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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
15 hours 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...
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15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bell limited in Sooners' practice

Blake Bell has reportedly been taking a limited amount of snaps at quarterback, The Oklahoman reported Thursday. Bell, who was moved to tight end after last season ended, said Thursday to The Oklahoman, he hasn't taken a snap at quarterback since January, but the paper is reporting sources say Bell is practicing against the second team at quarterback in case starter Trevor Knight...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's Bell goes from quarterback to tight end

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Blake Bell sometimes heard complaints from ''open'' receivers he missed last year. Now, the new Oklahoma tight end is on the other end of the deal. Bell started eight games at quarterback for the Sooners last season before requesting the switch. As part of his transition, he's giving quarterback Trevor Knight some good-natured grief. '...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Oklahoma QB Blake Bell Proving He Has What it Takes to Play Tight End

For the vast majority of Blake Bell's college football career guys were either banned from hitting him in practice or he had a bunch of big ole boys on the offensive line keeping folks from hitting him during games. It had to have been kind of nice--but not anymore.With Trevor Knight firmly entrenched as the starter Bell opted to find another way to contribute and made the...
Via FatManWriting
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Here’s Footage Of Former OU QB Blake Bell In The Oklahoma Drill As A TE

Oklahoma’s “Belldozer” will be lining up in a much different spot during the 2014 season, but that doesn’t mean fans won’t still get the pleasure of watching him destroy defenders in his path. Blake Bell, who quarterbacked the Sooners for the past few seasons, has moved over to tight end for the 2014 campaign so that stud sophomore signal-caller Trevor Knight can take the...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Trevor Knight Looking Sharp at Manning Passing Academy

Oklahoma had one problem that harassed them through the majority of the season last year. Trevor Knight was named the starter at the start of the season, but was up and down during the regular season which led to Blake Bell getting a lot of playing time as well.Than came the Sugar Bowl where Knight destroyed one of the toughest defenses in the nation throwing for close to 350 yards...
Via FatManWriting
July 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee Football: Oklahoma preview

In just their third game of the season, Tennessee football will head to Norman, Okla. in 2014. Not only will the Vols be facing the 2013 Big 12 runner-ups on the road, but also what Sporting News has ranked as their preseason No. 1 team in the nation to begin 2014. The Sooners ended 2013 with a bang by routing the defending champions in the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-31 in the Sugar...
Via isportsweb.com
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma TE Blake Bell gives update on recovery from knee injury.

Blake Bell. Photo via The Oklahoman.Blake Bell has provided an update on his recovery from a knee sprain that the Oklahoma quarterback-turned-tight end suffered during spring practice at a Sooner Caravan stop in his hometown of Wichita, Kansas.“I’ve been back,” Bell said. “I’m just kinda taking it a little slower right now. I’ve been actually out there doing rehab and...
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June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Blake Bell Has Simple Expectations For 2014 Season: ‘National Championship’

At an event Thursday night inside a Wichita Hyatt Regency, Oklahoma’s Blake Bell was asked about his expectations for the upcoming season. The 6-foot-6, 250-pound quarterback-turned-tight end didn’t hesitate in responding.  “National championship,” Bell said, according to NewsOk.com.  Oklahoma senior Blake Bell on his 2014 expectations: ‘National championship’ http...
Via College Spun
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 Oklahoma Sooners Schedule and Key Players Preview

The 2014 Oklahoma Sooners will enter the season with a lot of expectations after a great finish to last season. The Sooners defeated the Alabama Crimson Tide 45-31 in last year’s Sugar Bowl behind their up tempo offense. The Tide had difficulties slowing down the explosive offense that the Sooners displayed and this has led to some big time expectations for Oklahoma this coming...
Via Football Nation
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

The Fallout: Ameer Abdulah, Gunner Kiel, Blake Bell, and more.

Welcome to the Fallout - Sunday edition.I-Back to the Future.Rich Kaipust profiles Nebraska I-back Ameer Abdulah. (The Omaha World-Herald) Faster, Pussycat! Kiel! Kiel!Cincinnati quarterback Gunner Kiel was the highlight of the Bearcats' spring game. (Down the Drive) InjuriesBlake Bell injured.Oklahoma tight end Blake Bell will miss the rest of spring practice due to a knee sprain...
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April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football Twitter Account Pulls Off Clever April Fools Prank

The Oklahoma Sooners Football Twitter Account pulled off a clever prank on April Fools, posting that Blake Bell was switching back to quarterback. The best part of the prank though is that when you clicked on the above picture, this one showed up: Kudos to the Sooners’Social media team for this clever and creative prank. [@OU_Football] The post Oklahoma Football Twitter Account...
Via Diehardsport
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football Pulls April Fools’ Joke On Fans Regarding Blake Bell

Oklahoma football fans are beyond optimistic for the 2014 season, and the biggest reason is freshman quarterback Trevor Knight, who will enter his sophomore year as the starting signal-caller for the Sooners after lighting up Alabama for 348 passing yards and four touchdowns in the Sugar Bowl. But for a brief moment Tuesday morning, OU fans thought they were going to have another...
Via College Spun
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

The Ruins: Blake Bell, Paul Rhoads and Mark Mangino, Texas, and more.

Dancing in the Ruins - The new Big 12 emerging from the ruins of the old.For Whom the Bell Tolls.Oklahoma's Blake Bell discusses his switch from quarterback to tight end. (KTUL) Behind Closed Doors.Iowa State head coach Paul Rhoads has reportedly been locked out of first-year offensive coordinator Mark Mangino's office while Mangino and and the other Cyclone offensive coaches...
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March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Blake Bell Catches Passes At Tight End During Oklahoma Practice

Blake Bell didn’t quite work out as a quarterback in Norman, by the end of the season Trevor Knight had won the job from Bell and led Oklahoma to a win over Alabama, but the Belldozer era is not quite over. Yesterday we caught a glimpse Bell working out at tight end for the Sooners. At 6-foot-6, 250+ lbs, Bell’s frame seems perfect for tight end, as does his experience making...
Via College Spun
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

The Ruins: Michael Brewer, Blake Bell, Baylor, and more.

Dancing in the Ruins - The new Big 12 Conference rising out from ruins of the old.He's Just Not That Into You.Former Texas Tech quarterback Michael Brewer is transferring to Virginia Tech once he graduates this spring. (ESPN)This is for the questions that don't have any answers.Jason Kersey has a few questions about Oklahoma going into spring practice. Among them is how well...
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March 03, 2014  |  Discuss

JaMario Bell of Junction City, Arkansas shattered a backboard with this dunk

JaMario Bell is a 2015 Arkansas Razorback recruit, he’s also a pretty decent basketball player. On this fast break, Bell was thrown an alley oop that he brought down hard enough to shatter the backboard. The officials called the game in the 3rd quarter with Junction City leading Norphlet 55-25 for obvious reasons. [HT MaxPreps] Related Posts Le’Veon Bell Leads Spartans to Victory...
Via College Football Section
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football: Sooners signing day, and Blake Bell making a move

National Signing Day was Feb. 5, and once again, Bob Stoops and the Oklahoma Sooners had one of the top-10 classes in the nation. A total of 26 players signed with OU, and now will begin their careers in Norman. Arguably the best signing comes at the running back position in Joe Mixon from Freedom high school in Oakley, Calif. Mixon, 6-foot-2, is a Rivals 5-star athlete and No. 1...
Via isportsweb.com
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's Blake Bell moving to tight end

The Belldozer is switching positions, and will play tight end for the Sooners next season. Oklahoma's Bob Stoops confirmed the switch during his appearance on Signing Day Live Wednesday. Bell was expected to take over the starting quarterback job at Oklahoma last season after Landry Jones graduated. Instead he lost the gig to Trevor Knight, but would take over the starting...
Via Pro Sports Daily
February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Blake Bell, the Oklahoma quarterback, to switch to tight end

Oklahoma quarterback Blake “Belldozer” Bell is going to be switching to tight end for the 2014 season. “With the positive momentum of how Trevor played throughout that (Sugar Bowl) game and coming off that, we want to try and build off that,” Oklahoma head coach Bob Stoops said, according to The Oklahoman. “That being the case, we’re excited that even though Blake can...
Via College Football Section
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's Belldozer will finish career as a tight end

Is Bell making the right decision?; Photo: USA Today Sports In 2010, according to 247 Sports composite rankings, Blake Bell was the #1 dual threat quarterback recruit in the Nation. Playing behind Landry Jones, Bell made quite an impression in 2011 and 2012 as a go-to guy in the red zone for the Sooners. Over those two years he compiled 24 rushing touchdowns including four TD games...
Via Bloguin Best
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma's Belldozer will finish career as a tight end

Is Bell making the right decision?; Photo: USA Today Sports In 2010, according to 247 Sports composite rankings, Blake Bell was the #1 dual threat quarterback recruit in the Nation. Playing behind Landry Jones, Bell made quite an impression in 2011 and 2012 as a go-to guy in the red zone for the Sooners. Over those two years he compiled 24 rushing touchdowns including four TD...
Via Crystal Ball Run
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Blake Bell moves to tight end.

Blake Bell. Via The Oklahoman. Oklahoma quarterback Blake Bell had made the decision to take his talents to the Sooners' tight end position. This according to Sooner head coach Bob Stoops on Wednesday. This comes after a season where Bell shared starting QB duties with sophomore Trevor Knight.The move comes after Knight helped the Sooners to an upset victory against Alabama in...
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February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Blake Bell switching to tight end

NORMAN, Okla. -- If there's going to be a quarterback controversy at Oklahoma next season, it won't involve Blake Bell. Bell, who won as the starting quarterback at Notre Dame, and helped Oklahoma beat Oklahoma State with a last-minute drive, will make the switch to tight end for the upcoming season. "Blake wants to stay here and finish out," Stoops said Wednesday...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss
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