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Five must know facts about Denver Broncos seventh round pick Corey Nelson

The Denver Broncos made their seventh-round selection on Saturday, taking Corey Nelson out of Oklahoma. In the coming months, there will be plenty of coverage of the newest member of the Broncos. But in the meantime, here are five things to know about the center: 1. After suffering a torn pectoral muscle against TCU on Oct. 5, Nelson applied to the Big 12 for a medical redshirt but...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Missing RB Adam Muema Resurfaces After Living In Airport For Three Days

Former San Diego State running back Adam Muema, who went missing after leaving the NFL Scouting Combine for religious reasons, has been found, telling friends he spent days in a Florida airport because God advised him to, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports, citing sources. Muema was found Thursday at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, ex-Oklahoma linebacker Corey...
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Still recovering from loss of Nelson, Sooners prep for Texas

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...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Sooners defense picks up after losing Nelson

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...
Via AP on Fox
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB Nelson likely out for year with injury

Oklahoma linebacker Corey Nelson will likely miss the rest of the season because of a partially torn muscle in his chest. Sooners coach Bob Stoops said in a statement Sunday that Nelson is scheduled to have surgery Tuesday for the torn pectoral. Nelson was hurt Saturday against TCU. He is second on the team in tackles with 27. The senior team captain also had an interception return...
Via AP on Fox
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB Nelson likely out for remainder of season

Oklahoma linebacker Corey Nelson suffered a partially torn pectoral muscle in Saturday's win over TCU and is likely to miss the remainder of the season, coach Bob Stoops announced on Sunday. Nelson, a native of Dallas, Texas, is scheduled to undergo surgery on Tuesday to repair the muscle. Nelson returned an interception for a touchdown in Oklahoma's win over Notre Dame...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

LB Nelson back as Sooners' anchor on defense

(Eds: APNewsNow.) By MURRAY EVANS Associated Press As Oklahoma's defense fell apart late last season, linebacker Corey Nelson often felt like a man without a position. Starting with a late-season game against West Virginia, the Sooners often left their linebackers on the sideline and played seven defensive backs in an attempt to slow down the up-tempo offenses they were facing...
Via Fox Sports
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's defense has strong start to season

In the season opener, Oklahoma's defense showed vast improvement over the group that finished last year. It's just one game, but it was an impressive performance by No. 16 Oklahoma in a 34-0 romp over Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday night. ''It feels amazing,'' senior linebacker Corey Nelson said. ''Especially after that loss in the Cotton Bowl, to...
Via Fox Sports
September 01, 2013  |  Discuss

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