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Quick start for Sooners

It's been awhile since we've seen receiver Michiah Quick. The Oklahoma receiver made the first two receptions of the game Saturday in Oklahoma's 44-24 victory, the first a 34-yarder and the second a 23-yard catch. Quick missed the season opener, due to an undisclosed suspension and didn't have a catch in games at Tennessee and home against Tulsa. "It was really encouraging to see...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

OU running game struggles against WVU

Something is going on with the Oklahoma rushing game. Baker Mayfield at quarterback is the story of this year's offense, directed by new coordinator Lincoln Riley, but the result has been oddly disappointing for running backs Joe Mixon and Samaje Perine. Perine, the Big 12's leading rusher last year with more than 1,700 yards, had 16 carries for 65 yards Saturday. He went over 2...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

No. 15 Oklahoma cruises past No. 23 West Virginia

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Baker Mayfield passed for 320 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 15 Oklahoma defeated No. 23 West Virginia 44-24 Saturday in the Big 12 opener for both teams. Dede Westbrook caught five passes for a 107 yards and Durron Neal had 87 yards receiving for the Sooners (4-0, 1-0 Big 12). Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker had 13 tackles, including two sacks and three...
Via AP on Fox
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield almost quit football for video games

Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield is a very interesting individual. Not only is the Texas Tech transfer a promising talent under center, he is also known for his impressive dance moves. There is another side of Mayfield that the world is getting to know now, too. In a recent interview, Mayfield revealed that he is such an avid gamer that he nearly quit sports in high school...
Via Campus Sports Net
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mayfield passes for 320 yds and 3 TDs No. 15 Oklahoma win over No. 23 West Virginia

  Baker Mayfield passed for 320 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 15 Oklahoma defeated No. 23 West Virginia 44-24 Saturday in the Big 12 opener for both teams. Dede Westbrook caught five passes for a 107 yards and Durron Neal had 87 yards receiving for the Sooners (4-0, 1-0 Big 12). Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker had 13 tackles, including two sacks and three tackles for loss...
Via AP on Fox
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

No. 15 Oklahoma beats No. 23 West Virginia 44-24

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Baker Mayfield passed for 320 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 15 Oklahoma defeated No. 23 West Virginia 44-24 Saturday in the Big 12 opener for both teams. Dede Westbrook caught five passes for a 107 yards and Durron Neal had 87 yards receiving for the Sooners (4-0, 1-0 Big 12). Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker had 13 tackles, including two sacks and three...
Via AP on Fox
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Sooners vs West Virginia Mountaineers: Quick Hits

Oklahoma Sooners vs West Virginia Mountaineers: Quick Hits Here are some thoughts and observations from Oklahoma’s big 44-24 win over West Virginia. The Sooners got off to a slower start than expected. After sputtering on their first drive, Baker Mayfield hooked up with wide receiver Mark Andrews on a 17 yard touchdown pass to give Oklahoma a 7-0 lead. Oklahoma really got things...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Oklahoma’s Joe Mixon Bursts Through The Hole For A 35-Yard Score

Oklahoma is giving West Virginia all it can handle in Norman. The Sooners, who now lead 24-7, have racked up nearly 300 yards of offense in just the first half. OU’s latest touchdown came on a 35-yard scamper by freshman running back Joe Mixon. It was the first of his career. Joe Mixon’s pretty fast — Dan Lyons (@Dan_Lyons76) October 3, 2015 Mixon...
Via College Spun
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Former Oklahoma and Cincinnati Bengals great Rickey Dixon battling ALS

Rickey Dixon played defensive back for the Oklahoma Sooners and Cincinnati Bengals. He never was the biggest player, in fact, his ability offset his size and weight. Now, Dixon is in another fight. ALS has left him at 130 pounds and the Sooner Nation has rallied around the former All-American, who was the fifth pick in the 1988 NFL Draft. The Oklahoman reported Friday that the family...
Via Fox Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma hype video celebrates "early morning" game with...SHOW TUNES!

Today's Oklahoma-West Virginia game Noon ET/11:00 AM CT is an early start in Oklahoma terms. The Sooners don't seem to be letting it get their head, though. Or is it? The school has released a hype video for the game, but instead of the usual rap or dramatic film score-like music, the Sooners went with...SHOW TUNES!The video is set to the music of "Good Morning" from the classic...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Is Celebrating Today’s Early Game With This “Good Morning” Hype Video

College football week five features a very deep slate of games from noon through past midnight. For Oklahoma fans, things are kicking off at 11 am central time, with a huge game against an impressive West Virginia team. To celebrate the morning Big 12 battle, OU put out a unique hype video, featuring the song “Good Morning,” made famous by the 1952 film Singin’ in the Rain...
Via College Spun
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

West Virginia vs. Oklahoma: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Two Big 12 schools face off against one another on Saturday when the west Virginia Mountaineers travel to take on the Oklahoma Sooners. No. 23 West Virginia (3-0) and No. 15 Oklahoma (3-0) each look to remain unbeaten this season as conference play begins. FOX Sports 1 will have coverage of this game beginning at 12:00 pm ET from Memorial Stadium in Norman, OK. The Odds: Oklahoma...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sooners wearing ‘Rough Riders’ alternate uni vs WVU

The Oklahoma Sooners play arguably the biggest game in the Big 12 this Saturday when they host the West Virginia Mountaineers. Both teams are undefeated and host two great quarterbacks in Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield and West Virginia’s Skyler Howard. A big home game usually calls for a special kind of uniform and the Sooners will be giving fans just that. Oklahoma will be wearing...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Oklahoma Wearing “The Rough Riders” Alternate Uniform Saturday vs. West Virginia

A big home conference game calls for a special uniform. Oklahoma will be wearing one Saturday.  The Sooners announced this morning that they’ll be sporting their “Bring The Wood” alternate uniform against West Virginia. The uniform has also been dubbed “The Rough Riders” alternate by some.  Here it is:  Let us tell you about the Rough Riders ➡️
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Katie Nolan Interviewed Bob Stoops Sitting On Stoops

Here’s a one-on-one interview in a rather unique environment. As part of a segment for her show Garbage Time, Katie Nolan interviewed Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops while sitting on different apartment stoops.  The interview material covered Stoops’ top all-time players, his recruiting pitch to recruits and his work with the Dove Men + Care Nominate A Caring Coach Program. There’s...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

OU's Thomas looking to redeem himself

Jordan Thomas, who was suspended last week before Oklahoma's game against Tulsa, has spent this week trying to get out of the doghouse. The sophomore defensive back is expected to play next week against West Virginia. The Sooners are off this week. "He came back to work on Monday," secondary coach Kerry Cooks told The Tulsa World. "I hoping he's learned his lesson. Obviously we've...
Via Fox Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield’s teammates start QB’s Heisman campaign

To call Texas Tech transfer Baker Mayfield an overwhelming success in Norman would be an understatement for the early season performance the Oklahoma Sooners quarterback has had. Through three weeks, Mayfield has thrown for 1,062 yards and 10 touchdowns. The Sooners are currently unbeaten. In light of Mayfield’s strong performances on the field, one of his teammates, defensive...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

An Oklahoma Player Is Already Campaigning For Baker Mayfield To Win The Heisman

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield is off to a hot start, throwing for 1,062 yards and 10 touchdowns in the Sooners’ 3-0 start. One of Mayfield’s teammates, defensive lineman Du’Vonta Lampkin, already wants to see his QB win college football’s ultimate award, the Heisman Trophy, and is actively campaigning on his behalf.  Baker for heisman — DuVonta Lampkin5⃣7⃣...
Via College Spun
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield scores second rushing TD of the day

Baker Mayfield is proving that he can lead Oklahoma’s offense with both his arm and his legs today. On top of making 10 of 12 pass attempts for 158 yards and a touchdown, Mayfield has managed three carries for 53 yards and two touchdowns. Mayfield’s most recent scoring run was for eight yards to put the Sooners up 24-3 against Tulsa. Check out the highlight below! GIF: Baker...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield runs for 39-yard TD

The Oklahoma Sooners were knotted 3-3 with their in-state rival Tulsa Golden Hurricane in the first quarter, and quarterback Baker Mayfield decided to take initiative. In relatively deep Tulsa territory, Mayfield opted to keep the ball and ran 39 yards for the go-ahead touchdown, untouched until he reached the end zone. Oklahoma leads 10-3 in the first quarter. Check out the highlight...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Stoops brothers fire back at Paul Finebaum, who dons Oklahoma hat on ESPN in response

Only two weeks into the college football season, some of the SEC versus the rest of the world tensions are flaring up again, and unsurprisingly, Paul Finebaum is at the centre. The controversial ESPN and SEC Network host called Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops “irrelevant”  ahead of Saturday’s game with Tennessee, and after the Sooners won, Stoops shot back in his Monday press conference...
Via Awful Announcing
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Player Confronted By Tennessee Head Coach Following Saturday’s Game

Tensions were clearly high following Oklahoma’s double overtime, come from behind victory over Tennessee Saturday in Knoxville. Down by 17, the Sooners forced overtime, forced a second extra frame and intercepted a Josh Dobbs pass to win the game. After the game, cameras caught Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker jawing with the crowd at Neyland Stadium. Striker has made news earlier...
Via Gamedayr
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Sooners safety flips off Vols fans after win (video)

Oklahoma Sooners safety Hatari Byrd had better not show his face around Knoxville again anytime soon. After Oklahoma came back from a 17-0 deficit and defeated Tennessee, 31-24, at Neyland Stadium, Byrd made sure to rub some salt in the wounds of Vols fans. As he exited the field after the game, he flipped off the fans, which SB Nation’s Steven Godfrey was able to capture. It’s...
Via The Sports Daily
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma completes magical comeback behind Baker Mayfield

This past week, Oklahoma linebacker Eric Striker, in true Brian Bosworth style, delivered fresh bulletin board material to Tennessee and the entire SEC. While Striker said that he did not buy the hype around the SEC (with words that cannot be repeated for the sake of employment at TSS), and that the Sooners would bring them back down to earth, he was forced to eat those words for...
Via The Student Section
21 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Oklahoma Fans And Their Boats Invading Knoxville For Game Vs. Vols

Saturday, the Oklahoma Sooners football team will invade Neyland Stadium for a battle with the Tennessee Volunteers. On Friday, it looked as if Oklahoma fans had already invaded the city of Knoxville and posted up at a location where Vols fans are known to do their tailgating: @Charlie_Burris how does this make you feel? — Adam G (@adam_g_Boomer) September...
Via Gamedayr
21 days ago  |  Discuss

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