Sign up for Yardbarker's daily Top 10 newsletter, the Morning Bark! Customize to get news on your favorite sports and teams.


Stoops: Seems DGB wants to stay at OU

Bob Stoops wouldn’t speak much Monday about Dorial Green-Beckham’s situation a few days after the NCAA denied a waiver request for immediate eligibility and Oklahoma all but announced it wouldn’t pursue the matter further. But Stoops did say Green-Beckham remained in class at OU and that he planned—right now—on staying around next season. Green-Beckham is eligible to...
Via Pro Sports Daily
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Photo: OU Takes Out Ad In Newspaper Congratulating Bob Stoops For ‘Faring Best In The Country Vs. Ranked Competition’

College football coaches are often judged by how their teams fare against elite competition, so, last week, the Wall Street Journal compiled a graphic detailing the records of every major coach against ranked opponents.  Which coach has the most impressive record against top 25 teams? That would be Bob Stoops. The Oklahoma coach has gone 50-23 in his career against ranked foes...
Via College Spun
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma WR Dorial Green-Beckham out for year

(Photo Credit: Kevin Cook) NORMAN, OK—Sorry Sooner fans; you’re going to have to wait another year to see this potential superstar take the field. Junior transfer wide receiver, Dorial Green-Beckham, will not be eligible to play for Oklahoma this season. The school announced Friday that the waiver request entered on behalf of the phenom wide receiver, asking to make him eligible...
Via Down and Distance
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Sooners 2014 Betting Odds

.embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; height: auto; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; } The Oklahoma Sooners enter the 2014 season as one of the handful of teams who have a good chance of winning the National...
Via Next Impulse Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Oklahoma Names Former Quarterback Blake Bell Its Starting Tight End

Oklahoma football released its full depth chart for this Saturday’s game against Louisiana Tech. One of the most notable decisions is that former starting quarterback Blake Bell was named the team’s starting tight end over former four-star recruit Taylor McNamara. Projected starter for Tight End on Saturday – @b_bell10 — Oklahoma Football (@OU_Football...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Frank Shannon Left Off Of Oklahoma’s Depth Chart

Oklahoma has huge expectations for this season as Big 12 favorites, but they’ve also had a bit of a tumultuous off-season when it comes to players’ eligibility and suspensions. We recently learned that high profile wide receiver transfer Dorial Green-Beckham will have to sit out for a year after coming to Oklahoma from Missouri, and that freshman running back Joe Mixon would...
Via College Spun
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Guard Nila Kasitati Has The Best Headshot

Oklahoma released their football depth chart on Monday morning for Saturday’s game against Louisiana Tech. The team’s starting right guard, Nila Kasitati, presented us with the best head shot so far of the football season. [OU Football]   The post Oklahoma Guard Nila Kasitati Has The Best Headshot appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Big 12 Top 5 – Safeties

By: Kin Kinsley – Senior Writer Twitter: @kin_BGS   Next in our 2014 Big 12 Top 5 series is the last line of defense, literally.  Cornerbacks aren’t supposed to be beaten on a play, but the safeties are responsible for additional help as well as coming up to defend the run game.   5. Quentin Hayes – Oklahoma Hayes finished third on the Sooners with 75 tackles last season...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Joe Mixon Tweets That He’s Loyal To Bob Stoops, Plans On Staying At Oklahoma, Winning A Championship

Joe Mixon won’t be playing college football for Oklahoma this season. The five-star running back recruit, who was charged with a misdemeanor following an alleged assault incident, has been suspended from the team.  The talented tailback apparently will not be departing from the Sooners’ program, though. He’s reportedly enrolled in classes, and tonight, he tweeted out something...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Oklahoma Tight End Blake Bell Is Getting Reps In Practice As A Quarterback

Could we see the “Belldozer” formation in 2014? According to a report by The Oklahoman, that may happen, as Oklahoma tight end Blake Bell has received time during practice as a quarterback. Bell’s limited quarterback repetitions have only come against the second-team defense, and coaches have only been working him there as possible insurance in case something happens to starter...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma TE Blake Bell taking reps as QB with second team defense.

Blake Bell. Photo via Gamedayr. Oklahoma tight end/former quarterback Blake Bell has reportedly been taking reps at the QB position with the second team defense.That doesn't mean that Bell, who switched to TE after the emergence of QB Trevor Knight, is going back to his old position - at least not yet. But it's being reported that Oklahoma is reportedly having issues with...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Sooners 2014 Betting Odds And Predictions

Oklahoma Sooners betting odds and predictions for the 2014 season.
Via Gamedayr
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma suspends RB Joe Mixon for season

The Oklahoma Sooners will be without five-star running back Joe Mixon for their 2014 season. The university released a statement on Monday detailing that Mixon has been suspended for the season. Official Statement of The University of Oklahoma: — Oklahoma Football (@OU_Football) August 18, 2014 Mixon’s suspension comes after he was charged by the...
Via Full Scale Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bob Stoops throws out ice cream while riding the Sooner Schooner

For anyone unfamiliar with Oklahoma Sooners football, after each Oklahoma touchdown, two white ponies pull the Sooner Schooner onto the field and then back off. With temperatures in Norman, Oklahoma, reaching the mid-90′s today, the Sooners football practice was probably tougher than usual today. Hoping to cool off his players today, Sooners head coach Bob Stoops took to the Sooner...
Via Down and Distance
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma suspends LB Frank Shannon for the 2014 season

Oklahoma suspends LB Frank Shannon for the 2014 season.  Their chances for a Big 12 and National Championship has been hindered by the loss of Shannon.  How important was Shannon to their defense?  He led the Sooners last season with 92 total tackles. The Oklahoman reported into the investigation of alleged sexual assault against Shannon. Apparently the investigation is still...
Via NCAA Football Zone
13 days ago  |  Discuss
Oklahoma News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Writers talk KD's big sponsor choice

Boxer in custody after shooting cousin

Gordon a contender for AL MVP?

Second-year NFL breakout players

Boris Becker's gross case of tennis elbow

ESPN 'regrets' Sam showering report

'Madden 15' has hilarious glitches

Gordon's suspension upheld by NFL

Ned Yost rips Royals fans for poor attendance at games

WATCH: Fan's terrible first pitch

Patriots players 'pissed' about Mankins trade

WVU QB's first kiss: Saban's daughter

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.