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Oklahoma Sooners
The debate rages each season in the college football world – who is the nation’s best team? Most polls have had either Oklahoma, Alabama or LSU ranked in the top spot this year, and you can make a good case for each one being No. 1. The Sooners...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 4 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma (3-0) – Coming off a huge win over Florida State, all eyes were on the Sooners to see if...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With the Pac-12 holding off on expanding to 16 teams, Oklahoma and Texas will stay in the Big 12 – for now. However, the conference is expected to pursue expansion and likely attempt to get back...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
The Big 12 was on its deathbed earlier this week, but has somehow survived for the second year in a row. Thanks to the Pac-12’s decision not to expand and add Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Texas and Texas Tech, the Big 12 will continue to exist – for...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top ten...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Mitch Light There are two things you need to know about Iowa State quarterback Steele Jantz. The first: He might have the most normal name in his family. Jantz’ father is named Foxx, who has a twin brother named Wolf and another brother...
Mitch Light
2 years ago
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-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Off the field, the Big 12 is currently the ugly ducking of the BCS litter as four of its power teams — Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech — appear to be heading West to the Pac-12. But...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) With the news Texas, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Texas Tech are inching closer to joining the Pac-12, the writing is on the wall for the death of the Big 12. Some issues need to be worked out,...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 3 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma (2-0) – One major hurdle to reaching the national title has been crossed. The Sooners are...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
It wasn’t even as close as the 30-point margin of victory. Last season Florida State was ready to return to national prominence, but Oklahoma crushed the Seminoles, 47-17, in a game where Sooners’ boss Bob Stoops took it easy on the opponent –...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) For a Week 3 college football game, there’s a lot on the line for Oklahoma and Florida State. Top five matchups are rare in the non-conference portion of any team’s schedule, so this is a chance...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Patrick Snow (@AthlonSnowman on Twitter) I had a chance recently to talk college football with former Air Force coach Fisher DeBerry, who won 169 games in 23 years with the Falcons. The College Football Hall of Famer now spends time with his...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
-by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) Each week, the Athlon editors will vote on the most prestigious award in all of college football. A nine-man conglomerate of college football gurus from Athlon Sports will vote for their top ten...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 2 Big 12 Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Oklahoma (1-0) – With a bye in Week 2, the Sooners likely spent Saturday in front of the television....
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
Much of the discussion on great finishes in college football history tends to focus on a single play. You know them well – Doug Flutie’s Hail Mary at Miami in 1984, the Cal kick return against Stanford in 1982, the Kordell Stewart Hail Mary to...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan Post-Week 1 Big 12 Power Rankings 1. Oklahoma – The Sooners opened up their quest for a national title with an impressive showing against Tulsa. Oklahoma rolled up 663 total yards against the Golden Hurricane, including 375...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) The clock is ticking on the Big 12 – can it be saved? Texas A&M announced its intentions to leave the conference last week and now Oklahoma and Oklahoma State could be ready to depart the...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
By Steven Lassan and Mitch Light Big 12 Week 1 Game Previews and Predictions It's the first week of college football. Athlon will be breaking down each conference game. Here's the Big 12.  TCU at Baylor – Friday, Sept. 2 The...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
Buckle up college football fans. Texas A&M’s decision to leave the Big 12 could spur another round of realignment. Needless to say, with Texas A&M’s departure, the Big 12 is hanging on by a thread. The conference could survive with nine...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
by Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Week 1 College Football Rankings: Big 12 1. Oklahoma – The Sooners enter 2011 as one of the frontrunners to claim the national title. The offense – led by quarterback Landry Jones and receiver...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
Each year we ask college football coaches to tell us what they really think about the other teams in their conference. But we don't want the cliche'd press conference platitudes, so we ask them to give us their quotes...anonymously. Here are this...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
They're the teams within the team - those cohesive little units bound together by their shared responsibilities within the larger team context. Whether it's the offensive linemen firing off time after time into those familiar blocking sleds, or...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma did in 2010 what it always seems to do — win the Big 12 championship, a record seventh title in the relatively brief annals of the conference. And with starters returning seemingly everywhere and Nebraska gone and Texas down and few real...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago

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