Tag: Oklahoma Sooners Football

Oklahoma Sooners | October 20, 2018

Not As Easy As It Looked – Oklahoma Defeats TCU 52-17

The Sooners haven’t lost to TCU since the 2014 season and early on it looked like that wouldn’t even be a remote possibility. Oklahoma scored on four consecutive possessions to start the game, building a 28-7 lead, but TCU swapped quarterbacks and things got really interesting. 


Oklahoma Sooners | October 20, 2018

#9 Oklahoma At TCU | | Storylines, How to Watch, Odds, & Predictions

Ruffin McNeill will make his debut as Oklahoma’s defensive coordinator following the firing on Mike Stoops. To say that the Sooners have struggled on the defensive side of the ball would be a massive understatement. OU is currently ranked 76th in scoring defense, 97th in total defense, and 125th in total defense. While the expectation certainly shouldn’t be for the defense to have suddenly corrected all of the problems, there will certainly be a lot of eyes on personnel and effort. 

Oklahoma Sooners | October 19, 2018

Friday Locks Week 8 | Will The Sooners Cover At TCU?

Oklahoma (-8) vs TCU | The past several years between these two has been decided by minimal points. However, I’m not sure TCU has the offense to hang tight with OU despite the Sooners defensive struggles. It’s a new era and I’m banking on a shutout…or at least an 10 point win.

Oklahoma Sooners | October 18, 2018

Bedlam Returns To Football Season Finale In 2019

Oklahoma’s 2019 football schedule will also feature two bye weeks. The Sooners will be off on September 21st (Just prior to the beginning of conference play) and again on November 2nd. 

Oklahoma Sooners | October 18, 2018

Oklahoma’s Defense Is Without Excuse Moving Forward

Blown assignments, failing to shed blocks, and missed tackles have become the staple of a defense that once featured Superman, pitched a shutout in the Cotton Bowl against Arkansas, and held Florida State’s offense scoreless in the BCS National Championship game. They may have hit rock bottom against Texas at the Cotton Bowl a couple of weeks ago, but they’ve been falling for a long time. 

Oklahoma Sooners | October 17, 2018

Week Eight Big 12 Power Rankings | The Rise Of Texas And Fall Of Oklahoma State

It was a limited slate of action in the Big 12 last weekend but it was enough for us to agree that they Oklahoma State football program is in a bad spot right now. The Cowboys have dropped two of their three conference games with the only win coming against Kansas. The bye week couldn’t have arrived quick enough for OSU.

Oklahoma Sooners | October 10, 2018

Mike Stoops Will Get Nearly 25K Per Month Until Jan 2020

Stoops will receive monthly installments of $24,917 until January 31st 2020. The buyout amount will equal his annual base salary plus and additional $2,000 per month for health care and other expenses. 

Oklahoma Sooners | October 7, 2018

Mike Stoops Out As Oklahoma’s Defensive Coordinator

On Sunday Stoops met with Lincoln Riley and university president James Gallogly and from that meeting came the decision to part ways, in one aspect or the other. The decision comes a day after Oklahoma’s defense gave up 48 points in a loss to Texas. It was the most points the Longhorns had ever scored in the rivalry with Oklahoma, and it contributed in a major way to OU’s 48-45 loss.