It was a short gain, a simple catch in his third collegiate game. Yet, Oklahoma receiver Sterling Shepard sent a message in the span of five seconds. The Sooners standout caught the pass on an out route then vaulted over Kansas State's Nigel Malone, leaving the Wildcats cornerback grasping at air while displaying some eye-popping athleticism.
about 608 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Jesse James shook his head when asked about the quarterback competition. He offered a blanket statement of "they're both doing good" before attempting to move on to the next question.
about 843 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
When quarterback Landry Jones was selected on the final day of the 2013 NFL draft, Trent Dilfer pulled no punches when it came to the Sooners' offense. Among other things, the ESPN analyst and former NFL quarterback called Oklahoma's offense "a joke" and its receivers "brutal.
about 941 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- Safety Ahmad Thomas and receiver Dannon Cavil recognized an opportunity at Oklahoma. With wideout Kenny Stills and safety Tony Jefferson declaring for the 2013 NFL draft following their junior seasons, a starting spot and playing time opened up for the Sooners at both positions.
about 963 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
NORMAN, Okla. -- After a freshman season that did not go as planned, Oklahoma receiver Durron Neal appears poised to make an impact during his second year on campus. With Kenny Stills and Justin Brown moving on to the NFL, Neal is in the middle of a competition to replace the Sooners' starting outside receiver duo.
about 978 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
We're moving on with a new series today looking at the players across the Big 12 who have to replace program legends. We might as well call this the Nick Florence Memorial team, but let's talk Oklahoma Sooners.
about 1004 days ago | David Ubben | Oklahoma Sooners
After recruiting them for several months, Oklahoma's coaching staff was finally able to talk publicly about the players the Sooners added to the program on signing day. Over the next week or so, SoonerNation will review some of the key things coaches had to say about the players signed at each position group during their signing day webcast on Soonersports.
about 1018 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
Not only did the Sooners seldom use the tight end position in 2012, they altogether abandoned it. Offensive coordinator Josh Heupel leaned on four-wide sets and lined up fullback Trey Millard at tight end whenever the situation called for it.
about 1041 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners