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NORMAN, Okla. — Sooners Illustrated caught up with free safety Tony Jefferson Monday afternoon to get his thoughts on the defense in the season opener against UTEP.
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NORMAN, Okla. - It's hard to be Kenny Stills.
It is. And I understand.
A displaced California kid in football-mad Oklahoma. Sleeves of tattoos and a hair style that looks like My Little Pony with a Club MTV twist. Doesn't exactly look like the rest of his classmates or teammates.
A 2011 DUI which resulted in a one-game suspension. Extreme verbosity of the 140 characters...
Landry Jones barely gathered the Sooners up for a late rally in the first quarter to tie the game 7-7 with a throw to Kenny Stills for a 68 yard touchdown. A far cry from what should have been happening with the number four ranked team in NCAA Division 1.Still tied 7-7 at halftime, Sooners’ fans have to be thinking “please, oh please, not a repeat of last year.’ Where in...
All day Saturday watching college football, there were reminders of how badly college football needs exhibition football games that don't count.These first games are impossible to evaluate. Observers have no idea how good or bad UTEP is. Nelson Jeffery could go for 1,300 yards this year behind a decent UTEP OL. Or UTEP could go 2-10 and be awful.
With that in mind, here'...
NORMAN, Okla. It's hard to be Kenny Stills.
It is. And I understand.
A displaced California kid in football-mad Oklahoma. Sleeves of tattoos and a hair style that looks like "My Little Pony" with a "Club MTV" twist. Doesn't exactly look like the rest of his classmates or teammates.
A 2011 DUI which resulted in a one-game suspension. Extreme verbosity...
The past nine months have been filled with turmoil and upheaval in Oklahoma's football program. After an offseason of injuries, suspensions, defections, illnesses and the like, you'd think the Sooners couldn't wait to get on the field last night at put all that aside.
Instead, Oklahoma came away with a thoroughly unimpressive 24-7 win over presumed cream...
Oklahoma's opener didn't quite go as planned.
While the rest of the Big 12's title favorites rolled to easy victories, the fourth-ranked Sooners had to outlast a supposedly-overmatched opponent.
Oklahoma beat Texas-El Paso 24-7 Saturday night at the Sun Bowl, but needed a strong effort from its defense and a pair of touchdowns in the fourth quarter to pull it off.
Former Dallas Cowboys and Oklahoma Sooners head coach Barry Switzer is attempting to help a family in Oklahoma whose dog was tied to the back of a truck and dragged to its death over the weekend.
Switzer said Monday via Twitter that he would match the reward money posted to find whoever killed the 2-year-old Labrador.
Switzer tweeted: "Lab dog was dragged to death in Rogers...
The fact No. 5 Oklahoma wasn't as impressive as expected in its season opener at Texas-El Paso doesn't greatly concern coach Bob Stoops, who said Monday there was nothing the Sooners did wrong that can't be corrected.
With the Sooners set to face Football Championship Series opponent Florida A&M on Saturday, the talk during Stoops' weekly news conference focused...
NORMAN, Okla. — Quarterback Landry Jones took the podium after head coach Bob Stoops hosted his weekly press conference, and Sooners Illustrated has all the coverage.
NORMAN, Okla. — Sooners Illustrated caught up with wide receiver Kenny Stills Monday afternoon to get his thoughts on the offense in the season opener against UTEP.
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NORMAN, Okla. — Sooners Illustrated caught up with cornerback Demontre Hurst Monday afternoon to get his thoughts on the defense in the season opener against UTEP.
Alabama was the only SEC team to defeat a top 25 opponent in week one despite the perception of the conference being the most dominant in college football. However, the SEC did have one of the most challenging schedules slated in the opening week and they scored the second most points per game among FBS conferences. The ACC, Big 12, Big East, and Pac 12 did not play top 25 opponents...