No need for a sidekick with Oklahoma State's Brandon Weeden and Justin Blackmon

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The coffee shop debate begs the unanswerable question: Who's the more legitimate Heisman Trophy candidate, Brandon Weeden or Justin Blackmon? Is it the quarterback or the wide receiver? Touchdown deliverer or touchdown maker? Each points to the other.
Q&A with Weeden and Blackmon OSU's all-time best Dynamic Duos PIckens, Holder OSU's ultimate duo?

Jenni Carlson: Bill Young, Joe WIckline a sign of how far OSU football has come

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Bill Young and Joe Wickline are an unlikely duo. Young is the grandfatherly type. Wickline is the drill-sergeant. But these two Oklahoma State assistants are more alike than they seem. They have become successful coaches. They have been sought-after men. Yet, they have shown they are committed to the Cowboys.

Markelle Martin, Brodrick Brown anchoring Cowboys secondary

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Oklahoma State's secondary has plenty of star power with senior safety Markelle Martin and junior cornerback Brodrick Brown.

OSU receiver Tracy Moore thought teammate Josh Cooper was a girl

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Justin Blackmon may get the majority of headlines for the OSU receiving corps, but he'll have plenty of help from Josh Cooper and Tracy Moore.

Oklahoma State's Joseph Randle (1) and eremy Smith (31) pose for a photo during Oklahoma State's Football media day at in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman

Jeremey Smith, Joe Randle stepping in to void created by Kendall Hunter

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Oklahoma State running backs Joseph Randle and Jeremy Smith have a tall task in front of them for the 2011 season. Replacing a back with the talent and accomplishments of Kendall Hunter isn't easy, but Randle and Smith are more than up for the challenge.

Lineman Levy Adcock, Grant Garner so close they ‘bleed together'

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Oklahoma State is loaded on the offensive line for the 2011 season. But it doesn't get any better than tackle Levy Adcock and center Grant Garner.

OSU's Jamie Blatnick, Richetti Jones the cook and comedian

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Oklahoma State defensive linemen Richetti Jones and Jamie Blatnick sound like an old married couple that's been together for years.

OSU Football Articles from NewsOK and The Oklahoman


  • U.S. Senior Open: Scott Verplank's fairy-tale setup doesn't work out as planned

    BY JENNI CARLSON | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

    The Oak Tree National member was playing his first Champions Tour event, a major championship on his home course. But things didn’t turned out the way Scott Verplank wanted.

  • Sports Illustrated's 'Dirty Game' articles spark false-light lawsuit

    By Randy Ellis, Staff Writer | Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

    Sports Illustrated magazine has been sued — accused of maliciously publishing false information regarding the relationship between Oklahoma State University football athletes and a representative of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

  • Oklahoma State alum sues Sports Illustrated over 'Dirty Game' series

    Published: Fri, Jul 11, 2014

    John Talley, a Fellowship of Christian Athletes representative, is suing Sports Illustrated over claims in its series 'The Dirty Game' that he paid illegal benefits to Oklahoma State University football players. A lawsuit filed Thursday in Payne County District Court by John Talley...

  • Oklahoma State alum sues Sports Illustrated over 'Dirty Game' series

    BY MURPHY MITCHELL, TulsaWorld.com | Yesterday

    STILLWATER — A Fellowship of Christian Athletes representative who reportedly paid illegal benefits to Oklahoma State University football players has sued Time Inc. over his portrayal in the Sports Illustrated series "The Dirty Game." A lawsuit filed Thursday in Payne County District Court...

  • Former Putnam City, OSU pitcher Andrew Heaney regrouping in Triple-A after struggling in Miami Marlins debut

    BY JACOB UNRUH | Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Andrew Heaney knows there is plenty for him to work on, and he knows Triple-A is the best place to do that. The Putnam City and Oklahoma State product was sent back to New Orleans by the Miami Marlins last weekend after what he called a disappointing Major League Baseball debut.

  • OSU softball: Tracie Adix-Zins hired as Cowgirls pitching coach

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Tracie Adix-Zins, the pitching coach for the Wisconsin Badgers' softball program the past four seasons, has been hired in the same position at Oklahoma State, OSU head coach Rich Wieligman announced today. Before joining Wisconsin, Adix-Zins was at South Dakota State for three seasons as a...

  • Report: Florida State WR Jesus Wilson arrested, suspended for stealing motor scooter

    Published: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Defending national champion Florida State could be down a receiver when they face Oklahoma State to open the 2014 football season. As first reported by SB Nation's Tomahawk Nation, FSU wideout Jesus "Bobo" Wilson was reportedly arrested and charged with vehicular theft, according to the Leon...

  • Power Lunch: Chat with Jenni Carlson

    staff reports | Updated: Thu, Jul 10, 2014

    Jenni Carlson is on the course at Oak Tree National for the U.S. Senior Open, but she's also talking Thunder free agency, LeBron James and more on the Power Lunch chat at 11 a.m. Get your questions in now.

  • OSU basketball: Markel Brown, Desmond Mason hype dunk contest via Twitter

    Erik Horne | Published: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    On Wednesday at the U.S. Senior Open’s Chevron Junior Day Exhibition, former Oklahoma State basketball star Desmond Mason issued a challenge to another former Cowboys high flyer, Brooklyn Nets guard Markel Brown. The challenge? A dunk contest. A slam showdown that Brown happily accepted...

  • OSU basketball: Desmond Mason challenges Markel Brown to dunk contest

    Cody Stavenhagen | Published: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    Many Oklahoma State purists stand firm in saying Desmond Mason is the best dunker in school history. But most who spent the past four years in awe of Markel Brown’s SportsCenter highlights disagree. So who’s the best dunker from OSU? Mason or Brown? Mason said Wednesday he’s ready to settle...

  • Wrestling: Former OSU standout Chris Perry wins silver at University World Championships

    Trent Shadid | Published: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    For the second time in as many days a former Oklahoma State wrestling star shined in freestyle at the University World Championships in Pecs, Hungary. Chris Perry won three matches on Wednesday before falling 5-3 to Piotr Ianulov of Moldova in the championship match at 189 pounds. Perry’s...

  • Brandon Weeden aiming for Dallas Cowboys backup job, with or without Kyle Orton 

    Published: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    Kyle Orton still is a no-show for the Dallas Cowboys, a situation that Brandon Weeeden says doesn't matter to him. The former Oklahoma State quarterback says nothing has changed for him this offseason when it comes to preparation. That's even with Orton becoming a story himself as the expected...

  • OSU football: Game times, TV plans set for Cowboys first 4 games

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Published: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    Kickoff times and television arrangements have been set for Oklahoma State’s first four games of the 2014 football season. Here are the game times and TV plans: * August 30: OSU vs. Florida State in Arlington, Texas, 7 p.m., ABC * September 6: OSU vs. Missouri State, 2:30 p.m., Fox...

  • Power Lunch chat recap: Mike Sherman talks Pau Gasol, LeBron James, Dorial Green-Beckham and the US Senior Open

    staff reports | Updated: Wed, Jul 9, 2014

    On Wednesday, Sports editor Mike Sherman was on the Power Lunch chat from H&H Shooting Sports, discussing the Thunder free agency watch, OU and Dorial Green-Beckham, and Reggie Jackson's contract. Here's the full transcript:

  • OSU football: Desmond Roland, J.W. Walsh on College Football Performance Awards Watch Lists

    Published: Tue, Jul 8, 2014

    Oklahoma State running back Desmond Roland and quarterback J.W. Walsh have been named to the 2014 College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) Watch Lists for the running back and quarterback awards, respectively. Roland led the Cowboys in rushing as a junior and finished the 2013 season with a...



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