Spring football provides the opportunity for players to put themselves in the driver's seat when it comes to position battles. Several Oklahoma Sooners will have the chance to make a statement and make themselves the favorite to start or become a significant contributor during spring drills with several starting spots open heading into 2014.
about 11 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
As we wait for the start of spring ball, we'll be examining and ranking the positional situations of every team, continuing Thursday with receivers (and tight ends). Some of these outlooks will look different after the spring.
about 17 days ago | Jake Trotter | Texas Longhorns
Spring football is just over the horizon. Oklahoma is coming off a banner 2013 campaign featuring an 11-win season and a Sugar Bowl victory over SEC power Alabama, yet the Sooners have several position groups they need to address if they hope to make a national title run in 2014.
about 24 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Oklahoma added several recruits into the fold on Wednesday with an eye on creating the foundation of a future championship squad. Yet recruiting is an inexact science as some projected stars rise to meet those high expectations while others struggle to make a difference in the Big 12.
about 31 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Here's what we learned in Oklahoma's 20-17 win over TCU on Saturday. The Sooners defense was tired of hearing about TCU's defense. The Horned Frogs entered the season considered the best defense in the Big 12 thanks to their performance in 2012.
about 154 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- For the first time in three seasons, Landry Jones won't take the first snap of the season for the Oklahoma Sooners. The veteran signal caller has moved on to the NFL and will be replaced by the winner of the quarterback competition between Blake Bell and Trevor Knight.
about 202 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
It's midway through Oklahoma's preseason camp, so there's no better time to update the position battles that could define the Sooners season. Quarterback: Blake Bell remains the favorite to start the season opener, but the quarterback competition rages on in Norman.
about 207 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
It's an unusual role for Bob Stoops' program as Oklahoma prepares for 2013 season with minimal expectations to insert itself into the BCS title hunt. The Sooners have several talented, deep position groups and other position groups full of uncertainty.
about 209 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- The ball floated toward the two competitors as they both battled for position to pluck it out of the air. Seconds later, Oklahoma receiver Trey Metoyer leaped over his teammate to pluck the ball from the sky with ease.
about 212 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners