This summer, ESPN.com is taking a closer look at each scholarship player on the Oklahoma Sooners' roster in our Crimson Countdown series. Each day, we analyze each player's impact on the program since arriving on campus, his potential impact this fall, and his long-term projection.
about 777 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
In the next few weeks leading into signing day it's a great time to take a position-by-position glance at Oklahoma's returning roster. This series, called State of the Position, will look at the playmakers, up-and-comers and current commitments or targets at each position for the Sooners as recruiting really heats up during these final weeks before signing day on Feb.
about 980 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Recruiting season is about to kick into high gear. As soon as Bedlam is over on Dec. 7, Oklahoma will hit the recruiting trails hard looking to secure the future. OU has been superb at finding late hidden gems in recent seasons, with cornerback Zack Sanchez, a redshirt freshman from the Class of 2012, and linebacker Dominique Alexander, a true freshman from the Class of 2013, already making an impact on the program after getting relatively late offers from the Sooners.
about 1034 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | NCF On The Trail
NORMAN, Okla. -- OK, Jerry Montgomery, this is a big reason you were brought to Oklahoma. Defensive tackle Trey Lealaimatafao (San Antonio/Warren) unexpectedly committing to Texas on Saturday night is another example of the Sooners falling short at defensive tackle.
about 1276 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
After recruiting them for several months, Oklahoma's coaching staff was finally able to talk publicly about the players the Sooners added to the program on signing day. Over the next week or so, SoonerNation will review some of the key things coaches had to say about the players signed at each position group during their signing day webcast on Soonersports.
about 1307 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Michigan defensive line coach Jerry Montgomery will become Oklahoma's defensive tackles coach. And he faces a tall task in Norman. No position on Oklahoma's roster has more questions marks than defensive tackle.
about 1311 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Another day, another Oklahoma assistant coach shown the door. This one, though, has sent shock waves through OU recruiting circles. Longtime OU defensive tackles coach Jackie Shipp will not return to the program for the 2013 season.
about 1323 days ago | Bob Przybylo | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Entering the fall, some Oklahoma fans were wondering what in the world first-year linebackers coach Tim Kish was doing. Kish had made a big reputation as a solid recruiter during his time at Arizona.
about 1329 days ago | Bob Przybylo | NCF On The Trail
Gerald McCoy and Tommie Harris are players who immediately come to mind when Oklahoma fans think of the tradition at defensive tackle. Both All-Americans were highly recruited high school prospects who stepped on campus with high expectations then fulfilled them.
about 1331 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners