Really sad, surprising news out of Oklahoma today. Here's our news story: Oklahoma senior Ben Habern's career is over. The Sooner center won't return to the team after offseason neck surgery that fused together two vertebrae, despite expectations that he would return at full strength this fall.
about 2001 days ago | David Ubben | Oklahoma Sooners
Last week, Oklahoma center Ben Habern espoused how this offensive line figured to be the Sooners' best in five seasons. Turned out, Habern won't be a part of it. Wednesday, Bob Stoops announced that Habern has decided to give up football due to lingering neck and back issues.
about 2001 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. There was some good news for OU fans Thursday night with the word that junior college transfer wide receiver LaColtan Bester is no longer a question mark.
about 2006 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma's recruiting class is quickly rounding into shape as the Sooners continue to address critical needs for the class of 2013. Offensive tackle Matt Beyer (San Antonio/Reagan) picked the Sooners over Oregon, Oklahoma State, Baylor and others on Monday.
about 2031 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
While the chances he plays this season are slim, the Sooners are high on the potential of 6-foot-9, 325-pound redshirt freshman offensive tackle Derek Farniok. "What really impresses me about him is how hard he works," said Daryl Williams, who is the favorite to start at right tackle.
about 2115 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. Academics is going to be a huge key for the Sooners over the next couple of months.
about 2132 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Jake Trotter answers readers' questions about Oklahoma football in his mailbag every Friday. Got a question for Jake? Submit it here. Sean Cowan in Neodesha, Kan., writes: I haven't heard much on running back Dominique Whaley, has he fully recovered?
about 2146 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Solid yet unspectacular. Those three words explain the play of Oklahoma's offensive tackles in 2011. Starters Donald Stephenson and Lane Johnson played a key role along an offensive line that allowed just 11 sacks in 13 games.
about 2157 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners