Found October 09, 2013 on
I am all for some good-natured trash talk. It can make the game a little more fun and liven up the days leading up to the game making the anticipation for kickoff get bigger and bigger everyday until the whistle blows and the game begins.
However, for it to really be effective it needs to be done in the right ways--or in this case the right spot.
With the Red River Rivalry this weekend fans of the Oklahoma Sooners and Texas Longhorns will be jawing back and forth all week. A group of Sooners fans in Houston decided that they wanted to troll all the Texas grads and fans in the area by taking out this billboard (see above).
I'll give them an A+ for style points. The whole 'OU' thing inside of "HOUSTON' is pretty clever. However, I think these guys kind of blew it.
Texans love their football, but there is more to the great state of Texas than the Longhorns (be honest UT; there is). So if you really want to troll the...
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BY J.P. SCOTT ON OCTOBER 10, 2013
If you’re like me, you are not a fan of the Texas Longhorns. Actually, unless you are from Texas, you likely aren’t a fan of the Texas Longhorns.
Because of that, the 2013 college football season must seems especially sweet to fans all over America. We’ve watched the Longhorns get blown out by BYU and Ole Miss while needing a terrible call...
Which team has the better 2013 Nike Pro Combat Red River Rivalry uniforms, the Texas Longhorns or Oklahoma Sooners?
The Sooners are 5-0, ranked No. 11 and a big favorite heading into Saturday's game against Texas in Dallas.
But there are plenty of issues surrounding the team.
Here are three take-aways from OU's Mondays press conference and practice.
1.Corey Nelson's loss has a lot of implications
Not only is the senior captain out for the rest of the season, but the linebacker from...
We're coming up on the OU-Texas game Saturday in Dallas.
Just another opportunity on Tuesday to learn more about the Sooners.
Here's three more things you may not have known about Oklahoma:
1. Trey Millard probably won't be getting the ball. Again.
I know, you've heard this one before, but it's looking like more of the same when it comes to Trey Millard and...
Texas head football coach Mack Brown.
Pete Thamel has found a new target. Following in the footsteps of the universally derided and discredited five-part Sports Illustrated expose of Oklahoma State, Thamel heads to Austin, Tx. to take aim at the Texas Longhorns. Luckily for everyone involved (including the reader), Thayer Evans was left behind this time.
Oklahoma starting linebacker Corey Nelson might not play again this season, but the Sooners said Monday he'll continue to be a presence on the sidelines and in the locker room.
Nelson tore a pectoral muscle in No. 12 Oklahoma's 20-17 win over TCU on Saturday. Nelson is scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday, but Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops said Nelson is campaigning to delay...
Texas sophomore point guard Javan Felix has undergone surgery on his left hip and is not practicing with the team.
Athletic trainer Eric Fry did not disclose the nature of the injury or when it happened. Fry said Wednesday that Felix had surgery on Oct. 1 and is expected to make a full recovery. He said there was no specific timetable for Felix's return.
Felix started 23 games...
It's been a good season for No. 12 Oklahoma running the football. The Sooners have had a pair of 300-yard outings against Louisiana-Monroe and West Virginia and a 212-yard performance in a tough win at Notre Dame.
But last Saturday, TCU significantly slowed the Sooners' ground game, a late 76-yard touchdown run by Brennan Clay notwithstanding. Outside of that play, Oklahoma...
Javan Felix underwent successful surgery on his left hip on October 1.
Felix is the leading returning scorer for Texas.
Felix was expected to carry a significant portion of the offense as he replaces Myck Kabongo at point guard.
Last Thursday night against Iowa State, Texas Longhorns WR Mike Davis delivered a dirty hit that should have got him thrown out of the game and suspended. Instead nothing happened and Mack Brown said today that he had been “reprimanded.” Obviously whatever Mack did wasn’t enough because here is what Davis had to say about the hit:
Davis on reaction to hit: "It was crazy...
Updates with quotes, details. Will stand. By JIM VERTUNO AP Sports Writer Texas quarterback Case McCoy has spent four years with the Longhorns living in his older brother Colt's considerable shadow.
While Colt led Texas to two BCS bowl games, a Big 12 title and was one win shy of a national championship, Case has been spent his career as part-time starter, most-of-the-time backup...
Texas Longhorns WR Mike Davis has been under fire since his dirty hit on Deon Broomfield of Iowa State. After saying yesterday that “If we have another run-pass situation, I’d do the same thing, f the defensive back’s loafing, he deserves to get cut.” he has no backed off completely from those statements.
When you read his apology on paper, it sounds nice. Except when...
The Sooners hosted several top Cali high school prospects but don't forget about a Cali juco recruit, either.
Texas Longhorns wide receiver Mike Davis has issued a video statement apologizing for his cheap shot, and subsequent comments, on Iowa State's Deon Brooms.