Oklahoma is way better than the dumpster fire you think it is

Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from Stewart Mandel's Mailbag. Send questions for future Mailbags to *** Hey Stewart. Love the column. We're all familiar with the 2012 West Virginia and 2014 Oklahoma Bowl Effect [where a team gets wildly overrated coming off a tremendous bowl performance], but is it possible there's an opposite effect in which...
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Samaje Perine’s workout is insane, he’s also jacked

Samaje Perine burst onto the scene as a true freshman when he broke the NCAA single-same rushing yards record against Kansas last season. He rushed for 427 just one week after former Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon did it against Nebraska with 408 yards. College Spun shared a story that Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight told regarding Perine’s workout. The tale of the sophomore...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Knight won’t transfer from Oklahoma even if No. 2

While it hasn’t been receiving the type of attention that the Ohio State Buckeyes, Georgia Bulldogs or Florida State Seminoles quarterback competitions have seen, the Oklahoma Sooners are still attempting to determine who will lead the team in 2015. At Oklahoma, Katy Perry’s crush Trevor Knight will be competing with Texas Tech transfer Baker Mayfield for the No. 1 job. With...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Trevor Knight not going to transfer if he loses starting job

Trevor Knight entered 2014 with all kinds of hype after dominating Alabama in the Sugar Bowl the year before, but his season did not go as planned. Knight threw for 2,300 yards, with 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions, and completed 56.6% of his passes. He missed the three final games of the regular season, and had a very poor performance—17-for-37 for 103 yards and three picks—in...
Via College Spun
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB competition is still very tight

The Oklahoma Sooners are looking to bounce back after a disappointing season last year. Their success will heavily depend on the type of play they get at the quarterback position. According to College Spun, head Coach Bob Stoops made it known that there will be an open competition for who will take snaps under center come this fall. Most thought it would be former Texas Tech starter...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Knight's seat at Big 12 media days figures to get mighty hot

People might assume Bob Stoops' seat is getting hot at Oklahoma. That might or might not be true. But there's no doubt quarterback Trevor Knight will be feeling some heat when he arrives in Dallas, along with the Stoops and linebacker Eric Striker, for Big 12 media days Monday and Tuesday.Stoops will be tossed the obvious questions, about last season's disappointment, about installing...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football: Photos: Is Trevor Knight Dating A Clemson Cheerleader?

Oklahoma faced off against Clemson in last season’s Russell Athletic Bowl, and things didn’t go very well for the Sooners. The Tigers trounced the Big 12 power 40-6, and quarterback Trevor Knight was just 17-for-37 for 103 yards and three interceptions in the game. Based on some Instagram pictures, all may not have been lost in Orlando that week for Knight, however. Based on...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

OU players band together to raise money for a special friend's family

It was February 2013 when Trevor Knight, Ty Darlington and Jed Barnett first met a little girl named McKenzie Horton. They met her at OU's Children's Hospital. She was there receiving chemotherapy.It was a routine visit that Oklahoma Sooners players make all the time, although rarely do these visits seem routine once the players begin to talk to the hospital's many young patients...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Quarterback mystery front and center in minds of Sooner Nation

What's the No. 1 thing on the mind of Oklahoma Sooners fans?Let's let a Sooner fan answer that question: "Who's your quarterback?"That question was tossed at Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops Thursday night at the OU Caravan pep rally in Dallas. Stoops doesn't have a definitive answer. Not yet. Will it be Trevor Knight, the Sugar Bowl hero after the 2013 season who lacked consistency...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Fan Produces Parody Of Green Day’s “Minority” Entitled “Oklahoma Quarterback Derby”

The starting quarterback position at Oklahoma is unsettled heading into the summer, and an Oklahoma fan named Eric Kiper decided to have some fun with the competition. Kiper posted a video on his YouTube channel entitled “Oklahoma Quarterback Derby” and it’s a parody of the Green Day hit “Minority.” The lyrics, performed by Ryan Snipes, are pretty catchy and the images...
Via College Spun
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football: Analyzing the Sooners QB competition

Trevor Knight The 2014 football season for the Oklahoma Sooners was a disappointing one. The team started 4-0 and the first ***** in the armor came in a loss to TCU. The Sooner also suffered heartbreaking losses at home against Kansas State, Oklahoma State, and Baylor and were embarrassed in the Russell Athletic Bowl against Clemson. The season resulted with the Sooners going...
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: OU QB Baker Mayfield Snags Ridiculous 1-Handed Catch After Practice

There are many who believe that Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, who transferred in from Texas Tech a year ago, is going to wind up starting over Trevor Knight this fall. Perhaps the Sooners should also be taking a look at what other positions Mayfield can play. Friday afternoon, Mayfield posted a video of himself making a ridiculous turn-around one-handed catch on his high school’s...
Via College Spun
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Nine college QBs who need to transfer

Everett Golson has announced that he will transfer from Notre Dame with one season of eligibility left. Golson isn’t the only talented...
Via Athlon Sports
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Baker Mayfield Expected to be Named Oklahoma Sooners Starting Quarterback

During the 2013 season the quarterback position was in flux for the Oklahoma Sooners. At times it looked like Blake Bell was going to be the answer, but when Trevor Knight led the team to an upset win over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl (and threw for 348 yards and four touchdowns) it appeared that the QB of the future was found.Last season did not go well for Knight and it appears that...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Why fourth in Big 12 is right where Sooners should be as spring ends

TCU is will be ranked in the top three when the preseason polls come out and is favorite to not only win the Big 12, but to land in the playoff as well.Baylor isn't far behind.So where does Oklahoma fit in the 2015 Big 12 picture? Coming out of spring, they can't be considered any better than fourth, behind Bedlam rival Oklahoma State, which at least has an exciting quarterback to...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Ben Crenshaw’s Wife & Daughter, Manziel Spotted In Philly & Trevor Knight Shirtless

  You can watch the Reds go to 5-0 and Jordan Spieth run away with the Masters at the same time today. I’ll be outside since it’s been seven months since that has happened over two straight days. There’s SEC baseball to keep an eye on. There’s boxing on NBC later tonight. There’s college hockey tonight on ESPN. Yes, on ESPN! It should be a decent day for those of you...
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April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Trevor Knight Says He’s Up 15 Pounds And Has Improved His 40 Time To 4.52

After having a monster game in Oklahoma’s 2014 Sugar Bowl win over Alabama, Trevor Knight was hailed as a Heisman candidate ahead of this past season. Neither Knight nor Oklahoma lived up to expectations in 2014. The Sooners went 8-5, finishing the year with a 40-6 loss to Clemson in the Russell Athletic Bowl. Knight threw for 2,300 yards with 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Photos: Oklahoma QB Trevor Knight Shows Off The Ridiculous Amount Of Muscle He’s Added

Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight posted a photo of his shirtless self to Instagram this afternoon. And, well, he looks ridiculously good.  The 6-foot-1 quarterback was listed at 201 pounds last season. He appears to have added a pretty decent amount of muscle to his frame.  Check it out:    Me and @christiandaimler definitely had the cutest running partners this morning...
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March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Trevor Knight And His Oklahoma Teammates Spent Their Saturday Afternoon Building A Snowman

We’ve seen plenty of college football fans enjoy the unexpected winter weather by making snowmen based on their favorite teams. Now, the players from big-time programs are getting in on the fun. Oklahoma football players, including quarterback Trevor Knight spent their Saturday afternoon building a pretty solid snowman. Based on the picture they took with it afterwards, one Sooner...
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February 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Clemson Releases “Will You Get Back Up?” Hype Video Ahead Of Russell Athletic Bowl

Monday, the Clemson Tigers, winners of nine games in 2014, will take on Big 12 power Oklahoma in the Russell Athletic Bowl. The Tigers and Sooners combine for one of the most interesting matchups of this year’s bowl season. Clemson will be without its star quarterback Deshaun Watson, while Oklahoma will see its signal-caller, Trevor Knight, return from injury. Sunday night, Clemson...
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December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Knight cleared to play

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight has been cleared to play after missing more than a month with a neck injury. The school made the announcement Saturday on the football team's Twitter account. Knight practiced Saturday as the Sooners prepared for their Russell Athletic Bowl matchup with Clemson on Dec. 29. Knight was injured while being sacked during the fourth...
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December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Trevor Knight Cleared To Play Against Clemson In Russell Athletic Bowl

When the Russell Athletic Bowl kicks off on December 29, the Clemson Tigers will be without their starting quarterback, Deshaun Watson, who is having surgery to repair a torn ACL. Surprisingly, however, that the Oklahoma Sooners will have their starting signal-caller. Saturday, the school announced that Trevor Knight, who injured his spine against Baylor a few weeks ago, has been...
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December 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma looking to throw more with QB Thomas

Trevor Knight isn't going to play and Cody Thomas is going to have to throw the ball. Monday in Norman, Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops said Trevor Knight will miss his third game in a row after being injured in the second half against Baylor. Thomas played the rest of that game, started at Texas Tech and started at home against Kansas. But he's never had to worry about throwing...
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December 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas has been competitive more often than not under Bowen

NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma has turned back the clock, with old-school results. With quarterback Trevor Knight and star wide receiver Sterling Shepard nursing injuries, the 23rd-ranked Sooners have found their identity with an offense heavy on power football and option plays. Three weeks ago, Oklahoma ran for 510 yards in a 59-14 win over Iowa State, the most yards rushing for the...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas has been competitive more often than not under Bowen

NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma has turned back the clock, with old-school results. With quarterback Trevor Knight and star wide receiver Sterling Shepard nursing injuries, the 23rd-ranked Sooners have found their identity with an offense heavy on power football and option plays. Three weeks ago, Oklahoma ran for 510 yards in a 59-14 win over Iowa State, the most yards rushing for the...
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November 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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