The post-Landry Jones era at Oklahoma was never going to be smooth-sailing, but Bob Stoops would have liked to have gotten a better start than this.
According to USA Today, Sooners quarterback Kendal Thompson was arrested early Friday morning and charged with public intoxication and interference.
SoonerScoop.com tells us that police were responding to a loud party complaint...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have taken Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones in the fourth round of the NFL draft.
Jones passed for 16,646 yards in four seasons with the Sooners, the third-highest total in major college football history. Jones is the highest quarterback taken by the Steelers since the team selected Ben Roethlisberger in the first round of the 2004 draft.
To get Jones,...
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27 days ago
With the 115th overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, the Steelers select Oklahoma QB Landry Jones. Highly regarded and hyped up by the media, Landry has been viewed as a definite first round grade since he took over for Sam Bradford. However, the reality is that Jones is a streak passer whose accuracy can be great for stretches and then poor for a while. He must quicken his throwing...
Player Name: Landry Jones
Queen City Sports Ranking: 7th
Overview: Landry Jones leaves Oklahoma as one of the most prolific quarterbacks in school history. Jones owns 15 school records during his time as quarterback. He finished the 2012 season as the Big 12′s all-time leader in passing yards with 16,646 and first in total offense with 16...
Former Oklahoma Sooners star Landry Jones' 40-yard dash was more awkward than an eHarmony first date.
When Oklahoma signed Artesia, New Mexico quarterback Landry Jones in 2008, the Sooners faithful thought they had a sure thing on their hands. The four-star recruit was ranked #6 nationally by Rivals.com, and had fans in Norman dreaming of Heismans and BCS Championships with another elite signal caller.
Those dreams only grew stronger when Jones stepped in for Sam Bradford...
College football fans are the best, aren’t they?
Our friend Jerod Morris of Midwest Sports Fans is doing a four-week college football road trip sponsored by La Quinta (which is sponsoring this post), and his first stop was in Norman last weekend to watch Oklahoma lose to Kansas State.
In his recap of the game, (and he has plenty of cool pics and videos for you to check out),...
Pros: A pure pocket-passer, Jones resume includes vast experience, starting 34 consecutive games entering his senior campaign. Has displayed more than capable arm strength throughout his career to make all the throws and operates extremely well off the playaction.
Cons: There has been some talk of shortening up his throwing motion but the biggest knock on Jones is his tendency to...
It's not every day you hear a coach in the media single out an opposing team or a player on another team And it's certainly rare when it happens to be about his team's biggest rival.
Usually coaches are about as vanilla as it comes to speaking in front of a microphone. Not Oklahoma State offensive coordinator, Todd Monken, who has never been afraid to speak his mind...
STAY IN SCHOOL
Like Matt Barkley before him, Oklahoma's Landry Jones will also head back to school for his senior season.