During the summer months, SoonerNation will take a closer look at each player on Oklahoma's roster in our Crimson Countdown series. Each day, we will analyze each player's impact on the program since arriving on campus, his potential impact this fall and his long-term impact.
about 384 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- It's clear Mike Stoops wants to get more speed on the field during his first season back in Norman as Oklahoma's defensive coordinator. Cornerbacks have become safeties, safeties have become linebackers and linebackers have become defensive ends.
about 714 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
In 2011, the Sooners defense leaned on one of the better defensive end combos in school history: Frank Alexander and Ronnell Lewis. The two combined for 14 sacks. Alexander earned Big 12 Defensive Player of the Year honors, and Lewis became a fourth-round draft pick of the Detroit Lions.
about 734 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
It's going to take a while before junior college transfer Chaz Nelson gets comfortable with the speed of the game at the Big 12 level. Nevertheless, Oklahoma defensive ends coach Bobby Jack Wright expects Nelson to be able to help the Sooners immediately.
about 827 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Bob Stoops said Thursday that defensive end Geneo Grissom, who has missed most of the spring with a stress fracture in his foot and remains in a boot, should be healthy in time to participate in summer workouts.
about 839 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners