Video: Oklahoma LB Eric Striker Gives Incredibly Passionate Speech On ESPN After Going Undrafted

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker was expected to be drafted at some point this weekend, but ended up going unpicked. Now, he’ll have to try and make the NFL as an undrafted free agent.  The ESPN cameras were in his house this afternoon, ready to film the moment when Striker was chosen. It never came, but they may have gotten an even better video. Striker addressed the crowd of...
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April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

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

Video: Watch Oklahoma’s Eric Striker Go Yard During “Ball For A Cause” Softball Game

While former Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker has his sights set on the 2016 NFL Draft, he took time out Saturday afternoon to participate in the annual “Ball For A Cause” softball game ahead of the Sooners’ spring football game.  It’s clear Striker has been in the gym, because it didn’t take long for him to go yard. Oklahoma football’s official Twitter account posted...
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April 09, 2016  |  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

Oklahoma LB Eric Striker Released A Statement Apologizing For His Post-Game Actions Saturday

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker earned the ire of Tennessee head coach Butch Jones for his post-game behavior following the Sooners’ 31-24 win over Tennessee on Saturday night. Jones took exception to Striker’s taunting of some UT fans. Tonight, Striker released a statement through the Oklahoma Football Twitter account apologizing for his actions.  Eric Striker doesn’t have...
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September 14, 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...
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September 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB Eric Striker Said Butch Jones Told Him To “Have Some Class” Post-Game

Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker made headlines during the week when he said he was tired of people “blowing gas up the SEC’s a** all the time.” After the Sooners beat the Vols 31-24 in double overtime in Knoxville, Striker was seen taunting some of the Tennessee fans.  In doing so, Striker drew the ire of UT head coach Butch Jones, who confronted the player.  Eric Striker...
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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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