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 1169 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma's linebacker group have been the least talked about unit on the defense this spring. Yet they were easily the Sooners' most productive position group in 2013. OU returns all three starters with Frank Shannon, Dominique Alexander and Eric Striker set to remain key contributors in the Sooners defense this fall.
about 1295 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 1362 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Halfway through preseason camp is a terrific time to look at some unknown Sooners who could end up being a significant contributors in 2013. Here are five guys who could make a difference in crimson and cream in 2013.
about 1524 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
It's midway through Oklahoma's preseason camp, so there's no better time to update the position battles that could define the Sooners season. Quarterback: Blake Bell remains the favorite to start the season opener, but the quarterback competition rages on in Norman.
about 1525 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
The loss of Oklahoma's top defensive recruit in its Class of 2013 is disappointing but not crippling for the Sooners. Freshman defensive end D.J. Ward is projected to miss six weeks after having his spleen removed on Tuesday.
about 1526 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners