Oklahoma Rumors & News

  • Oklahoma dismisses incoming four-star freshman QB Chris Robison from the team

    CBS Sports "Oklahoma quarterback Chris Robison has been dismissed from the team following a violation of team rules, Sooners coach Lincoln Riley announced on Wednesday night. Robison was a four-star member of Oklahoma's 2017 recruiting class. The Mesquite, Texas, product enrolled at Oklahoma in..." August 03

  • QB Baker Mayfield Cuts Plea Deal In Drunk Running from Cops Incident

    TMZ "Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield -- who got DESTROYED by cops when he drunkenly tried to run from police -- will not have to go to jail. As we previously reported, the 2016 Heisman trophy finalist was arrested in Arkansas in Feb. after cops tried to confront him about an alleged violent altercation..." June 19

  • Baker Mayfield gets alcohol education, community service for February arrest

    Bleacher Report "Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield has learned his punishment stemming from his February arrest. According to Dave Miller of Campus Insiders, Mayfield will have to complete 35 hours of community service and participate in university alcohol education. Mayfield was originally charged with..." June 15

  • Lincoln Riley to take over at Oklahoma

    CBS Sports "Legendary coach Bob Stoops, 56, will retire after 18 seasons leading the Oklahoma Sooners and is prepared to inform his team on Wednesday, according to The Oklahoman and the coach himself. Stoops leaves Oklahoma with a 190-48 record, 10 conference titles in the Big 12 and the 2001 BCS National..." June 07

  • OU coach Bob Stoops retiring

    The Oklahoman "Bob Stoops, one of the three coaching giants of Oklahoma’s century-long football excellence, plans to tell his team Wednesday that he will retire after 18 seasons as the Sooner head coach. An OU source said offensive coordinator Lincoln Riley will take over as head coach. It is expected that..." June 07

  • Oklahoma nabs highly touted QB Tanner Mordecai

    247 Sports "Oklahoma has landed its quarterback in 2018. The Sooners received a verbal from Waco (Texas) Midway signal-caller Tanner Mordecai on Thursday. The Lone Star State passer chose to play for Bob Stoops, Lincoln Riley and company over an offer list that included local Baylor, Georgia North..." June 02

  • Four-star QB Cameron Rising flips commitment from Oklahoma to Texas

    Sports Day "Tom Herman is off to a hot start on the recruiting trail at Texas. Herman and the Longhorns came away with a key commitment this weekend as four-star California quarterback Cameron Rising flipped his verbal pledge from Oklahoma to Texas. Rising announced his decision via Twitter. Rising..." April 23

  • Former Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon allegedly hit a girl in high school

    Sportsnaut "As the 2017 NFL Draft nears, former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon remains the most divisive player potentially set to be drafted next week. A first-round talent, Mixon could see a dramatic tumble down the draft boards after a video was released late last year showing Mixon punching a woman..." April 19

  • Suspended Oklahoma DB Parrish Cobb arrested for armed robbery

    The Oklahoman "Former OU cornerback Parrish Cobb was arrested by Norman Police on Thursday morning in connection to an overnight armed robbery on Oak Tree Ave. Cobb, who had previously been arrested in Waco, Texas, in connection with a string of January armed robberies, was booked into the Cleveland County..." April 14

  • Baker Mayfield: Blame falls on players, not coaches

    ESPN "Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield said he and his teammates have not met their standards with their off-field behavior, and as the leader of the team, he needs to set a better example. Freshman quarterback Chris Robison was arrested for public intoxication early Sunday morning. His..." April 12

  • Oklahoma QB Chris Robison arrested for public intoxication

    The Oklahoman "Oklahoma early enrollee quarterback Chris Robison, 18, was arrested early Sunday morning for public intoxication, according to jail records. The freshman quarterback, who enrolled at OU for the spring semester, was taken in at 3:33am Sunday morning, just about 12 hours after wrapping up his..." April 10

  • Oklahoma's Mayfield pleads not guilty to public intoxication charge

    Tulsa World "An attorney for Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield entered a not guilty plea on Mayfield’s behalf Friday morning, according to information from the Fayetteville (Arkansas) District Court. Mayfield is facing charges of public intoxication, disorderly conduct, fleeing and resisting arrest as a..." April 08

  • Oklahoma's Parker out 8 weeks with stress fracture in foot

    247 Sports "Starting cornerback Jordan Parker is out eight weeks with a stress fracture in his foot. Doctors placed a screw into the fracture to heal it, and he’s expected to be back in time for summer workouts in June. Parker started the final eight games last season and played in 10, recording 36..." April 06

  • Oklahoma football player accused of pimping out cheerleader

    New York Post "Former Oklahoma Sooners defensive back Lawrence “L.J.” Moore was arrested last week after being accused of pimping for ex-Sooners cheerleader Micah Madison Parker. Parker, 23, was busted after soliciting an undercover officer for sex, according to a probable cause affidavit filed in Oklahoma..." April 04

  • 4-star RB T.J. Pledger commits to Oklahoma

    Bleacher Report "T.J. Pledger has committed to the Oklahoma Sooners, giving the squad one of the top running backs in the 2018 class. Steve Wiltfong of 247Sports reported Pledger's decision Saturday. The 4-star recruit is the third-best running back in the country and No. 20 overall at any position,..." March 25

  • OU's Baker Mayfield: 'I messed up,' regrets letting down 'all the fans'

    ESPN "Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield said getting arrested last month in Arkansas was an "instant regret" and that he realizes he "let down" many people. On Tuesday, Mayfield spoke publicly for the first time about the Feb. 25 incident, after which he was charged with misdemeanor complaints of..." March 22

  • Oklahoma Quarterback Baker Mayfield Arrested For Public Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct And Resisting Arrest

    Deadspin "Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Baker Mayfield is in an Arkansas jail after Fayetteville police accused him of public intoxication, disorderly conduct, fleeing, and resisting arrest. The Oklahoma athletic department did not immediately respond to a request for comment; Fayetteville cops say a full..." February 25