Leading up to signing day, SoonerNation will take a closer look at the Class of 2013 prospects currently committed to Oklahoma. The in-depth analysis pieces will take a look at the ranking, estimated year of impact and potential role of each future Sooner.
about 1400 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
In 2011, the Sooners defense leaned on one of the better defensive end combos in school history: Frank Alexander and Ronnell Lewis. The two combined for 14 sacks. Alexander earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year honors, and Lewis became a fourth-round draft pick of the Detroit Lions.
about 1591 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Monday, Merv Johnson discussed his time as an assistant at Notre Dame. In the final half of his Q&A, OU's director of football operations and color analyst for the Sooner Radio Network spoke with SoonerNation about his role in getting Troy Aikman to Norman, the best player he ever coached and his thoughts on the upcoming season: Jake Trotter: You were the first one at OU to realize how special Troy Aikman was.
about 1601 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
To begin the season, I see six teams with a legitimate chance to win the Big 12. Today begins a series looking at why each team will or will not win the league. We'll start with the prohibitive favorite, Oklahoma.
about 1612 days ago | David Ubben | Oklahoma Sooners
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. Frank Alexander's selection by the Carolina Panthers was overshadowed by the Detroit Lions selecting a trio of Sooners last weekend.
about 1676 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
We've already gone over my thoughts on the Big 12's first round of the draft. What about the rest? Here are some thoughts: Absolutely fantastic to see Ryan Broyles find a home in Detroit in the second round.
This weekend won't resemble Oklahoma's NFL draft class of 2010, when Sam Bradford, Gerald McCoy, Trent Williams and Jermaine Gresham all went in the first round. That said, several Sooners with pro aspirations leave Norman with higher ESPN NFL draft rankings than high school recruiting rankings.
about 1683 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
With the 2012 NFL draft starting tonight (7 p.m. CT on ESPN), the SoonerNation staff predicts which Oklahoma player will be drafted first. Leave a comment with your prediction or talk about it in our "There's Only One" forum.
about 1683 days ago | SoonerNation staff | Oklahoma Sooners
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. The NFL draft begins tonight at 7 p.m, and though it's unlikely any Sooners will hear their names called during the first round, there will be plenty of familiar names coming off the board.
about 1683 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners