BREAKING NEWS: What is the real story about Justin Blackmon’s bid for reinstatement?

One of the first things we are taught as writers is to stand by the story you write and stand by the information you provide to the reader. Apparently, Mark Long of the Associated Press doesn’t believe in that theory. Last week, the sports media world – especially here in Jacksonville – was up in arms because it was reported that Justin Blackmon was denied reinstatement from...
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May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Gundy tags Brandon Pettigrew as player who changed OSU football

From a talent standpoint, star players like Dez Bryant, Justin Blackmon, and Brandon Weeden altered the course of Oklahoma State football. However, head coach Mike Gundy lists another player as the primary tailor who altered OSU's football program during his tenure. "The one player who changed this program was Brandon Pettigrew," Gundy says in an interview with the Tulsa World. ...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Gundy Says His 2011 Oklahoma State Team Would’ve Crushed LSU In BCS Title Game

Could OSU’s ’11 team have beaten LSU? Mike Gundy has never reached the national championship game as Oklahoma State’s football coach. He came very close in 2011, though.    The Cowboys went 11-1 during the regular season, but finished No. 3 in the final BCS standings. They trailed No. 2 Alabama by the smallest margin in the history of the BCS rankings. The Crimson Tide went...
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April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

5 Worst Picks from the 2012 NFL Draft

It’s hard to gauge how teams performed in a specific draft until years down the road. Those who put up grades and rankings just days after the draft has taken place are basing their opinions on pure conjecture. In order to really understand how a team did during the draft, we have to wait at least two years. That’s what Sportsnaut will be doing over the next couple weeks. Our...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

A Team Should Take A Chance On Justin Blackmon Next Year

Last Sunday was the return of Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon. Gordon was suspended for the first 10 games of the season for violating the league’s substance-abuse policy. There is also another wide receiver trying to get back into the league, Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon.Blackmon has had his fair share of legal troubles. Blackmon is currently suspended...
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November 27, 2014  |  Discuss

The burning question for each NFL team as training camps open

Thank goodness, football is here. All week, training camps open around the NFL, as teams begin the journey toward Super Bowl XLVIX in Glendale, Arizona. Every team in the league has questions that need to be answered, as no one has a clear and easy road map to the Promised Land. But the difference between being a contender and an also-ran usually comes down to one key issue. So as...
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July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Hybrid TE - Oklahoma State vertical threat, Blake Jackson

Blake Jackson attended Scottsdale CC in Scottsdale, Ariz., and led the team with 62 catches, 934 yards and 16 touchdowns en route to securing first-team All-America honors as a sophomore, in 2011. His 62 catches ranked sixth nationally, his 934 yards were seventh in the nation, and his 16 touchdowns were the third-most in the NJCAA ranks ... Caught 33 passes for 540 yards and nine...
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January 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State: The Next Oregon of College Football

With a 49-17 drubbing of BCS darling Baylor, the Oklahoma State Cowboys have put themselves in a position to not only win their own conference- but a spot in the BCS title game remains within reach providing a few teams above them falter.For years- the Cowboys have remained what is deemed a second teir team, along with such programs like Boise State, South Carolina and Michigan...
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November 24, 2013  |  Discuss
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