ATHENS, Ga. -- Cornelius Washington realizes he is something of a walking draft-season cliche, but the former Georgia pass rusher seems OK with that notion. The formerly off-the-radar prospect was simply hoping for an opportunity to impress scouts -- and once that opportunity arrived, Washington was able to capitalize.
about 256 days ago | David Ching | Georgia Bulldogs
Oklahoma’s 2009 recruiting class had some hidden gems, including cornerback Demontre Hurst and center Gabe Ikard, but it had some disappointments as well, such as safety Kevin Brent and linebacker Gus Jones.
about 318 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | NCF On The Trail
To gear up for 2013 national signing day, SoonerNation's Brandon Chatmon is breaking down every commitment in the Sooners' 2013 recruiting class. View the full archive here. Vitals: Defensive end Jordan Evans, Norman, Okla.
about 368 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 498 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Monday, Merv Johnson discussed his time as an assistant at Notre Dame. In the final half of his Q&A, OU’s director of football operations and color analyst for the Sooner Radio Network spoke with SoonerNation about his role in getting Troy Aikman to Norman, the best player he ever coached and his thoughts on the upcoming season: Jake Trotter: You were the first one at OU to realize how special Troy Aikman was.
about 509 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
Every weekday morning, a member of the SoonerNation gives his take on three things happening in the Sooner sports world. 1. The Sooners unveiled their 2012 season roster Wednesday with a couple of wrinkles.
about 514 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners
To begin the season, I see six teams with a legitimate chance to win the Big 12. Today begins a series looking at why each team will or will not win the league. We'll start with the prohibitive favorite, Oklahoma.
about 520 days ago | David Ubben | Oklahoma Sooners
We've already gone over my thoughts on the Big 12's first round of the draft. What about the rest? Here are some thoughts: Absolutely fantastic to see Ryan Broyles find a home in Detroit in the second round.
From Steve Owens to Billy Sims to Barry Sanders, the Detroit Lions have always had an affinity for drafting players from Oklahoma. But never anything like this. Over the weekend, the Lions drafted three players from OU -- receiver Ryan Broyles in the second round, defensive end Ronnell Lewis in the fourth and outside linebacker Travis Lewis in the seventh.
about 585 days ago | Jake Trotter | Oklahoma Sooners