Video: Eric Striker flashes bat skills in softball game

Oklahoma Sooners linebacker Eric Striker is a beast on the gridiron, but could be in line for a career on the baseball diamond in case football doesn’t pan out for him. In the Sooners’ “Ball For A Cause” softball game, held annually ahead of Oklahoma’s spring game, Striker stepped up to the plate and launched a long home run. Striker goes yard! #Sooners alumni teaming...
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April 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Mayfield, Striker named Sporting News All-Americans

Baker Mayfield didn't win the Heisman Trophy or get voted an Associated Press All-American, but the Sooner quarterback, along with linebacker Eric Striker, were named to the Sporting News All-American team. Mayfield was also picked as an All-American by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. He threw for 35 touchdowns and ran for seven more in leading Oklahoma to an 11-1 record and...
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December 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Striker, Shepard, Tapper set for Senior Bowl

Oklahoma receiver Sterling Shepard, linebacker Eric Striker and defensive lineman Charles Tapper all have announced they will play in the Senior Bowl, Jan. 30 in Mobile, Ala.The Senior Bowl is an opportunity for some of the top NFL draft prospects to audition for the upcoming NFL draft.Here's a complete list of the players who have accepted invites.
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December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB Eric Striker among latest Senior Bowl commitments

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker, Ohio State linebacker Josh Perry and Virginia Tech defensive end Dadi Nicolas are among the top college players to commit to playing in the 2016 Reese’s Senior Bowlthis week, although Striker might be the one with the most to prove. Although he is one of the top pass rushers in college football, with 7.5 sacks and 15.5 tackles for loss for the...
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December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

What does Eric Striker have to say this time? It'll surprise you

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker has spoken out in favor of gay marriage. He's spoken out against the SAE Fraternity at Oklahoma. He's been featured  in and has talked trash about the SEC.Tuesday, Striker spoke up on another issue – his most-recent homework assignment.He showed up after practice telling reporters about how excited he is about a paper he's writing on Herbert...
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October 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Eric Striker apologizes for post-game actions

Oklahoma Sooners linebacker Eric Striker took some heat this weekend, thanks to his actions following the team’s big win over the Tennessee Volunteers at Neyland Stadium. Tennessee head coach Butch Jones was not happy with Striker taunting some of the Vols fans. After learning that his actions may have rubbed some people the wrong way, Striker issued a statement that the official...
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September 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Butch Jones told Eric Striker ‘to have some d*** class’

The Oklahoma Sooners and the SEC hardly have anything cordial to say about their relationship, including Sooners linebacker Eric Striker calling out the Southeastern Conference a day before a match-up against Tennessee AT Neyland Stadium. In a game dominated by the Volunteers well into the fourth quarter, the Sooners eventually found their mojo and struck back with the help of Texas...
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September 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Butch Jones tells Oklahoma LB to ‘have some damn class’

Eric Striker wasn't about to walk out of Neyland Stadium without getting the final word against Tennessee fans. The Oklahoma linebacker taunted Vols fans after his Sooners came back from a 17-0 deficit to defeat the Vols 31-24 in double-OT on Saturday. What was he taunting them about? You may recall that Striker brushed aside the talk of SEC dominance with a fantastic quote during...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB has great quote about facing SEC team

Oklahoma has a prominent linebacker on its team who is unafraid to rattle opponents and speak his mind. Does that sound familiar? No, Eric Striker is not related to Brian Bosworth, but he has a few similar characteristics. The senior linebacker was asked after practice Tuesday about Oklahoma’s upcoming game at Tennessee on Saturday. Specifically he was asked whether he gets “jacked...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State cheerleader Jarid Atkinson reprimanded for tripping Oklahoma player

Jarid Atkinson, the Oklahoma State cheerleader who tried to trip Oklahoma wide receiver Eric Striker during the rivalry game between the schools last weekend, was publicly reprimanded on Tuesday for his actions. “In accord with the Conference’s Sportsmanship and Ethical Conduct policy, Mr. Atkinson’s attempt to trip an Oklahoma football player was in violation of […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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