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Baylor’s Shawn Oakman Accused Of Assault By Ex-Girlfriend In 2013 According To Police Report

Earlier this month, Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman was accused of sexually assaulting a woman after meeting her at a bar. Now, according to a police report obtained by Orangebloods writer Alex Dunlap, it appears that it isn’t the first case of domestic violence that Oakman has been involved in since joining the Bears program. In 2013, an ex-girlfriend accused Oakman of shoving...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Baylor DE Shawn Oakman was accused of assault in 2013

More disturbing allegations have come to light regarding former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman, who is currently facing a sexual assault charge.Oakman was accused of assaulting an ex-girlfriend back in 2013, according to a police report obtained by Rivals.com reporter Alex Dunlap.The report outlines the victim's account of the incident, in which Oakman allegedly shoved her into...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Baylor ignored Oakman's history of domestic violence

Shawn Oakman, one of the top athletes entering the 2016 NFL Draft, already had some serious red flags regarding an alleged sexual assault in 2016. However, a new report, courtesy of Alex Dunlap of Rivals.com, shows a history of violence towards women that dates back to 2013. And the worst part is that Baylor reportedly knew about this history and did nothing about it. Source who...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Where and when the last 25 Heisman Trophy winners were drafted

Where and when the last 25 Heisman Trophy winners were drafted. 
11 days ago  |  Discuss

24 NFL teams are attending workout for Baylor basketball star

Through the years, Baylor has put plenty of talent into the NFL. Robert Griffin III, Terrence Williams and Josh Gordon are all former Bears who have big moments in the league (although Gordon's time there appears to be ticking) and those guys could be joined by Corey Coleman and Andrew Billings, both potential first round picks this year as well.However, there hasn't been a more...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft Preview: WR Corey Coleman

The Sports Quotient’s annual Draft Preview series returns! Over the course of the 10 weeks leading up to the 2016 NFL Draft, we will take a look at the top NFL prospects at each position. This week, we focus is on wide receivers. Today, we will look at Corey Coleman from Baylor. Collegiate Career Even in a Baylor offense which featured several dynamic players, wide receiver...
Via The Sports Quotient
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL draft: 3 Bears likely to be drafted high

Andrew Billings, Corey Coleman and Xavien Howard all decided to forgo their senior years at Baylor to chase their dreams of playing in the NFL.

Dave Campbell: Stories come alive as Floyd Casey Stadium crumbles

First it was simply Baylor Stadium, costing approximately $1.5-million and financed mainly through the selling of Baylor Stadium bonds. It was finished in time for the Bears, led by their new coach, G

Shawn Oakman is now ‘undraftable,’ according to exec

Former Baylor star pass-rusher Shawn Oakman entered the 2015 season with potential to be a first-round draft pick, but an NFC executive now thinks he is “undraftable,” according to NFL.com’s Lance Zierlein. Oakman was slipping down draft boards to begin with after a subpar 2015 season and unimpressive showing at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis earlier this year, but...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Art Briles addresses latest Baylor football sexual assault allegations

Baylor coach Art Briles spoke on Tuesday, for the first time since another former Bears' football player was arrested on charges related to sexual assault.That player was Shawn Oakman, and he is just the latest player to be involved in a string of high-profile sexual assault accusations and convictions which has rocked the Baylor campus. That includes five separate accusations (and...
Via Fox Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Bruglar Seven-Round Mock Draft Includes Steelers Selecting Baylor DT Andrew Billings

I certainly hope CBS Sports draft analyst Dane Brugler received extra pay this week as he has now attempted to mock every pick of the 2016 NFL Draft. Personally, I wouldn’t force such a task on anyone. In the first round of his latest huge undertaking, Brugler has the Pittsburgh... The post Bruglar Seven-Round Mock Draft Includes Steelers Selecting Baylor DT Andrew Billings appeared...
Via Steelers Depot
18 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Baylor WR Jay Lee

As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be... The post 2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Baylor WR Jay Lee appeared first on Steelers Depot by Alex Kozora. Go Steelers...
Via Steelers Depot
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor RB Terence Williams Is Getting Blasted For Extremely Ill-Advised Tweet

Sexual assault allegations sucked the life out of the Baylor football program during the 2015 college football season. Countless injuries rightfully found a back seat to the negative headlines. And on Wednesday, a former Baylor football player was again accused of sexual assault, this time leading to the arrest of projected NFL Draft pick Shawn Oakman.  With such a dark cloud still...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

The Tale of the Tape: Andrew Billings, DT, Baylor

Andrew Billings (#75), the stand-out defensive tackle from Baylor, has been shooting up mock draft boards since the NFL combine. He’s been practically the NFL draft prognosticators’ consensus for the Packers’ 27th overall pick. But the Billings hype train may have maxed out with the new article at Bleacher Report which argues that Billings has top 5 potential. That’s saying...
Via Packers Talk Radio Network
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman out of jail

WACO, Texas (AP) -- NFL prospect and former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman who was arrested on a sexual assault charge has been released from a Texas jail after posting $25,000 bond.Oakman was freed Thursday from the McLennan County Jail in Waco. He was arrested Wednesday.According to search warrants, investigators took DNA samples from Oakman's mouth and seized his cellphone...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL prospect Oakman bonds out of jail in sex assault case

WACO, Texas (AP) NFL prospect and former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman who was arrested on a sexual assault charge has been released from a Texas jail after posting $25,000 bond. Oakman was freed Thursday from the McLennan County Jail in Waco. He was arrested Wednesday. According to search warrants, investigators took DNA samples from Oakman's mouth and seized his cellphone...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Baylor Football Player Shawn Oakman Arrested

Former Baylor University Defensive End Shawn Oakman was arrested by police in Waco, Texas on charges he sexually assaulted another student after leaving a nightclub with her early Sunday morning. Oakman, 24, graduated in December from Baylor and is the program’s all-time sack leader. He’s currently waiting to be booked into the jail, according to the Waco Tribune. No bond information...
Via The Comeback
22 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Draft prospect Shawn Oakman charged with sexual assault

Once considered a sure-fire first-round pick in the NFL draft, former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman has other things to worry about in the lead up to the annual draft. The former top prospect was arrested on sexual assault charges Wednesday in Waco, Texas. The arrest comes after Oakman was interview by investigators from the police department, at which point he was served...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor football player Oakman arrested on sex assault charge

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Former Baylor University football player Shawn Oakman, a prospect in the upcoming NFL draft, has been arrested on a charge of sexually assaulting a woman at his Texas apartment earlier this month. Waco police issued a statement Wednesday confirming the arrest of the record-setting defensive end. It's the latest troubling incident for the Baylor football program...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Waco police say former Baylor football player Shawn Oakman arrested on sex-assault charge

WACO, Texas (AP) Waco police say former Baylor football player Shawn Oakman arrested on sex-assault charge .
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman arrested on sexual assault charge

Former Baylor defensive end Shawn Oakman was arrested Wednesday on sexual assault charges stemming from an incident early Sunday morning in Waco, Texas, according to multiple reports.Oakman is accused of sexually assaulting a fellow Baylor student at a Waco nightclub. He was waiting to be booked Wednesday afternoon and no bond information was available, according to the Waco Tribune...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Quarterbacks Seth Russell, Jarrett Stidham Share Top Spot On Baylor’s Spring Depth Chart

College football coaches will often tell reporters and fans not to worry about spring and preseason depth charts, but they’re a great way to drum up attention and feed storylines. After dealing with multiple injuries at the position last year, Baylor finds itself with two experienced and extremely productive players at quarterback in 2016, and Art Briles is not ready to commit...
Via College Spun
24 days ago  |  Discuss

400-pound Baylor TE LaQuan McGowan wants to pursue WWE after NFL career

If you don’t remember LaQuan McGowan, perhaps this Baylor Bears football highlight will jog your memory. LAQUAN MCGOWAN TOUCHDOWN! pic.twitter.com/6w7KLfQ6Fh — Dr. Saturday (@YahooDrSaturday) October 10, 2015 The 400-pound offensive lineman/tight end is in the midst of pursuing an NFL career and preparing for the draft, but as he told SB Nation recently, he’s already thinking...
Via The Comeback
24 days ago  |  Discuss

400-pound Baylor TE wants WWE career after football

While LaQuan McGowan, Baylor’s 400-pound tight end, wants an NFL career, he realizes that it probably will not be a long one. He’s also thought about what to do after his football career is over. Alex Kirshner of SB Nation quoted McGowan, saying that the WWE may be in his future. “I’ve watched it on TV. I’ve thought about, ‘What would be something good or something...
Via Sportsnaut
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor's 410-pound tight end LaQuan McGowan has eyes on WWE after NFL

A total of 253 players will be selected at the NFL Draft later this month. Another group will be signed as undrafted free agents shortly thereafter. Yet not all of those players will make it on an NFL roster come September. There are only 53 spots on a regular-season roster in the NFL, which leaves a boatload of talented players on the streets looking for work. It leads some guys...
Via Fox Sports
25 days ago  |  Discuss
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