 for Penn State but the senior receiver has traded it off for a #5 crimson and cream jersey. A graduate transfer, Lewis brings experience and leadership to a position that needs it after losing Sterling Shepard to the NFL.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 28, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 6 Days!

Baker Mayfield is back! Oklahoma’s Heisman candidate will not only take to the field for his second season with the Sooners but, thanks to a pardon from the conference, he’s back for just his junior year with another year of eligibility still to come. The question is, will he use that extra year. My feeling is that yes, he absolutely will.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 26, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 8 Days!

Oklahoma’s 2008 football season has to be one of the favorites of the Bob Stoops era for multiple reasons. The Sooners won the Big 12 championships, Sam Bradford won the Heisman Trophy, and offensive records fell at an alarming rate.

Oklahoma State Cowboys | August 26, 2016

2016 Countdown To Kickoff | 9 Days!

Tulsa starting quarterback Dane Evans has played in 33 games and has 30 starts under his belt during his first three seasons with the Golden Hurricane. He’s averaging a 56% completion rate and has racked up 8,332 career passing yards and 52 touchdowns which ranks him fourth on the school’s all-time lists for both passing yards and touchdown passes.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 24, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 10 Days!

There may not have been a bigger moment in the young career of Oklahoma safety Steven Parker than the closing seconds of last year’s TCU game. With the Frogs threatening to take the lead, Parker showed off his vertical leaping ability to swat away the 2-point conversion pass that was intended for Shaun Nixon.

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

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.