Tag: Marquise Overton

Oklahoma Sooners | October 13, 2019

Oklahoma Sooners 34 – Texas Longhorns 27 | Defensive Position Grades

In addition to relentlessly harassing Oklahoma’s defense held Texas to 6-of-14 on third down and a 2.8 yards per carry rushing average. After throwing multiple touchdown passes in each game this season, Ehlinger failed to throw for a score against Oklahoma’s defense.

Oklahoma Sooners | August 29, 2018

Oklahoma Sooners vs FAU Owls | Success Hinges On Three

The Florida Atlantic Owls started the season 1-3 but bounced back quickly. Cleaning up throughout the duration of conference play, the program refused to drop a contest. Ending the season […]

Oklahoma Sooners | August 8, 2018

Oklahoma Fall Camp Position Battles |Marquise Overton & Neville Gallimore

Not fully prepared for Matt Romar to have an early end to his playing career, Marquise Overton and Neville Gallimore were forced to take over the rotation at nose guard a year earlier than planned in 2017. They’re better off for the experience now and that could pay huge dividends in 2018. 

Oklahoma Sooners | June 27, 2018

Getting Stronger | Oklahoma’s Defensive Improvement Will Be Measured Upfront

“Sometimes you’ve got to learn the hard way.” That’s what Oklahoma defensive tackle Neville Gallimore said, during the spring, when asked about the disappointments of the 2017 season. 

“As soon as I was done with the season I already knew what I had to be better at. You learn from your mistakes.”

Oklahoma Sooners | June 4, 2018

Oklahoma’s Defensive Overhaul Must Lead To Improvement In 2018

There’s no doubting that Oklahoma had a national championship caliber offense in 2018. There’s also no doubting that the defense was more than just a scapegoat in OU’s 54-48 Rose Bowl exit from the College Football Playoff.