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Tag: Steven Parker

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.

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Oklahoma Sooners | October 7, 2017

Two Sooners Sidelined Early Against Iowa State

To start the game, the Oklahoma Sooners offense hummed. Showcasing the reason this unit has been labeled as one of the most explosive in the country, OU scores on the […]

Oklahoma Sooners | October 5, 2016

Oklahoma 52 – TCU 46 | Position Grades

Oklahoma did exactly what they needed to do in Ft. Worth on Saturday but they didn’t exactly do it the way they needed to. While you have to be excited about the win you’d also be irresponsible if you didn’t point out lingering defensive woes and turnovers on offense. Turnovers aren’t just drive killers, they are potential game killers. There’s a specific reason why you want to force turnovers and not commit them.

Oklahoma Sooners | September 19, 2016

Ohio State 45 – Oklahoma 21 | Position Grades

It isn’t often that you see a team line up against Oklahoma with such a huge in advantage in talent. Not just at one or two positions but pretty much across the board. It’s also not often that you see a team be able to repeatedly attack a weakness against the Sooners as what Ohio State did on Saturday night. In my opinion OU’s drop from the College Football Playoff hunt is a direct result of two positions not performing at an elite lever, and I’m not certain that there’s hope for one of them.

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 4, 2016

2016 Oklahoma Sooners Football Countdown To Kickoff | 30 Days!

Oklahoma’s closest call at home in 2015 came against TCU on November 21st. A hobbled Samaje Perine and a concussed Baker Mayfield resulted in a 23-7 OU lead at the half turning into 1-point nail biter in the final seconds.