Found December 17, 2012 on Blatant Homerism:
What did we think/hope would happen? It looked like in early August that OU finally had quality OL depth that would go ten deep allowing OU to keep their OL fresh. Starting tackles would be Darryl Wlliams and Lane Johnson with Tyrus Thompson providing depth. Starting guards would be Tyler Evans and Gabe Ikard with Bronson Irwin, Adam Shead and Nila Kasitati providing depth. Starting center would be Ben Habern with Ikard as the primary backup Derek Farniok would get some reps at tackle during blowout time. Freshman center Ty Darlington would redshirt. What did happen? All elements of depth would disappear during the year. OU ended the season starting Johnson and Thompson at tackle, Shead and Irwin at guard, and Ikard at center, with the only meaningful depth provided by Darlington at center allowing Ikard to play guard and Farniok backing up the first-team tackles. Despite all the chaos, the OU OL had a great season, holding up well enough for the Sooners to...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

Landry Jones stands chance to go undefeated in bowls

Landry Jones is bringing a 3-0 bowl game record as Oklahoma's starting quarterback to the fight against Texas A&M at the Cotton Bowl on January 4. In those three bowl games combined, Jones completed 80 of 125 pass attempts (64 percent) for 1,008 yards with 7 touchdowns and 3 interceptions. That computes to a passer rating of 145.4. Texas A&M’s defense is about on...

2012 Position Review: Receivers

What did we think/hope would happen? There was no position that had more uncertainty for Oklahoma than receiver in the preseason. Kenny Stills was the only returning contributor. The roster was in flux: Courtney Gardner turned out to be ineligible; Jaz Reynolds and Trey Franks were still suspended; and transfer Jalen Saunders from Fresno State was going to have to sit out a year...

Hoops update (Dec. 17): Forward Romero Osby

NORMAN, Okla. — Forward Romero Osby speaks after practice Monday with Sooners Illustrated.
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.