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Tag: jonathan alvarez

Oklahoma Sooners | November 16, 2018

Game Day Injury Report | Oklahoma Down To Emergency Plan At Center

News broke earlier in the month that backup center Jonathan Alvarez was retiring from the game due to injuries. Last week the Sooners lost their new back up center when Alex Dalton suffered his third torn ACL since arriving on campus. This puts Oklahoma in a precarious situation should something happen to starter Creed Humphrey. 

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Oklahoma Sooners | November 7, 2018

Oklahoma’s Jonathan Alvarez Retires From Football

A member of the preseason watch list for the Rimington Award, present to the nation’s top center, Alvarez started Oklahoma’s first three games of the season as the anchor of the offensive line before being replaced by redshirt freshman Creed Humphrey. The position battle between Alvarez and Humphrey went deep into the summer and was touted as one of the best battles of fall camp. Ultimately Humphrey’s youth, size, and upside supplanted the experience of Alvarez. 

Oklahoma Sooners | October 30, 2018

Oklahoma Sooners Football | Injury Report 10.30.18

Brendan Radley-Hiles On Saturday, Brendan Radley-Hiles delivered the hit of the game against the Kansas State Wildcats near the sideline. Dislodging the ball from the arms of Blaise Gammon, the […]

Oklahoma Sooners | October 22, 2018

Oklahoma Sooners Football | Injury Update 10.22.18

While all attention centered around the changes happening at the University of Oklahoma, the Sooners remained poised in the face of adversity. Despite a second quarter meltdown, the program claimed […]

Oklahoma Sooners | October 4, 2018

RRR | Oklahoma Sooners Offense: 3 To Keep An Eye On

The Oklahoma Sooners weaknesses have taken center stage as the Texas Longhorns await this weekend. Renewing a rivalry with national implications inside the Cotton Bowl is something fans have clamored […]

Oklahoma Sooners | August 15, 2018

Center Has Been The Most Competitive Position Battle In Oklahoma Football Camp

As good as the competition is between the two signal callers, that hasn’t been the best position battle of camp. According to Riley, that label goes to the center position where senior Jonathan Alvarez and redshirt freshman Creed Humphrey are pushing each other for the starting job. 

Oklahoma Sooners | June 1, 2018

Oklahoma Isn’t Rebuilding The Offense, They’re Reloading It

The only thing that Oklahoma fans have seen from the offense since the arrival of Lincoln Riley is steady improvement. In 2015, Riley’s first year, the Sooners averaged 43.5 points per game. Over the course of the next two seasons Oklahoma’s offense would progress to where they led all Power 5 schools in points per game in 2017.

Oklahoma Sooners | May 30, 2018

Oklahoma’s Jonathan Alvarez On Rimington Watch List

The summer watch list season is finally upon us and Oklahoma’s Jonathan Alvarez is the first Sooner to be named to one. Alvarez was one of five Big 12 offensive linemen to be named to the Rimington Trophy watch list.