In January, linebacker Tom Wort stunned everyone from the fans to the Oklahoma coaches when he revealed he was skipping his senior year of college to enter the NFL draft. Wort struggled to adjust to a new scheme and new position coach, as the Sooners de-emphasiszed the linebacker position the second half of the season to try and combat the spread offenses of the Big 12.
about 1591 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma's 2009 recruiting class had some hidden gems, including cornerback Demontre Hurst and center Gabe Ikard, but it had some disappointments as well, such as safety Kevin Brent and linebacker Gus Jones.
about 1641 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | NCF On The Trail
Every Thursday, the SoonerNation staff will answer a roundtable question about OU football. Leave a comment or talk about it in our "There's Only One" forum. Today's question: What is OU's biggest offensive concern going into the offseason?
about 1647 days ago | SoonerNation staff | Oklahoma Sooners
From QB Landry Jones staying to defensive coordinator Mike Stoops arriving, the storylines were many for the 2012 Sooners. But sometimes, the small decisions turned out to be big ones that defined the season, too.
about 1650 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Tom Wort's decision to leave Oklahoma for the NFL draft impacts the Sooners in 2013 but will allow a young playmaker to make a bigger contribution. Though there's no guarantee that Wort, a junior linebacker who started 33 of 37 career games, would have been the starting middle linebacker for the Sooners in 2013, his experience will be missed.
about 1655 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. - Oklahoma linebacker Tom Wort intends to enter the 2013 NFL draft, coach Bob Stoops announced in a statement on Wednesday night. "We wish Tom the very best as he concludes his time at the University of Oklahoma," Stoops said.
about 1655 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
After grading the performance of Oklahoma's linebackers in 2012, it is the perfect time to take a closer look at the linebackers on the roster or the commitment list as SoonerNation evaluates the future at the position for Oklahoma.
about 1669 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners