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NCAA Football: Western Carolina at Oklahoma

How opponents are mitigating the effectiveness of OU’s defensive line

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports Nebraska and West Virginia offered different approaches to dealing with OU’s disruptive defensive front. Once a laughingstock, the Oklahoma Sooners now have a defense that probably qualifies as, at minimum, good. Through four games in 2021, OU is allowing 16 points per contest. Even if the unit’s performance drops the rest […]

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Oklahoma football: Sooners’ offensive ills start with O-line

There is no question that the Oklahoma football offense, which for the better part of the past decade has made the Sooners the fourth winningest team over that period, is struggling to find its footing early this season. The Sooners’ .819 winning percentage since the 2010 season ranks just behind Alabama, Ohio State and Clemson. […]

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Oklahoma football safety Pat Fields a Campbell Trophy semifinalist

Oklahoma football senior safety Pat Fields has been named a semifinalist for the 2021 William V. Campbell Trophy. Fields is one of 176 semifinalists from around the country in consideration for the prestigious scholar-athlete award, which recognizes the college player who best represents a combination of academics, community service and on-field performance. In his fourth […]

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Oklahoma football: OU has owned K-State all-time, but not recently

The Oklahoma football series with Kansas State consists of 101 games over 112 years, the fourth longest of any Sooner opponent. The first game between Oklahoma and Kansas State was held in 1908 with the Sooners winning 33-4. Oklahoma had lost to Kansas, 11-0, the week before. The Sooners finished 8-1-1 that season, their winningest […]

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