Seventeen Big 12 players heard their names called during the 2014 NFL draft. Many other Big 12 alums will have a chance at the next level as undrafted free agents. Below is a list of undrafted players who reportedly have agreed to free agent deals.
about 1140 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Oklahoma won that Red River battle. The NFL draft came and went last weekend without a player from University of Texas being taken for the first time since 1937. Meanwhile, OU had four Sooners selected on Saturday, including two fourth-round picks in Jalen Saunders and Aaron Colvin.
about 1141 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma is poised to add several recruits on Wednesday with an eye on creating the foundation of a future championship team. Yet recruiting is an inexact science. Some projected stars rise to meet high expectations while others struggle to make a difference in the Big 12.
about 1239 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma players have no illusions about the nation's perception of their chances to win the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Finding someone outside the Sooner state who is picking OU to beat Alabama is like finding someone who had heard of Champion Baptist College before Monday night.
about 1273 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- A short amount of time can provide a valuable opportunity and a glimpse at the future. Oklahoma spent the first few practices of its bowl preparation giving its younger players most of the repetitions, allowing guys like quarterback Cody Thomas the opportunity to start to carve out their futures in the program.
about 1285 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma's defense was the foundation of the team's drive to the Allstate Sugar Bowl. Mike Stoops' unit finished atop the Big 12 in passing yards allowed and total yards allowed while making sure the Sooners had the chance to win every game they played, even with constant uncertainty at quarterback.
about 1287 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. - Aaron Colvin told us things would be different. Before the season began, the Oklahoma senior cornerback was asked to name a breakout star for the Sooners, and he responded with an unlikely candidate: Gabe Lynn.
about 1301 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Texas Tech tight end Jace Amaro was simply trying to help his team. He ended up doing more damage than good. Amaro's fumble late in the second quarter was one of two Texas Tech turnovers that directly lead to Oklahoma touchdowns in the Sooners' 38-30 win over the Red Raiders at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Saturday.
about 1338 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners